balboa island improvement association

improving the island since 1918

about biia - visit and see what we are about and who our leaders are... see the links below...

RENTALS - Whether your renting, buying, or just staying a day or two... see the links below...

Destinations - Here are just some of the greater destinations on the island... see the links below...

Shop & Dine - Activities are in abundance here on the island. Learn more about us by selecting from the links below...


about balboa island - Activities are in abundance here on the island. Learn more about us by selecting from the links below...

Maps and travel - balboa island -whether your flying, driving, or walking, here are the maps that can get you there...

Events - balboa island - Has Several Annual Celebrations - Make sure you catch one of these...

Find out more about the BIIA or read our Bi-Monthly Newsletter to See Whats Happening... See links below...

Welcome to Balboa Island, CA

This is the Balboa Island Improvement Association's guide to Balboa Island. This guide offers listings of accommodations, activities, activities, maps, and travel information. Hopefully, this guide shall assist our visitors in enjoying the best of what Balboa Island has to offer. Stop by and stay a while, and see why many refer to this beautiful island as "The Host of the Coast".

 

Airports & Airlines serving Newport Beach & California

John Wayne airport is just a 15 minute drive from Balboa Island, offering convenient - and often low cost - access to the world. Likewise, Long Beach Airport is a convenient and close, about 25 minutes which offers significantly reduced fares and alternative services due to the different carriers. Ontario Airport, much like its Orange County counterpart, John Wayne has been newly remodeled and offers an array of flights, usually at a better rate than John Wayne. Finally, there is LAX, the gateway to the world. Providing non stops to virtually any destination on the planet. LAX is approximately 45 minutes away.

Welcome to Balboa Island :

History of Balboa Island - Come see what made this historic island great.

About The balboa island improvement association

In 1918 the Balboa Island Improvement Association was started (and is still going strong). The BIIA was a strong motivating force in working with the City on bulkhead repair, ferry service, a sewer system, water, gas, electricity, paved streets and sidewalks, and street lighting.

John Wayne Airport
Commercial Air Carriers

Alaska Airlines (800) 426-0333

Aloha Airlines (800) 367-5250

America West Airlines (800) 235-9292

America West Express (Mesa Airlines) (800) 235-9292

American Airlines (800) 433-7300

Continental Airlines (800) 525-0280

Delta Air Lines (800) 221-1212

Frontier Airlines (800) 432-1359

Midwest Airlines (800) 452-2022

Northwest Airlines (800) 225-2525

Southwest Airlines (800) 435-9792

United Airlines (800) 241-6522

Ontario International Airport
Commercial Air Carriers

Alaska Airlines (800) 426-0333

America West Airlines (800) 235-9292

American Airlines (800) 433-7300

Delta Air Lines (800) 221-1212

Northwest Airlines (800) 225-2525

Reno Air (800) 736-6247

Southwest Airlines (800) 435-9792

TWA (800) 221-2000

United Airlines (800) 241-6522

Long Beach Airport
Commercial Air Carriers

Alaska Airlines 1-800-547-9308 - daily non-stops to Seattle

American Airlines (800) 433-7300 - daily non-stops to Dallas, and New York City (JFK)

America West Airlines (800) 235-9292 - daily non-stops to Phoenix 1-800-

JetBlue (538-2583) - daily non-stops to New York City (JFK) , Salt Lake City, Oakland, Washington DC, Las Vegas, Boston, and Fort Lauderdale

Los Angeles International Airport
Introduction

Los Angeles International Airport is served by most US domestic carriers and a wide range of international airlines. Airlines will usually board from their designated terminals. The following table shows standard boarding areas (where you will find a ticket and information desk) and USA telephone numbers for the airlines.

Terminal One

America West - +1 800 235 9292
Southwest - +1 800 435 9792
US Airways - +1 800 428 4322

Terminal Two

Air Canada / Canadian - +1 888 247 2262
Air China - +1 800 882 8122
Air Mobility Command - +1 310 363 0715
Air New Zealand - +1 800 262 1234
Allegro-Airlines - +1 800 915 7351
American Trans-Air - +1 800 225 2995
Avianca - +1 800 284 2622
Hawaiian Air - +1 800 367 5320
KLM - +1 800 556 9000
Miami Air - +1 305 871 8001
Northwest - +1 800 225 5252
Skyservice - +1 800 930 1230
Virgin Atlantic - +1 800 862 8621
World Airlines (AMC) - +1 800 967 5395

Terminal Three

AirTran Airways - +1 800 247 8726
Alaska Airlines - +1 800 426 0333
American Trans Air - +1 800 225 2995
Frontier Airlines - +1 800 432 1359
Horizon Air - +1 800 547 9308
Midwest Express Airlines - +1 800 452 2022

Terminal Four

American Airlines - +1 800 227 4622
American Eagle - +1 800 433 7300

Airline Lounges

American Airlines: Admirals Club

Terminal Five

Aeromexico - +1 800 237 6639
Air Jamaica - +1 800 523 5585
Air Tahiti Nui - +1 310 337 7201
China Southern - +1 888 338 8988
Delta - +1 800 221 1212
Legend Airlines - +1 877 359 5343

Terminal Six

Continental Airlines - +1 800 525 0280
Copa Airlines - +1 800 359 2672
National Airlines - +1 888 757 5387
Skywest Airlines - +1 800 241 6522
United - +1 800 241 6522

Terminal Seven

United - +1 800 241 6522
United / Shuttle - +1 800 748 8853
United Express - +1 800 241 6522

Airline Lounges

United Airlines: Red Carpet Club

Terminal Eight

United / Shuttle - +1 800 748 8853

Tom Bradley International Terminal

Aero California - +1 800 428 2163
Aeroflot - +1 310 281 5300
Air France - +1 800 232 2746
Aer Lingus - +1 800 474 7424
Air Pacific - +1 310 227 0290
Alaska - +1 800 426 0333
Alitalia - +1 800 223 5730
All Nippon Airways - +1 800 235 9262
AOM French Airlines - +1 800 892 9136
Asiana Airlines - +1 800 227 4262
British Airways - +1 800 247 9297
Canada 3000 - +1 310 338 2201
Cathay Pacific - +1 800 233 2742
China Airlines - +1 800 227 5118
China Eastern - +1 310 649 3994
Copa Airlines - +1 800 359 2672
Corsair - +1 800 677 0720
Egypt Air - +1 800 334 6787
El Al Israel - +1 800 223 6700
EVA Air - +1 800 695 1188
Japan Airlines - +1 800 525 3663
Korean Air - +1 800 438 5000
LACSA Airlines - +1 800 225 2272
LAN Chile - +1 800 733 3975
LTU - +1 866 266 5588
Lufthansa - +1 800 645 3880
Malaysia - +1 800 552 9264
Martinair Holland - +1 800 366 4655
Mexicana Airlines - +1 800 531 7921
Omni Air International - +1 310 646 1930
Philippine Airlines - +1 800 435 9725
QANTAS - +1 800 227 4500
Singapore Airlines - +1 310 646 6200
Sun Country Airlines - +1 800 359 5786
Swiss International Airlines- +1 877 359 7947
TACA - +1 800 535 8780
Thai Airlines - +1 800 426 5204
Varig Brazilian Airlines - +1 800 468 2744

 

Events on The Island

Balboa Island has several activities and events throughout the season and 2012 is no exception. Hotels and pubs provide music and entertainment in high season and at weekends. Visit the Event Directory. This list shows some of the events taking place this summer; more will be added as they are announced and full details will be published as soon as they become available. It is advisable to check local papers and tourist offices to ensure you don't miss any of the local events!