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Fares from $24 One Way, $47 Round Trip from Orange County to Phoenix

Prices starting at $47 for return flights and $24 for one-way flights to Phoenix 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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Route Information for Flights from Orange County to Phoenix

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodePHX
Distance369 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways, JAL, Air France, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Australia, Aeromexico, LATAM Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Southwest Airlines, Korean Air, Air Tahiti Nui, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival11:25PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:50AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 6, 2020

seamless process and flight thank you !

Feb 1, 2020

Flight attendants were all very polite and so very nice!

Jan 30, 2020

One of my best and easiest travel experiences yet!

Jan 23, 2020

Happy to have a flight. and connecting flight go smoothly.

Jan 19, 2020

I very much appreciate the prompt takeoff and arrival!

Jan 8, 2020

I had a great experience.

Dec 30, 2019

Original flight delayed which made my connection tenuous. Agent was extremely helpful in researching options & eventually rebooking me on another flight at another airport with American picking up the cab fare to get there!

Dec 22, 2019

Not enough space in the seats...very full flight.

Dec 12, 2019

Lead flight attendant was exceptional. Flight could be improved with in-seat power.

Dec 9, 2019

Fine as a short flight, economy ticket through the Orbitz package guaranteed group 9 boarding and a middle seat.

Finding Flights from Orange County to Phoenix

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 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

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 It only takes a few minutes to search the available flights from Orange County and find the one that works best for you.

Phoenix Airport Information

Travelers to the Phoenix-Scottsdale area fly into the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. When you purchase tickets on cheap flights to Phoenix via, you will be able to choose from all of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport. The airport is located less than six miles east of the downtown area, so it's just a quick trip down Highway 10.

Ground Transportation in Phoenix

The most economical way to get into the city is via the Phoenix Airport Shuttle, which will drop you off by the Washington Metro Light Rail stop. There are three cab companies that can take you to downtown Phoenix or wherever you need to go, and rates are standard across all companies. Expect to pay $5 for the first mile, $2.30 for each additional mile and $23 for each hour you are delayed in traffic. If you use to purchase your air tickets, consider adding on a rental car for ultimate mobility while you are in the area.

Phoenix Area Weather Information

Phoenix winters are mild, with temperatures in the 40s, 50s and 60s, but you will find that summers there can be brutal. While nights may be as low as the mid-70s, daytime temperatures often exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Pack plenty of light-colored, lightweight clothing, and schedule your outdoor activities for early morning or late afternoon.

What to Do in Phoenix

Phoenix and the nearby city of Scottsdale are centers of arts and culture, and they also offer plenty of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. While you are in the Phoenix area, be sure to visit Camelback Mountain, take the Thursday evening art walk in Scottsdale, visit one of more than 100 art galleries, visit the Phoenix Zoo or drive along the Apache Trail. No matter what you choose to do during your stay in Phoenix, remember to use the next time you want to purchase cheap flights to Phoenix.

Flights from Orange County to Phoenix - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Start packing your bags, because there are two airlines that operate direct flights from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.). Check out the deals with Southwest Airlines and American Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Orange County to Phoenix?

If conditions are good and all goes according to plan, you could be landing at Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.) from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) in only 1 hour and 10 minutes. With such a short flight time, consider bringing just hand luggage.

What airlines fly from Orange County to Phoenix most frequently?

Consider booking a flight with Southwest Airlines (WN), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 149 flights every month between Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) and Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.). Alternatively, reserve your favorite seat with American Airlines (AA). You'll have 94 monthly flights between Orange County and Phoenix to select from with this carrier.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on 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.