At John Wayne Airport, we’re making it easier for you to connect with friends and family with post-security access pass.

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    Get the latest news about John Wayne Airport here.

  • AirPAWS Therapy Dogs

    Trained therapy dogs at the Thomas F. Riley Terminal help make travel more enjoyable.

  • Helping Hands

    Traveling can be difficult for guests with hidden disabilities. We're here to help.

  • Travel Tips

    Tips to help you prepare for a safe and enjoyable air travel experience.

  • Lost & Found

    If you lost an item at security screening or in a public area of the Airport, please contact Airport Police Services for help.

  • Volunteer Program

    Join our team of trained customer service professionals to enhance the guest experience at the Airport.

  • Music & Art

    Art exhibits and live performances enhance the guest experience at the Airport.

  • John Wayne Airport Receives National Achievement Award

    John Wayne Airport received a 2021 Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for our “Welcome Back” campaign. The Airport received the Civic Education and Public Information category award, which recognizes programs that enrich the public’s understanding of county government and elevate awareness of county services.

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John Wayne Airport is ready to reconnect guests with family, friends, and business associates, and welcome everyone back to a cleaner, safer, and more secure environment.

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John Wayne Airport News

  • John Wayne Airport Posts August 2021 Statistics

    Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in August 2021 as compared to August 2020. In August 2021, the Airport served 831,522 passengers, an increase of 211.1% when compared with the August 2020 passenger traffic count of 266,986 and a decrease of 11.8% when compared to August 2019 of 942,541 passengers. Read more

  • John Wayne Airport Showcases Unique Negative Space Digital Photography

    Inspired by Ansel Adams and traditional Chinese landscape painting, artist Crystal Yachin Lee creates mesmerizing images of space embracing vastness within her compositions to emphasize her subject and evoke an emotional response. Examples of her unique perspective will be displayed at John Wayne Airport in a new exhibit showcasing photographs from her group of works entitled Ciel. Her art will be displayed in the Thomas F. Riley Terminal as part of the JWA Community Focus Space through October 19, 2021. Read more

  • John Wayne Airport Posts July 2021 Statistics

    Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in July 2021 as compared to July 2020. In July 2021, the Airport served 890,185 passengers, an increase of 272.3% when compared with the July 2020 passenger traffic count of 239,120 and a decrease of 5.9% when compared to July 2019 of 946,111 passengers. Read more