John Wayne Airport to Laguna Beach Transit

How to navigate public transportation from John Wayne Airport Orange County (SNA) to Laguna Beach.


A taxi is the quickest transportation option to Laguna Beach once you arrive at John Wayne Airport Orange County (SNA). Fare: The airport is approximately 15 miles away from Laguna Beach. An estimated rate would be about $40-$45, but will vary depending on traffic.


SuperShuttle is a shared van service that can take you to and from John Wayne Airport Orange County. For more information on rates or to make a reservation, please visit their website or call 1-800-258-3826.


Taking the county bus from the airport is another option, and it will cost about $4/person; however it could take up to 1.5 hours to arrive at your destination.

Ride share 

Download the UBER or Lyft app and request a ride. 

The Route 76 bus stop is in front of the Airport-Arrival Terminal.


The Route 76 bus will take you to Newport Trans Ctr Dock 1. From there you will transfer to the Route 1 bus by walking to the Newport Trans Ctr Dock 6.

The Route 1 bus will stop in downtown Laguna Beach at the Bus Depot.  Once you exit the bus, walk west down Broadway Street or Ocean Avenue, turn left on Beach Street, and it will dead-end at the Official Visitors Center at 381 Forest Avenue.  Our trained concierge can help you plan your itinerary for the day, or arrange for overnight hotel accommodations if needed.

For more information, or assistance with bus schedules, please contact Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) at 714-560-6282 or visit