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Holidays in Los Angeles

City of A-list Angels

Los Angeles is renowned for A-list glamour but behind the movie sets and celebrity hot spots, you’ll find a sparkling metropolis rich in character and culture.

From world-class Hollywood entertainment and stunning beaches, to edgy art galleries, trendy boutiques and eclectic restaurants, LA is a creative hub that attracts movie buffs, soul surfers, foodies and fashionistas alike – there really is something for everyone!

Whether you’re after theme park thrills, a shop down Rodeo Drive or a court-side seat at an NBA game, LA is a dream holiday destination that will have you ticking off your bucket list in no time. Plus, did we mention LA gets 300 days of sunshine a year?

We fly to Los Angeles daily

11 hour flight
London Heathrow
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You can also fly from Manchester, Aberdeen, Edinburgh or Belfast on one of our partner airlines.

Where to stay in Los Angeles

Hotels in Los Angeles

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Plan the ultimate getaway

Los Angeles and it's surroundings can be the ultimate road trip destination, and it's easy to see why. From theme parks to beaches, incredible scenery to bright city lights, and of course the endless sunshine!

Whether you're travelling as a couple or a family, visiting multiple destinations in one holiday is a great way to get a taste of everything. But planning a road trip can sound pretty daunting - where do you start?! 

We've got a few recommended itineraries for you to help kick start your plans. You might even just want to book a fly-drive with us - pick up your car at the airport and take your journey as it comes!

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Explore LA and it's surroundings

Wherever your trip takes you along the highways and byways of the USA, we'll take care of the car! So you just need to rev up your motor, set the sat-nav and make sure you’ve got plenty of snacks!

Add a car onto your holiday, or simply book a flight and car package and enjoy the freedom of the open road.

Monterey Beach Views

Classic West Coast Trip

San Francisco • Monterey • Pismo Beach • Los Angeles

Enjoy this coast-hugging drive down the famous Highway 101 from one major West Coast city to another, and enjoy some fabulous beaches in between...

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LA Family Road Trip

North Hollywood • Anaheim • Huntington Beach

This itinerary keeps the driving time down for the little ones, and allows you to visit the best theme parks that Los Angeles has to offer. But of course, there's time for relaxation at the beach too...

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San Diego

Southern Cailfornia

Los Angeles • San Diego • Palm Springs • Los Angeles

This is another road trip that allows for some spectacular coastal views, as you head south to California's 'beach city'. There's plenty to entertain all ages on this trip...

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Palm Springs - 2023

West Coast Glam

Las Vegas • Palm Springs • Los Angeles

Enjoy the A-list spots on this glamorous road trip that could see you rubbing shoulders with celebs at any moment!

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Our holiday experts are here to help you design your dream holiday, no matter how unusual or complex.

Visit us instorebook a virtual appointment or call us on 0344 472 9646 to start planning today!

Attraction tickets

Disney California Adventure Park

Disneyland Resort

With its mix of new and classic attractions and entertainment, Walt Disney’s original Theme Park is home to timeless fun. Disneyland Park is a beloved Southern California destination where generations of families can experience 8 amazingly themed lands, and there's even more fun to be had at Disney California Adventure Park,  where the stories of Disney, Pixar and beyond come to life and the much loved characters from Cars and Super Heroes like Spider-Man & Captain America call home. 

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Universal Studios Hollywood℠

Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood experience. Go behind the scenes of the world-famous Studio Tour to explore real film sets where Hollywood movies are made. From magical spells to magical creatures, from dark villains to daring heroes, it’s all here at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. And if that's not enough - SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ IS NOW OPEN!


Call to book: 0344 472 9646

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Essential information for Los Angeles

Local time
+ 16hrs
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US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States
Flight information
11h 10m
Los Angeles (LAX)
Direct flight
Getting around
A car is almost a necessity in LA, although the Metro network will take you between Universal Studios Hollywood and Pasadena in the north.

Do I need a visa?

To travel to the USA, you will need an ESTA visa. Please make sure that you have this approved at least 3 days before you head off on holiday.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Welcome to La La Land: Los Angeles highlights

The (literally) star-studded streets of the City of Angels are home to iconic beaches, world-famous theme parks and glittering cityscapes lifted straight from your favourite movies.

There’s plenty to love here, whether you can't wait to go celebrity spotting or you're desperate to discover the food scene. Delve underneath LA’s glitzy façade with package holidays to Los Angeles from Virgin Atlantic Holidays.

We know it can be hard to tear yourself away from the beach, but there’s so much more to see on Los Angeles holidays. Here are some of our favourite sights and attractions.

Got your sights set on the City of Angels' sun-soaked beaches and palm-lined vistas? Find out more about our hotels in Los Angeles

Why you'll love flying with Virgin Atlantic...

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Cabins and seats

Our seats have been designed to help you fly in total comfort during the flight, no matter what cabin you're in. See how our Upper Class, Premium and Economy seats measure up.

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Inflight Entertainment

Inflight entertainment

Browse the 1,000+ hours of content made up of the hottest Hollywood films, latest chart toppers, and a selection of hidden gems. Enjoy with complimentary drinks, snacks and a choice of tasty meal options.

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Extras and upgrades

We offer lots of little extras to help you start your holiday like a VIP. From premium airport lounge options, to meet and greet parking to Duty Free pre-orders, we're here to deliver a truly personal flying experience. Extra charges may apply.

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