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LAX Hours of Operation / Nighttime Closure Except For Airline Passengers and Airport And City Personnel

Due to heavy overnight construction, limited early morning flight activity, terminal cleaning and sanitizing protocols and a priority to keep all guests and employees at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) safe and healthy, LAX will be closed to the public nightly between midnight and 5 a.m. except for:

  • Ticketed airline passengers and persons meeting, accompanying or assisting them (Airline check-in counters and federal passenger security screening will be open depending upon flight schedules for each terminal)
  • Airport and City Personnel whose employment requires their presence

The closure applies to all areas and buildings shown in the map below.

Persons violating the closure are subject to arrest and misdemeanor prosecution (Los Angeles Municipal Code Section 171.02(n)).

Area Closed to the public

LAX Infoline (855) 463 5252 or [email protected]

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