• Helping Hands

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

  • 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.

  • News & Info

    Get the latest news about John Wayne Airport here.

  • Music & Art

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

  • Visit Orange County

    Information for visitors to Orange County.

  • Volunteer Program

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

  • Travel Tips

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

  • AirPAWS Therapy Dogs

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

  • John Wayne Airport “Helping Hands” Program Receives National Association of Counties Achievement Award

    The National Association of Counties (NACo) presented John Wayne Airport with an Achievement Award for Best in Category – Human Services for the Airport’s “Helping Hands” program which provides individualized assistance for individuals with an autism spectrum disorder and other hidden disabilities.

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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

  • Architectural Watercolor Paintings on Display at John Wayne Airport

    Artist Brad Neal brings mixed media artwork to John Wayne Airport, featuring watercolor and ink line drawings that capture the essential character and architectural detail of the environments he creates. His work is on display in the Thomas F. Riley Terminal as part of the JWA Community Focus Space through May 20, 2021. Read more

  • Hot Glass/OC Art Exhibit Debuts at John Wayne Airport

    An exhibition featuring the creative talents of professional Orange County artists specializing in the use of hot glass makes a luminous debut at John Wayne Airport in a new exhibit titled 'Hot Glass/OC' through October 2021. Guests who visit the Vi Smith Concourse Gallery in the Terminal can view multiple examples of colorful and innovative glass-related artwork. Read more

  • Access Secure Areas at John Wayne Airport with an “OC AirPASS” Post-Security Access Pass

    Guests without a boarding pass can access the secure areas of the John Wayne Airport Terminal with an OC AirPASS (post-security access pass) to shop, dine, watch planes, and greet friends and relatives when they arrive at the gate or accompany them before their flight. Read more