Air Travel

The Newport Beach Marriott is 5 miles (15 minutes) from John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA) in Orange County, California. The airport is served by 11 commercial airlines and 3 commuter airlines, offering over 280 flights per day. Taxi fares from SNA are estimated at $18-20, one way.

Newport Beach can also be accessed by Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to the north (44 miles), Long Beach Airport (LGB) also to the north (25 miles) and LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT) to the southeast (49 miles). More information about airport distances and taxi fares can be found on the website for the Newport Beach Marriott.

Driving Directions

Newport Beach is an easy drive from many places in California, including Los Angeles, San Diego, and the Inland Empire (Temecula, Riverside, San Bernardino). More detailed driving instructions can be found on the Visit Newport Beach website.


Guests of the hotel are able to self-park on site for $21 daily or valet park for $28 daily.

Things to do in Newport Beach

Highlights include Balboa Island and Peninsula, as well as the Newport Sports Museum and Sherman Library and Gardens. Outdoor enthusiasts can surf the Wedge, sportsfish, or golf at The Resort at Pelican Hill, Condé Nast Traveler's "No. 1 Golf resort in the World." Click here to learn about more Newport Beach activities, or download the Newport Beach Mobile App.