Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) useful guide for arriving Passengers. Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) arrival process for International as well as Domestic passengers and Ground transportation options to the Hotels on the Strip or downtown Las Vegas are covered in this short travel video guide by Hipfig.
This useful Vegas McCarran Airport video covers:
1). Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) terminals Information,
2). International Arrival process at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) – for International passengers to Vegas,
3). Domestic Arrival info for arriving passengers at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS),
4). Available Ground transportation at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) – Taxi, Rental Cars, Limo, & Airport Shuttles,
4). How to catch or get on to Public transport Bus at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) to the Strip or downtown Las Vegas hotel, and
5). Travel tips for passengers arriving at McCarran Airport in Vegas.
Harry Reid International Airport (IATA: LAS, ICAO: KLAS, FAA LID: LAS) is an international airport in Paradise, Nevada, and is the main government airport for public use in the Las Vegas Valley, a metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Nevada, about 5 miles (8 km) south of Downtown Las Vegas. The airport is owned by the Clark County Commission and operated by the Clark County Department of Aviation. LAS covers 2,800 acres (11.3 km2) of land.
The airport was built in 1942 and opened to airline flights in 1948. It has expanded since then and has employed various innovative technologies, such as common-use facilities. The airport has four runways and two passenger terminals. East of the passenger terminals is the Marnell Air Cargo Center, and on the west side of the airport are fixed-base operators and helicopter companies. The airport services as a base for Allegiant Air, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. The airport was also a hub for Bonanza Air Lines, Hughes Airwest, and America West Airlines, and continued as a hub when America West merged into US Airways, until 2008. It is the busiest airport in the United States that does not operate as a hub for any of the five U.S legacy carriers.
The airport is named after U.S. Senator Harry Reid, who represented Nevada in the Senate from 1987 to 2017. From 1968 prior to the renaming on December 14, 2021, the airport was called McCarran International Airport, and prior to 1968, it was named McCarran Field, after U.S Senator Pat McCarran who represented Nevada from 1933 until 1954.