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Fares from $149 One Way, $288 Round Trip from Orange County to Anchorage

Prices starting at $288 for return flights and $149 for one-way flights to Anchorage were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Route Information for Flights from Orange County to Anchorage

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeANC
Distance3769 km
Direct Flight AirlinesAlaska Airlines, Qantas, LATAM Airlines, Korean Air, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival1:10PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:10PM UTC

Book Your Flight from Orange County to Anchorage

Departing From Orange County, CA
John Wayne Airport

The John Wayne Airport, located in Santa Ana, is the only airport in Orange County that provides domestic and international flights for travelers. WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and several others handle all of the flights from Orange County at this airport. A simple visit to Orbitz.com can help you find discounted flights and cheap tickets on all flights leaving John Wayne.

Convenient Parking Options

John Wayne Airport has traditional parking available in short-term and long-term lots, but it also features some convenient offerings, such as a curbside valet service. You simply drive your car to one of the drop-off locations for a valet to park your car for you. When you use the valet service, you can also have your car washed and detailed while you're away. Main Street parking away from the airport is available as well, with a courtesy shuttle that transports travelers to and from the terminal.

How to Get There

Yellow Cab charges around $3 for the first 1/4 mile and 65 cents for each additional mile. If you want to get to the airport without driving, take a cab or a shuttle. Apollo Shuttle, Shuttle 2000, and ABC Shuttle are a few of the companies that take travelers to John Wayne Airport. Another option is to drive a rental car there and return it to its on-site company. The rental car companies operating from John Wayne Airport include Hertz, Avis, Enterprise, and Budget. More information on rental car arrangements can be found on Orbitz.com.

Grab a Bite

With California Pizza Kitchen, Javi's, Pei Wei, Pinkberry, Starbucks, and several other restaurants located at the airport, a snack or full meal can be grabbed in just minutes. Fast food restaurants, such as McDonald's and Subway, also serve travelers at this airport. When you need low-fare tickets to depart from this location, visit Orbitz.com. It only takes a few minutes to search the available flights from Orange County and find the one that works best for you.

Airports in Anchorage

Explore the wilds of America's last frontier when you visit Anchorage, Alaska. Start your journey by searching for cheap flights to Anchorage on Orbitz.com. The search options on the site help you get exactly what you want at a fair price. The main airport for the Anchorage area is the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, located about five miles outside of downtown. Some of the airlines that regularly fly in to the airport are Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Delta, Condor, Korea Airlines and US Airways. No matter where you're flying from, finding low fares is a snap on Orbitz.com.

Transportation from the Airport

A free shuttle bus service takes passengers between terminals and to the car-rental facility. Shuttles to lodgings in Anchorage are available but must be booked ahead of time. The Municipality of Anchorage People Mover Bus runs from 6 a.m. until 11 p.m., with stops at the airport and throughout the city. Alternatively, you can take a taxi from the terminal to your hotel.

Weather in Anchorage

Because of its high latitude, summer days in Anchorage are extremely long. High temperatures during the summer months range from 55 to 65°F. During heat waves, the temperature may surge into the 80s. Winters are cold but not as cold as interior Alaska. Average temperatures during the winter are consistently below freezing, and annual snowfall is about 75 inches.

Things to Do in Anchorage

The Alaska Zoo and Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center both provide a chance to get close to some of the arctic's native creatures. Several mountain skiing areas and resorts are located a short distance from the city. Flights to Anchorage start out right when you book on Orbitz.com.

Flights from Orange County to Anchorage - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Orange County to Anchorage?

You're going to have to swap planes if you want to travel from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.). Various companies offer services on this route with just one stopover, including Alaska Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Orange County to Anchorage?

Grab the opportunity to chill out on your flight from Orange County to Anchorage. The quickest flight time from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) is 5 hours and 30 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy a beverage or get absorbed in a good book.

How many hours flight from Orange County to Anchorage?

It usually takes around 8 hours and 30 minutes to travel from SNA to ANC. Breeze through the journey by watching TV shows and reading magazines. Alternatively, why not catch up on some sleep?

What airlines have the most flights from Orange County to Anchorage?

You'll need to make one or more stopovers if you're flying from SNA to ANC. Right now, there aren't any airlines that offer direct flights on this route.

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