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Best way to get from Santa Monica CA to SNA

Find the best ways to travel from Santa Monica CA to SNA with Uber. You can also request a ride directly in the app at the tap of a button.

Reserve a ride in advance to SNA

Complete your plans today by reserving a ride with Uber to get from Santa Monica CA to SNA. Request a ride up to 30 days before your trip, at any time and on any day of the year.

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Getting from Santa Monica CA to SNA

When you ride with Uber on your next trip from Santa Monica CA to SNA, you’ve got choices. Whether you’re traveling alone or with others, find a ride option that fits your needs and budget. If you like to plan ahead, consider scheduling a ride to SNA in advance. Or you can request a ride on demand from Santa Monica CA in the Uber app.

The route your driver takes might depend on the time of day and other factors, like traffic and how many other riders are making requests. You can have a stress-free ride knowing that the Uber app will suggest the most efficient route to your driver.

Average Travel Time

64 minutes

Average Route Price


Average Route Distance

51 miles

How to get from Santa Monica CA to SNA

Compare ride options getting from Santa Monica CA to SNA. Check the Uber app for current prices and travel options available.


Affordable rides, all to yourself

$79 | 64 minutes


Luxury rides with professional drivers

$239 | 74 minutes



$80 | 50 minutes


Luxury rides with professional drivers

$115 | 60 minutes

Sample rider prices are estimates only and do not reflect variations due to discounts, geography, traffic delays, or other factors. Flat rates and minimum fees may apply. Actual prices for rides and scheduled rides may vary.

Frequently asked questions

  • Whether you want a ride from Santa Monica CA in the early morning hours or late at night—or anytime in between—just open your Uber app and request a ride.

  • The average trip price to get from Santa Monica CA to John Wayne Airport is $79.00 - $239.00. Please keep in mind when requesting a ride that trip prices can vary, depending on a number of factors.

  • The most affordable ride choice from Santa Monica CA to John Wayne Airport is UberX.

  • The average duration for this ride is 64 minutes. Before a trip starts, your app gives an estimated time of arrival (ETA) for when your driver should arrive in Santa Monica CA. After your trip starts, your app provides an ETA for when you should arrive at John Wayne Airport. Please note: ETAs are not guaranteed; various factors like heavy traffic or road construction could affect travel time.

  • Whether you need extra room for people or baggage (or both) on your trip to John Wayne Airport, you’ll find these options to request in the Uber app: Uber Black and UberXL.

  • Over the last 6 months, trips starting in Santa Monica CA have often gone to Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport, and Hollywood Burbank Airport.