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Santa Ana is served by John Wayne Airport (Orange, CA)

Arriving in Santa Ana

In order to reach Santa Ana, take flights to John Wayne Airport. Flights to Santa Ana will land at this famously named airport, which lies just south of Santa Ana. Upon arriving, the Thomas F. Riley terminal consists of two terminals: A and B. The John Wayne Airport hosts many amenities such as cafes, lounges and shops, as well as Wi-Fi and public phones. Your baggage can be obtained from either carousels 1 or 2 in terminal A, or carousels 3 and 4 in terminal B. Once you've gathered your luggage, head over to the Ground Transportation Center for rental cars, public transportation, taxis, and shuttles. Airfare to Santa Ana couldn't be easier.

Getting Around in Santa Ana

Shuttles from John Wayne Airport will take passengers to their accommodations quickly and easily. Taxis in Santa Ana are run by "John Wayne Airport Yellow Cab', and offer a great way to see the area. Situated along the Santa Ana River, this coastal city is serviced by both the Metrolink and the OCTA (Orange County Transit Authority), which has bus routes that go throughout the Santa Ana area. As for travelling by car, the Santa Ana Freeway (I-5) is the principal interstate that runs through the city and connects it to Los Angeles.

Main Attractions in Santa Ana

Airfare to Santa Ana will bring visitors to beaches, museums, arts and entertainment. From Disneyland to MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art), this saucy Southern California hot spot has something for everyone. Take a stroll down Venice Beach and explore your freaky side, or check out the stunning views over at Newport Beach. There are also other surrounding beaches where you can enjoy water sports like sailing and surfing. Santa Ana flights taken during the spring and summer will bring tourists to the Fullerton Arboretum where the gardens are in full bloom. Whether its rest and relaxation you're after or full speed-ahead adventure, Santa Ana will give you a vacation full of memories, smiles, and plenty of fun.

Shopping, Dining, and Nightlife in Santa Ana

When planning your vacation to Southern California, book cheap flights to Santa Ana so that you can shop, eat and party with the best of them. Old and unique goodies can be found at Old Towne Orange, whereas hip, trendy and modern overflows from 190 different boutiques at Westfield MainPlace. When your shopping day is done try sophisticated French cuisine at La Vie en Rose or American fare at Cafe Zoolu. The restaurant choices are endless, so get out there and try a different one every night.

Live music and water front bars welcome visitors at the many night-spots in Santa Ana. At the Shark Club you won't get bitten but you will get to play pool and dance the night away. After a day in the sun, quench your thirst at Hurricane's where you will be blown away by the longest happy hour in Orange County. From shopping and surfing to art and arboretums, Santa Ana is a vacation hideaway that is just waiting to be found.

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On Arrival...
  • Santa Ana is 4 mi from John Wayne Airport (Orange, CA).
  • John Wayne Airport (Orange, CA)
    • Right now, 25 airlines operate out of John Wayne Airport.
    • John Wayne Airport offers nonstop flights to 25 cities.
    • Every week, at least 1,981 domestic flights and 28 international flights depart from John Wayne Airport.

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