LAX FlyAway Fares Increase. Starting Jan. 1, 2009, LAX FlyAway bus fares from Van Nuys, Union Station and Westwood have increased for the nonstop service. The new fares are $6 each way for adults at Union Station and Van Nuys; $5 each way for adults at Westwood; $4 each way for seniors 65 years and older and disabled/Medicare individuals; and free for infants under 2 years.
The rental fee for Smarte Carte luggage carts increased to $4 effective Dec. 26. The rental charge for the luggage carts is on a per use basis. Smarte Carte locations accept credit cards and cash and are located in all terminals.
Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air add LAXMammoth service for winter season. Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air now offer daily non-stop LAXMammoth service for the winter ski season.
Virgin America opened its new stylish ticketing lobby in Terminal 3. Virgin America opened its new chic and modern ticketing lobby in Terminal 3 that reflects the airline’s innovative and environmentally-sensitive design sensibilities and tech-savvy amenities.
Delta Airlines to Begin LAX-Sydney and LAX-Sao Paulo Service in 2009. Delta Airlines announced it will begin non-stop service from LAX-Sydney and LAX-Sao Paulo in July and May 21, 2009, respectively.