Some of the finest beaches in San Diego County are closeby and offer surfers, swimmers and sun worshipers balmy weather most of the year. Oceanside Harbor, with its shops, yachts and fishing boats, is a pleasant place to spend time. Legoland is two miles west of the airport.
The Olympic Resort is just across the street from the airport, La Costa Resort & Spa is just a short drive from McClellan-Palomar, and the Four Seasons Aviara Resort is also near.
Palomar Airport is only 3 miles southeast of Carlsbad at Palomar Airport Road, and west of the intersection with El Camino Real; it is 30 miles north of downtown San Diego.
With an estimated 62K passengers yearly, McLellan Palomomar Airport is served by United Express, operated by SkyWest - offering daily flights to LAX Los Angeles Airport. Airtaxis and charter services are also available.
As of Sept. 28, 2017, CAL Jet by Elite Airways, tel. 800-414-8537, offers service to Las Vegas.
The new passenger terminal at McLellan Palomar Airport includes a restaurant, WiFi access & rental car desks.
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Phone: (760) 431 4646