Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS)
Las Vegas, USA
Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is the 53rd best airport according to our worldwide airport ranking. Over 47 million air passengers travel through the airport annually, making it the seventh busiest airport in the US and the 26th busiest in the world.
Quality of service
LAS Flight Cancellations and Flight Delays Compensation
More than 450 flights depart from Las Vegas McCarran International airport daily. The average flight delay percentage for the airport was 10% in 2016, which is less than both Los Angeles International and Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International. San Francisco International Airport receives the largest traffic from Las Vegas McCarran, followed by Denver International Airport and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. LAS ranks 7.9/10 for punctuality. Last year less than 1% of all flights were canceled of heavily delayed (more than three hours).
On-time performance for nearby airports
For delays longer than three hours and cancellations, airline passengers are entitled to compensation under EU regulation. If you encounter these flight disruptions you could be eligible for up to $600. Alternatively, if you are denied boarding at LAS due to an overbooked flight you may be entitled to up to $1350. Learn more about your air passenger rights when traveling to the EU from LAS.
|Nearby Airport||On-Time Performance|
|St George||St George , US||8.8|
|Palm Springs International Airport||Palm Springs, US||7.6|
Had a Delayed or Cancelled Flight from LAS Airport?
Every year, 10% of flights departing from Las Vegas McCarran International Airport are delayed (more than 15 mins) or canceled. AirHelp assists air passengers who have experienced a flight delay or cancellation to get compensation from their airline. Simply enter your flight details for any flight that has been delayed or canceled in the last three years to check your eligibility. You could be owed up to $600 in compensation.
Flights from LAS
Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is a major airport in the US. It is the 26th busiest airport in the world and the 7th busiest in the US, with over 47 million annual passengers. American, Delta and Spirit are the airlines that carry the most passengers from LAS.
Most Popular Flight Routes
|1.||LAS to LAX (Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, USA)|
|2.||LAS to SFO (San Francisco, San Francisco, USA)|
|3.||LAS to DEN (Denver Intl Airport, Denver, USA)|
|4.||LAS to SEA (Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seattle, USA)|
|5.||LAS to PHX (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl Airport, Phoenix, USA)|
Delayed or Cancelled Flight Routes from LAS
As only 10% of flights out of Las Vegas McCarran International are delayed of canceled, you’re likely to arrive at your destination on time. However, there are some routes that are affected by flight delays and cancellations more often that others. Here is our list of the routes that are most frequently affected:
|1.||LAS to BIL (Billings, Billings, USA)||46%|
|2.||LAS to YYZ (Toronto Lester B Pearson Intl, Toronto, Canada)||44%|
|3.||LAS to LAX (Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, USA)||42%|
Had a flight delay from LAS in the last 3 years? You could be eligible to claim compensation.
Did you know that any delayed, cancelled or overbooked flight you’ve taken in the last 3 years could be eligible for compensation from the airline? Wherever you’re flying from -- EU, US or international, you have unique passenger rights for the region. For flights from Las Vegas MCarran International Airport, you could be eligible for up to $600 in compensation for delays or cancellations and up to $1350 for overbooked flights. Learn more about your air passenger rights when your flight has been delayed and what steps to take next.
How Passengers feel about LAS Airport
We analyzed passengers’ opinions on Twitter about their experience traveling to and from Las Vegas McCarran International Airport, and the overall satisfaction level was 5 on a scale of 10, making it less satisfactory than Seattle-Tacoma but more popular than Miami International.
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About LAS Airport
Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is the primary commercial airport serving the Las Vegas Valley, a major metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Nevada. It is named after Pat McCarran, a former Nevada senator who contributed to the development of aviation both in Las Vegas and on a national scale.
LAS Airport Location
Las Vegas McCarran Airport International is located in Paradise, about 5 miles (8.0 km) south of downtown Las Vegas, Nevada.
- Airport IATA Code: LAS
- Address: 5757 Wayne Newton Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119, USA
- Contact: 17022614635
Getting around LAS