» Airport Transportation to Chapman

Airports to Arrive at:
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
Wheelchair Accessible Vans 310-646-8021
Distance from Chapman 40 miles/64 km
John Wayne/Orange County Airport (SNA)
Distance from Chapman: 11 miles/17 km


Ontario International Airport (ONT)
Distance from Chapman: 35 miles/56 km
Long Beach Airport (LGB)
Distance from Chapman: 21 miles/33 km
San Diego International Airport (SAN)
Distance from Chapman: 92 miles/148 km
Bob Hope/Burbank Airport (BUR)
Distance from Chapman: 48 miles/77 km


Flying into John Wayne airport is the most convenient as it is about 20 minutes from campus. When flying internationally, however, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is the closest at approximately 45 minutes to one hour from Chapman University. There are several options for you to take and you are encouraged to look up the information before taking the service. Below are some suggestions.


Uber: offers peer-to-peer ridesharing and ride-hailing. Sign up on their website or download the application on your mobile device.

Lyft: offers peer-to-peer ridesharing and ride-hailing. Sign up on their website at or download the application on your mobile device.

View instructions to take Uber/Lyft/taxi from LAX to Chapman.


Arrangements can be made prior to your arrival by going to the websites. Please take into account your time at customs and baggage claim when selecting a shuttle time.

Prime Time Shuttle

Shuttle 2 LAX


Taxis are the most direct route to your destination but may cost more than other options. You can book a taxi from a kiosk inside the terminal or step out onto the sidewalk of the terminal. Look for overhead sign for taxis.

LA Yellow Cab

Airport Yellow Cab

Xpress Execucar Shuttle Service



Depending on where you will live, you can use the following address:

Residence Hall:
625 N. Grand St. Orange, CA 92866

Panther Village:
3101 W. Chapman Ave. Orange, CA 92868

Grand Apartment:
915 E. Katella Ave. Anaheim, CA 92805