John Wayne International Airport is the sole commercial airport in Orange County. General aviation operations outnumber commercial operations and several facilities at the airport serve the general aviation and corporate aviation community.
As of 2015, the largest airlines at John Wayne Airport were Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and Delta Airlines.
John Wayne Airport is 14 miles (23 km) from Orange County’s main attraction – the Disneyland Resort and Knotts Berry Farm. A statue of John Wayne, the airport’s namesake, welcomes passengers in the arrivals area on the lower level.