Flying from Hong Kong to Los Angeles
Like Hong Kong, Los Angeles is an international city full of opportunities for both business and pleasure, so both business travelers and tourists fly from Hong Kong to Los Angeles. You can find great prices for air tickets to Los Angeles as well as rental cars and hotels with Orbitz.com.
Hong Kong and Its Airport
Hong Kong is a Special Administrative Region of China, and it operates under an independent economic system. Its free economy makes it a center of international trade, while tourists enjoy the natural beauty and unique architecture of this group of islands. Over 75 airlines fly from bustling Hong Kong International Airport.
Hong Kong International Airport is located on Lantau Island. You can drive to Hong Kong International Airport and then leave your car in one of the two long-term parking facilities. There is also a short-term parking facility. Public transportation options include a wide range of city buses to points throughout the island and beyond. Buses cost from 3.5 Hong Kong dollars ($.45) for local shuttle buses to 21 Hong Kong dollars and up ($2.71) for intercity buses. Urban taxis, taxis from the New Territories and Lantau Island taxis all serve the airport, but there is no taxi service from Discovery Bay.
Both departure terminals feature a wide range of dining options. You can enjoy a full Asian or international meal, or just pick up an Asian snack or fresh baked goods along with a hot or cold drink before you board your plane. You can also find ice cream and fast food options at both terminals. Hong Kong International Airport is noted for its shops, which include traditional duty-free alcohol and tobacco stores, as well as designer boutiques and electronics stores.
About Los Angeles
Los Angeles is California's largest city. Its population of nearly four million includes many immigrants and descendants of immigrants from Mexico and Latin America, Armenia, China, Japan, Iran, Vietnam and many other lands. This makes it a truly multicultural city, bustling with business opportunities and tourist attractions.
Your Trip to Los Angeles
Los Angeles International Airport is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. You can pick up a rental car at the airport or make use of the inexpensive city buses and FlyAway public shuttle that run frequently from the airport to various points in the center of the city. There is also a shuttle to a nearby Metro station, from which you can travel to stations throughout Los Angeles. Your hotel may offer its own shuttle, and taxi service is available from 10 authorized firms that provide service from the arrivals terminal.
The weather in Los Angeles is hot and sunny throughout the year, and practically any time is a great time to visit. Lows in the mid-40s are common in December, January, and February, but even in those months, daytime highs reach up to 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid-50s are typical of March, April, May and November, and the hottest time of year is from June to September, with highs reaching in the mid-80s in August. Winter months in Los Angeles average approximately 3 inches of rain, but there is almost no rainfall in July and August.
Los Angeles has a wide range of historical and cultural attractions and events, and it is also home to beautiful and relaxing beaches. Universal Studios offers tours of its production facilities, and cinema fans will also enjoy IRIS, a new permanent production by Le Cirque du Soleil that is dedicated to motion pictures. The Getty Center is one of the world's most extensive art museums, and the main railway station, Union Station, is an architectural attraction in itself. The Venice Canals Walkway is great for relaxation, as are the Topanga State Park and the city's many beaches.
The Best of Los Angeles
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- 9 direct flights are operating from Hong Kong to Los Angeles today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 12h 37m.
- Cathay Pacific flight 880 (12:15 AM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles.
- Malaysia Airlines flight 9472 (7:35 PM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's latest available flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles (American Airlines flight 8937, Boeing 777-300) takes 12h 25m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles (Malaysia Airlines flight 9472, Boeing 777) takes 13h 0m.
- Flights from Hong Kong Intl. Airport (HKG) to Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX), Bob Hope Airport (BUR), Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB) are available for this route.
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