Search for direct flights from your hometown and find hotels near Orange County, CA, or scroll up to see more international or domestic airports. This airport has domestic and international flights from Santa Ana, California, and is 5 miles from downtown Orange County, California. Newport Beach is conveniently located next to John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA) in Orange County, California, but is also accessible from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the north, Long Beach Airport (LGB) also to the north and San Diego International Airport (SAN) to the south, and Ontario International Airport (ONT) southeast. Search for direct flights from your hometown and find hotels near Orange County, CA, or scroll down to see more international or domestic airports.
Located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego within Orange County, Laguna Beach is perfectly located on the stunning Southern California coastline. Originally called Orange County Airport, the Orange County Board of Supervisors changed the name of the airport in 1979 to honor actor John Wayne, who lived in neighboring Newport Beach and died that year. The gateway to Southern California and the closest airport to Laguna Beach, John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA), is conveniently located approximately 35 miles south of Los Angeles and 90 miles north of San Diego.