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How to Get to Placentia

Placentia is situated in the northern part of Orange County, California. This bedroom community is a great option for relocation or relaxation. It’s known for its peaceful and secure neighborhoods. People different places go to this county to dine, relax and unwind in this popular downtown area.

This community may be a bit far from highly urbanized areas, but it’s not hard to get there. Visit Placentia by plane, car or train. This article can be your guide how to get to Placentia.

John Wayne Airport (SNA / KSNA) is about 17 miles away from Placentia and is the nearest major airport to get there. This airport has domestic as well as international flights from Santa Ana, CA.

27 miles away from Placentia is the LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT / KONT). This major airport has international and domestic flights from Ontario, CA. If you’re coming from Long Beach, CA, the Long Beach Airport (LGB / KLGB) has domestic flights to this peaceful community.

International Airports near Placentia:

Airport Name Origin Driving Distance to Placentia, CA
John Wayne Airport Santa Ana, CA (SNA / KSNA) 17 miles
LA/Ontario International Airport Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) 27 miles
Los Angeles International Airport Los Angeles, CA (LAX / KLAX) 38 miles
Palm Springs International Airport Palm Springs, CA (PSP / KPSP) 91 miles
San Diego International Airport San Diego, CA (SAN / KSAN) 98 miles

 

Domestic Airports near Placentia:

Airport Name Origin Driving Distance to Placentia, CA
John Wayne Airport Santa Ana, CA (SNA / KSNA) 17 miles
LA/Ontario International Airport Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) 27 miles
Long Beach Airport Long Beach, CA (LGB / KLGB) 27 miles
Los Angeles International Airport Los Angeles, CA (LAX / KLAX) 38 miles
Bob Hope Airport Burbank, CA (BUR / KBUR) 45 miles

Local Airports near Placentia:

 

Airport Name Origin Driving Distance to Placentia, CA
Orange County Heliport Orange, CA (JOR) 3 miles
Fullerton Municipal Airport Fullerton, CA (FUL / KFUL) 7 miles
Anaheim-Disneyland Helipad Anaheim, CA (ANA) 8 miles
Cal Heliport 78 Los Angeles, CA (JWT) 15 miles
Centerport Heliport Santa Ana, CA (JOC) 18 miles
Marine Corps Air Station El Toro Santa Ana, CA (NZJ / KNZJ) 19 miles
Industry Sheridan Industry, CA (JID) 19 miles
Downey Heliport Downey, CA (JDY) 20 miles
Brackett Field La Verne, CA (POC / KPOC) 21 miles
Chino Airport Chino, CA (CNO / KCNO) 23 miles

 

Going to and Placentia is best done by car. The above charts show the driving distance from the various airports to the center of Placentia.

There are only few bus stops in the community, and most buses are slow moving. If you want to enjoy a bus ride and a good walk around Placentia, here are the different bus routes to get to the city:

When traveling by car to get around Placentia, you can go through two freeways in different directions. If you’re driving from north to south of the city, you can drive through CA-57 Orange Freeway. Running east to west directions is the CA-91 Riverside Freeway. This freeway is about a mile south of Placentia.

Fastest Bus Routes from Closest Top Locations to Placentia

 

Origin Estimated Travel Time Routes/Directions
La Habra Westridge Plaza 89 minutes
  1. Walk to
    Euclid-Imperial (2.36/ 31 mins)
  2. Wait for Bus #37 (Fountain Valley – Euclid & Talbert)
  3. Ride to
    Euclid-Commonwealth
    ID 1792 (11 stops/ 8 minutes)
  4. Walk to Commonwealth-Euclid(140 meters/ 2 minutes)
  5. Wait for Bus #26
    (Placentia – Rose & Yorba Linda)
  6. Ride to
    Placentia-Nutwood
    ID 1915 (21 stops/ 19 minutes)
  7. Walk to Placentia, CA (580 meters/ 8 minutes)
Chance Theater, Anaheim 48 minutes
  1. Walk to
    Orangethorpe-Imperial (780 meters/ 11 minutes)
  2. Wait for
     
    Bus #30 (Cerritos Center)
  3. Ride to
    Orangethorpe-Crowther ID 587 (14 stops/ 10 minutes)
  4. Walk to
    Orangethorpe-Miller (100 meters/ 2 minutes).
  5. Wait for Bus #24
    (Buena Park Metrolink Station)
  6. Ride to
    Nutwood-Placentia
    ID 1862 (13 stops/ 8 minutes)
  7. Walk to Placentia, CA (540 meters/ 7 minutes)
Buena Park Downtown 54 minutes
  1. Wait for Bus #38
    (Anaheim – Landon & Kellogg)
  2. Ride to La Palma-State College ID 342 (24 stops/ 16 minutes)
  3. Walk to State College-La Palma (80 meters/ 2 minutes)
  4. Wait for Bus #57 (Brea Mall)
  5. Ride to State College-Nutwood ID 1932 (6 stops/ 14 minutes)
  6. Walk to Placentia, CA (1.61km/ 21 minutes)
Harbor Plaza Shopping Center 111 minutes
  1. Walk to Harbor-Harbor Place Center
  2. Wait for Bus #43
    (Fullerton – North Court)
  3. Ride to Harbor-Katella
    ID 216 (1 stops/ 11 minutes)
  4. Walk to Katella-Harbor (100meters/ 2 minutes)
  5. Wait for Bus #50 (The Village At Orange)
  6. Ride to Katella-State College (6 stops/ 5 minutes)
  7. Walk to State College-Katella (110 meters/ 2 minutes)
  8. Wait for Bus #57 (Brea Mall)
  9. Ride to State College-Nutwood ID 1932 (6 stops/ 14 minutes)
  10. Walk to Placentia, CA (1.61km/ 21 minutes)
Amc Downtown Disney 12 79 minutes
  1. Walk to Katella-West (800 meters/ 12 miuntes)
  2. Wait for Bus #50 (The Village At Orange)
  3. Ride to Katella-State College (7 stops/ 7 minutes)
  4. Walk to State College-Katella (110 meters/ 2 minutes)
  5. Wait for Bus #57 (Brea Mall)
  6. Ride to State College-Nutwood ID 1932 (19 stops/ 28 minutes)
  7. Walk to Placentia, CA (1.61km/ 21 minutes)