Las Vegas McCarran Airport Reviews
Las Vegas McCarran Airport Reviews
Las Vegas McCarran Airport also known as McCarran International Airport (IATA: LAS, ICAO: KLAS, FAA LID: LAS) is the principal commercial airport serving Las Vegas and Clark County, Nevada, United States.
The Las Vegas McCarran Airport is five miles (8 km) south of downtown Las Vegas, in the unincorporated area of Paradise in Clark County. It covers 2,800 acres (1,100 ha) and has four runways. McCarran is owned by Clark County and operated by the Clark County Department of Aviation (DOA). McCarran Airport served as a hub for Great Lakes Airlines. It is a focus city for Allegiant Air and Southwest Airlines; and is the largest operation base for both Allegiant and Southwest. The airport became a crew and maintenance base for Spirit Airlines in February 2012. It is named after the former Nevada Senator Pat McCarran (1876–1954).
In 2012 Las Vegas McCarran Airport ranked 24th in the world for passenger traffic, with 40,799,830 passengers passing through the terminal.
Las Vegas McCarran Airport has more than 1,234 slot machines throughout the airport terminals. The slots are owned and operated by Michael Gaughan Airport Slots.
The Las Vegas McCarran Airport ranked 8th in the world for aircraft movements with 527,739 takeoffs and landings. McCarran and the DOA are self-sufficient enterprises, requiring no money from the County’s general fund.
Art Gallery – There are several exhibits throughout the terminals.
ATMs / Cash Machines – Yes, available throughout the airport (landside and airside).
Aviation Museum – An entertaining and informative view of the history of aviation in Southern Nevada. Location: Terminal 1, landside, 2nd level, shopping area on the Esplanade. Hours: open 24 hours.
Car Rentals – Advantage • Alamo • Avis • Budget • Dollar • Enterprise • Hertz • Payless • Savmor • Thrifty. Location: McCarran Rent-A-Car Center, 3 miles from the airport, access by blue-and-white McCarran Rent-A-Car Center shuttles.
Children’s Play Area – Locations: D Gate, airside
Currency Exchange – Travelex offers foreign exchange services. Locations: Terminal 1, baggage area • Terminal 3, E Gates.
Fitness Center: Head over to the Fitness Beast Fitness Center for a work out or just use the sauna, steam room, and showers and lockers. Location: Espanade, Level 2. Rates: US$ 9.95 for a day pass. Hours: Mon-Fri 4 am – 11 pm / Sat-Sun 8 am – 8 pm
Food / Dining – At the time of this update it was not known if there are any 24-hour food or beverage concessions available at the airport.
Information Desk – There are three information desks: Terminal 1, Baggage Claim • Terminal 1, Shopping Area, Esplanade • Terminal 3, E Gates.
Kid’s Play Area: Location: Terminal D, Level 2
Luggage Storage / Lockers – Lockers are available airside at the Terminal 1, A Gates, B Gates, C Gates, D Gates • Terminal 3 E Gates. Items can be stored for up to 48 hours. Rates: $2/hour or $8/day (Medium and Large Lockers) • $3/hour or $12/day (Jumbo).
Mobile Charging – You can charge you mobile devices for free at the Verizon Recharge Zones. Locations:Terminal 1, A Gates, B Gates, C Gates, D Gates • Terminal 3 E Gates. If you are in a rush, Rapid Charger can charge your devices twice as fast, but there is a fee to use. Location: Terminal 1, Gates A, B and Baggage Claim, Gates D, Shopping Area on the Esplanade • Terminal 3, Gates E.
Police – Locations: Esplanade (landside) • E Gates at Terminal 3 (airside)
Showers – See “Fitness Center” above.
Slot Machines – This is Las Vegas after all, so you will find lots of slot machines around the airport. If you are trying to sleep, you will want to find an area away from these noisy machines. Bring ear plugs. Good luck!
Smoking – Designated smoking areas are available in these areas: Barney’s Lounge (C Gates) • Bud Track Lounge (Espanade) • Gaming Lounges (C, D & E Gates) • outdoors near the ticketing and baggage claim (landside).
Internet: Free WiFi is available at Las Vegas Airport.
Open 24 hours
Las Vegas McCarran Airport Map
Las Vegas McCarran Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for Mc_Carran_International_Airport||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|11.12.2017||02–06||0 mm||12 °C||Light air from South||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||10 °C||Light air from Southwest||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||16 °C||Light air from Northeast||0 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||13 °C||Light breeze from Southwest||3 m/s|
|12.12.2017||00–06||0 mm||12 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||9 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||17 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||13 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||3 m/s|
|13.12.2017||00–06||0 mm||13 °C||Light breeze from West||2 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||10 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||3 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||18 °C||Light air from Southeast||1 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||17 °C||Light breeze from South||2 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||15 °C||Light air from South-southwest||1 m/s|
|14.12.2017||04–10||0 mm||10 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|10–16||0 mm||16 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||3 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||18 °C||Gentle breeze from East-northeast||4 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||12 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|15.12.2017||04–10||0 mm||11 °C||Light breeze from West||2 m/s|
|10–16||0 mm||13 °C||Light air from Northwest||1 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||15 °C||Light air from Northwest||1 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||11 °C||Light breeze from Southwest||2 m/s|
|16.12.2017||04–10||0 mm||7 °C||Light air from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|10–16||0 mm||14 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||17 °C||Light air from North||1 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||11 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|