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Fares from $18 One Way, $35 Round Trip from Orange County to Austin

Prices starting at $35 for return flights and $18 for one-way flights to Austin were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Orange County to Austin - Frequently Asked Questions

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

You'll have to break up the journey from Orange County to Austin because there are no direct services on this route. United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines offer the best alternative — a flight with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Orange County to Austin?

The shortest flight from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Austin, TX Airport (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) is 3 hours and 15 minutes. Slip a few things into your hand luggage to keep you out of mischief, like a gripping book or some Sudoku puzzles.

Route Information for Flights from Orange County to Austin

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeAUS
Distance1238 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival5:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:20AM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 26, 2019

Good flight

Dec 4, 2019

This airplane was way better than the first one ( going to LA)

Nov 26, 2019

$30 for 1 small bag is ridiculous!

Sep 12, 2019

It did seem like everyone just took their sweet time. We have had better Jet Blue flights.

Aug 4, 2019

Great experience

Jun 30, 2019

Good experience. I will probably fly Delta again.

Jun 18, 2019

No frills you get what you pay for.

Feb 5, 2019

thank you. I will return

Jan 11, 2019

keep up the good work and thanks

Dec 27, 2018

I actually didn't get the seats I selected for myself and my husband even though in our assigned rows we each had an open seat next to us

Finding Flights from Orange County to Austin

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.

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is the major airport that serves visitors and residents of the capital city of Texas. The airport offers nonstop service to 39 locations, including Chicago, New York City, and San Francisco. For more information on Austin-Bergstrom International, or to find cheap flights to Austin, travelers should visit Orbitz.com.

Transportation at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Austin-Bergstrom International offers a wide selection of limousine services, charters, shuttles, and taxis for busy air travelers. Visitors should know that there is a minimum taxi fare of $12.85, which includes an airport surcharge of $1.00. People can also rent their own car at one of nine car-rental agencies. To find a good deal on a rental car, visitors should make reservations on Orbitz.com before traveling. For visitors interested in taking public transportation, there is also a bus route that travels to the airport.

Austin Weather Conditions

Weather in Austin is usually temperate, with an average temperature around 68°F. Winters are often mild, with an average high of 62°F in January. However, summers in Austin are warmer than most areas of the country, with an average high of 97°F in August.

Major Attractions in Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas, is known as the live music capital of the world, so there are many restaurants, bars, and clubs that offer a variety of music, ranging from the blues to electronica. Austin also hosts several music festivals each year, including Austin City Limits, SXSW, and the Texas Rock Fest. Hotels fill early when a music festival is in town, so visitors should make hotel reservations while they book cheap flights to Austin on Orbitz.com.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.