Getting Around

Getting Around


Where is Tustin Legacy?

Tustin Legacy is an approximately 1,600 acre former military base that is located within the City of Tustin, California. The City of Tustin is located in the heart of Orange County in Southern California. Click on the map to the right to understand where Tustin is in relation to the rest of Southern California.

How to Get Here

There are many ways to get to and around Tustin Legacy. Whether you are traveling by plane, train or car, you can make it!


John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA) is the only commercial service airport in Orange County and is 10 minutes from anywhere in Tustin Legacy. It is owned and operated by the County of Orange, and is currently serviced by the following airlines:

  • AirTran Airways
  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Delta Connection
  • Frontier Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • US Airways
  • West Jet


Southern California's local passenger rail service is provided through Metrolink. Metrolink's service area extends from Oceanside (north San Diego County) to San Luis Obispo (Santa Barbara County). Connections to other local passenger rail and Amtrak service are provided where Metrolink service ends.

The Tustin Metrolink Station is minutes away from anywhere in the Tustin Legacy. Daily Metrolink service is available at the station, with connections to Amtrak Pacific Surfliner stations available as well. The station is serviced by the Orange County Transportation Authority (local transit agency) bus routes 70, 90, 472 and 473.


Tustin Legacy has the unique advantage of being located near so many major state and national highways. This means that no matter where you are coming from or going to, a freeway is never too far away.

  • Interstate 5
  • Interstate 405
  • CA State Route 55
  • CA State Route 133
  • CA State Route 261
  • CA State Route 73
  • CA State Route 241

Nearby Destinations

Tustin offers some of the best shopping and entertainment options in Southern California. However, because of its central Orange County location, Tustin  is minutes from major entertainment, shopping and tourist destinations outside of the City limits. Below is a list of some nearby amenities:

  • Entertainment
    • Disneyland Resort (12 miles)
    • Angel Stadium of Anaheim (10 miles)
    • Honda Center (10 miles)
    • Segerstrom Center for the Arts (5 miles)
    • Knott's Berry Farm (18 miles)
  • Shopping
    • South Coast Plaza (6 miles)
    • Fashion Island (8 miles)
    • Outlets at Orange (9 miles)
  • Beaches
    • Newport Beach (11 miles)
    • Huntington Beach (13 miles)
    • Laguna Beach (16 miles)
  • Colleges
    • University of California, Irvine (5 miles)
    • California State University, Fullerton (16 miles)
    • Chapman University (9 miles)