Brad Pitt's close friend Alia Shawkat wraps up in padded jacket

Brad Pitt’s close friend Alia Shawkat wraps up in padded jacket as she jets out of LA… after being spotted with the A-list actor a number of times

She’s been spotted in the company of Brad Pitt a number of times in recent weeks.

And Alia Shawkat was seen leaving Los Angeles on Sunday, catching a flight out of LAX as she embarked on a solo trip.

The Arrested Development actress, 30, was wrapped up for the cold weather in a beige padded coat and a brightly coloured knit.

On her travels: Brad Pitt’s close friend Alia Shawkat was seen leaving Los Angeles on Sunday, catching a flight out of LAX as she embarked on a solo trip

Alia dressed her look down with trendy sportswear inspired trousers and a pair of leather ankle boots.

She carried her essentials in a heavy duty backpack and went make-up free for her flight, completing her look with a pair of white-rimmed shades.

The star appeared in high spirits as she pushed a huge amount of luggage through the airport, travelling in style.

Alia was last spotted near his home in the Beachwood Canyon neighborhood of Los Angeles on Wednesday. 

Just friends: The actress, 40, has been spotted in the company of Hollywood A-lister Brad Pitt a number of times in recent weeks

Keeping cosy: The Arrested Development star was wrapped up for the cold weather in a beige padded coat and a brightly coloured knit

Brad and Alia were first seen together on September 21, exiting the opening of the show A Play is a Poem in Los Angeles side by side. 

On October 24, they were seen taking in a performance of Mike Birbiglia’s one-man play The New One.

Brad and Alia went to an art exhibit together at Wilding Cran Gallery on November 16.

They were last seen together at Kanye West’s show at the Hollywood Bowl on November 24.

A source told People there is no romance between the pair, insisting: ‘They are absolutely just friends.’ 

Growing close: Brad and Alia were first seen together on September 21, exiting the opening of the show A Play is a Poem in Los Angeles side by side

Pictured together: Brad and Alia went to an art exhibit together at Wilding Cran Gallery on November 16

Entertainment Tonight added that they have been friends for several months.

And an insider told E! News: ‘They’ve spent time together and have similar interests, but that’s the extent of it.

‘They are not a couple and there’s nothing romantic going on. Brad has different friends in different walks of life and this is one of them. He enjoys being social with friends.’ 

The Troy star has yet to finalise his divorce from Angelina Jolie, with whom he shares six kids – Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox.

They are legally single but they reportedly still have to iron out financial agreements.

Split: Brad has yet to finalise his divorce from Angelina Jolie, with whom he shares six kids – Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox

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