JNC Travel Information

Getting to Long Beach

Long Beach is located 22 miles (30 minutes) from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), and 24 miles (30 minutes) from John Wayne Airport (SNA). Long Beach Airport (LGB) is conveniently located seven miles (14 minutes) from downtown Long Beach.

Ground Transportation

Hotel Shuttle

The Hyatt Regency Long Beach does not offer shuttle service at this time.

Taxi Service

  • Los Angeles International Airport: Taxis can be found curbside on the Lower/Arrival Level islands in front of each terminal under the yellow sign indicating Taxis. Passengers will be presented with a ticket stating typical fares to major destinations. 
  • Long Beach Airport: Taxis are available at the Taxi stand outside the terminal. Rates
  • John Wayne Airport: Yellow Cab offers convenient taxicab service to travelers from the Ground Transportation Center (GTC) on the Arrival (lower) Level between Terminals A and B. In Terminal C, Yellow Cabs are available on the Arrival (lower) Level at Column 14. Rates

Rental Car

  • Los Angeles International Airport: Rental Car offices are located off airport, away from airline terminals. The following rental car companies are authorized to pick-up and drop-off their customers at the airline terminals using courtesy shuttles. These companies meet arriving customers under the purple sign "Rental Car Shuttles" on the Lower/Arrivals Level islands outside baggage claim. List of companies.
  • Long Beach Airport: Car rental offices are located in the Airport Ground Transportation Center located directly across the terminal building. List of companies.
  • John Wayne Airport: On-site rental car companies offer convenient services at the Terminal. Their rental car counters are located on the Arrival (lower) Level, between Terminals A and B, right across from the statue of John Wayne. The rental car return is located on the lower level of Parking Structures A2 and B2 accessible from the Ground Transportation Center. List of companies.

Hyatt Regency Parking Information

Daily Valet Parking Rates

  • 0-30 minutes complimentary
  • 0-4 hours = $18.00
  • 4-max (24hours) = $27.00
  • Overnight hotel guests = $29.00
  • In and out privileges for Overnight Guests only. 
  • Valet parking complimentary up to 2 hours with restaurant validation.

Daily Valet Parking Rates

  • 0-30 minutes complimentary
  • 0-4 hours = $17.00
  • 4- max (24hours) = $27.00
  • Overnight hotel guests = $27.00
  • In and out privileges for Overnight Guests only.
  • Self-parking complimentary up to 2 hours with restaurant validation.

About Long Beach

Located in the heart of sunny Southern California, Long Beach blends urban sophistication with the relaxed atmosphere of a beachside community. Discover unique hotels, world-class attractions like the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific and the Queen Mary, cutting-edge museums, award-winning restaurants and a thriving, multi-faceted arts and culture scene.


Long Beach boasts a lovely Mediterranean climate, with yearly average temperatures between 75 °F and 56 °F

Public Transportation

The Passport is a free bus that connects you to downtown Long Beach’s finest attractions and destinations, including the iconic Queen Mary, Aquarium of the Pacific, Pine Avenue, City Place Mall, The Pike at Rainbow Harbor, Convention Center, Shoreline Village, many downtown hotels and Long Beach Transit’s water taxis, the AquaLink & AquaBus. View printable map and schedule.

The Aqua Link and Aqua Bus are Long Beach's water taxis, with fares ranging from $1 to $5. View a map and schedule of these services.

The Metro Blue Line provides light rail transportation around downtonwn Long Beach, and up through downtown Los Angeles. Base far is $1.75, and a one-day pass can be purchased for $7. View map