Westfield unveils new customer journey at LAX Terminal 2

‘L.A. in Motion’-inspired design, local flavors highlight new international terminal


  • $78.3 million investment by Westfield to transform nearly 76,000 square feet of dining, retail and common area
  • 34 percent projected increase in sales, with projected annual sales of $41 million
  • 76 percent projected increase in permanent terminal jobs
  • A vibrant, new design and 16 new retail and dining destinations, including seven Southern California brands
  • Westfield’s design inspiration, “L.A. in Motion,” captures the energy and on-the-go attitude of Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (Click here for our online press kit) – A key milestone in Westfield’s transformation of five terminals at Los Angeles International Airport was unveiled today with the grand opening of the new Terminal 2, which joins Tom Bradley International Terminal as a world-class hub for global travelers.

Westfield – which designs, funds, builds and manages the world’s best retail destinations and customer experiences in landmark cities and airports around the globe – invested $78.3 million into the terminal and transformed nearly 76,000 square feet, including more than 15,000 square feet of new dining and retail. The upgrade brings together a vibrant design, local restaurants and signature retail, creating a more holistic customer journey.

“L.A. is the center of international travel, and this spectacular new terminal will help us broaden our global reach even further,” said Mayor Eric Garcetti. “With the help of our partners, we have turned this terminal into a beautiful new space — and an expression of our commitment to building the world-class airport our residents and visitors expect and deserve.”

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Westfield unveils 4 new dining destinations coming to Terminal 1 overhaul

West Hollywood-based Reilly’s Irish Pub, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, California Pizza Kitchen, and modern new deli concept join lineup;

Total transformation of Southwest flagship will benefit 8M customers annually

California Pizza Kitchen rendering

Image courtesy of Areas USA.

Four new dining destinations will bolster the new customer experience Westfield is bringing to Terminal 1 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), part of a $508 million overhaul spearheaded by Southwest Airlines in partnership with Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). Managed by Areas USA, the new venues include Reilly’s Irish Pub of West Hollywood, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, California Pizza Kitchen, and Deli & Co. When complete, the new Terminal 1 will dramatically transform the customer experience with a bold new design, exciting new digital innovations, and 24 new premier dining and retail destinations.

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