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The airport supplying air services for the Los Angeles area is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). LAX is located in the southwestern area of the city, 16 miles from the downtown area. Taxi service is available from the downtown area, taking around a half-hour, for about $46.50. For those driving to LAX, long-term parking is available for $12 a day. A shuttle bus is provided at no cost to transfer passengers from the parking lots to the airport terminals.
You can catch a flight from Los Angeles to Atlanta on a number of airlines, including US Airways, AirTran, United Airlines and American Airlines. There are plenty of restaurants located at LAX, offering a variety of meal types, from sushi for under $10 at Sushi Boy to steaks and seafood for under $30 at Encounter Restaurant.
Atlanta is known as the city in a forest due to the abundant tree growth throughout the city. Just like the trees, Atlanta has been growing constantly since the Civil War. Old neighborhoods are being revitalized, and new people from around the world are moving to the city each year, creating one of the most multicultural cities in the world.
You'll arrive in Atlanta at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The airport handles over 252,000 passengers daily. Fortunately, it's only about 7 miles from the center of Atlanta, making it simple to travel to your destination once you leave the terminal. There are buses, trains and taxis to take you to the downtown area. The trip by bus or train to the city's center will take about 20 minutes and cost $2.50. The trip by taxi is shorter by only 5 minutes and costs approximately $30.
The best time to visit Atlanta is during the fringes of the peak summer season. You'll need to reserve your room a minimum of three weeks in advance to beat the crowds. Summers in Atlanta are hot and humid, with high temperatures in the 90s. You should dress lightly but may want to carry around a light jacket in case you are caught in one of the frequent summer storms.
One of the most frequently visited attractions in Atlanta is the Georgia Aquarium, the largest aquarium in the world. For sports fans, there are Atlanta Falcon, Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Hawks and Dream games. A professional opera, ballet and symphony orchestra also provide plenty of opportunities for entertainment.
When you fly from LAX to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, you'll be traveling through two of the busiest airports in the world. The smoothly operating facilities get you to your destination quickly and efficiently. Let Orbitz.com help you with the rest of your trip from Los Angeles to Atlanta, with extensive information on the attractions that will keep you entertained throughout your visit.
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