Flights from Honolulu to Kauai, United States

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Known as “the Garden Isle”, Kauai is truly one of the most beautiful spots in Hawaii and, indeed, in the whole of the United States. From amazing beaches like Lumahai Beach to top quality hotels and restaurants, there’s plenty to do here. Natural beauty is a key part of any trip to Kauai, and a tour of the Na Pali Coast State Park and the Waimea Canyon State Park are both essential. Don’t forget, meanwhile, that scuba diving off the island’s coast is also on offer. With cute towns like Kapaa available to explore, Kauai really does have it all.

Flying to Kauai

1. Which Airports serve Honolulu to Kauai?

From Honolulu city center, you’ll need to get the bus to Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu. Upon arrival at Kauai’s Lihue Airport, the Airport Shuttle service is handy for onward travel.

2. Which Airlines operate flights from Honolulu to Kauai?

The main provider of flights on this route is Hawaiian Airlines with a good service running throughout the week on a regular basis.

3. How long is the flight?

The flight between these two locations is short and takes just forty minutes to complete. Some seasonal timetable changes are possible from time to time, but flights generally run the whole year round.

4. Climate changes between Honolulu to Kauai

Hawaii is a big collection of islands and there are lots of climate differences from place to place. In Honolulu, average summer highs sit at around 87°F due to its tropical, semi-arid climate but over in Kauai, temperatures sit at 77°F in the same month.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

Because Honolulu and Kauai are part of the state of Hawaii (which is one of the fifty US states), both places use the U.S. dollar as their currency. In addition, you won’t need a visa to enter Kauai once you’re in Honolulu.

Kauai Information

Honolulu is a thriving city, while life in Kauai is a little more laid back. Whether you prefer plenty to do or you simply want to kick back and relax, Kauai has much to offer.

Beaches are perhaps the main attractions of Kauai and from famous ones like those in the Polihale State Park to less well-known ones, relaxing in the sand and sea is possible at every turn. The natural beauty here is stunning and exploring the Na Pali and Ha’ena State Parks are must-dos. Kauai isn’t known for being a business destination but the town of Kapaa has basic facilities for you to use if you need to keep in touch. With many hotels and guest locations now having Wifi, there’s no need to be out of the loop during your Hawaii visit. Before you leave, don’t forget to try some staple Hawaii restaurant fare like poi and laulau at one of the local restaurants, too.

Honolulu to Kauai Last modified: Jan 28, 2023 0:45 -05:00

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How Much is a Flight from Honolulu to Kauai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Honolulu to Kauai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $164.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Honolulu to Kauai?

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How far in advance should I book tickets from Honolulu to Kauai?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Honolulu to Kauai.

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< 7 days $136 $782
7-14 days $140 $782
14-21 days $210 $266
21-30 days $187 $276
30-60 days $144 $684
60-90 days $139 $406
90+ days $166 $180

Cheapest Day To Fly from Honolulu to Kauai

We've examined 3,422 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Honolulu to Kauai is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Honolulu to Kauai by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Honolulu to Kauai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Honolulu Kauai 00 1/30/23 1/30/23 0 $140
February Honolulu Kauai 00 2/7/23 2/8/23 0 $140
March Honolulu Kauai 00 3/2/23 3/8/23 0 $144
April Honolulu Kauai 00 4/27/23 4/27/23 0 $139
May Honolulu Kauai 00 5/16/23 5/22/23 0 $166
June Honolulu Kauai 00 6/6/23 6/9/23 0 $184
July Honolulu Kauai 00 7/3/23 7/6/23 0 $186
August Honolulu Kauai 00 8/10/23 8/10/23 0 $179

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Honolulu to Kauai

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Honolulu to Kauai

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Honolulu to Kauai is $266.

The average price for direct flights from Honolulu to Kauai is $192.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Honolulu to Kauai.

Weekly Direct Flights from Honolulu to Kauai - By Carrier
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Honolulu to Kauai

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Honolulu to Kauai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Honolulu to Kauai is $426.

The average price for round trip flights from Honolulu to Kauai is $300.

Honolulu to Kauai Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Honolulu to Kauai?
Answer: The average Honolulu to Kauai flight time is 40 minutes.
Question: How far is Kauai from Honolulu?
Answer: The distance from Honolulu to Kauai is 101 miles (162 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Honolulu to Kauai?
Answer: There are 139 direct flights from Honolulu to Kauai.
Question: What are the most popular Honolulu airlines for direct flights from Honolulu to Kauai?
Answer: Hawaiian Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Honolulu and Kauai.

Honolulu to Kauai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Honolulu and Kauai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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