Which airport do you fly into for the Big Island of Hawaii?
Kona Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport
Fly to Kona Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport in Kona to the west or Hilo International Airport (ITO) in Hilo to the east. Most visitors arrive in Kona. There is also the option of flying to Honolulu International Airport (HNL) first and then taking a short 35-40 minute flight to the island of Hawaii.
How many days do I need on the Big Island?
We recommend that you spend at least five days on the Big Island, or even more if you can!
Which islands in Hawaii does Southwest fly to?
What is Southwest’s destination in Hawaii? Southwest serves 5 cities in Hawaii: Hilo (ITO) on the island of Hawaii, Honolulu (HNL) on Oahu, Kahului (OGG) on Maui, Kona (KOA) on the island of Hawaii, and Lihue (LIH) on Kauai.
Which day of the week is the cheapest to fly to Hawaii?
The cheapest day to buy a flight to Hawaii is a Wednesday.
Are there flights to the Big Island of Hawaii?
Flights to Hawaii once conjured up images of first-class service during the flight, with an authentic Hawaiian flower lei greeting upon arrival. Today, there are more people flying to the Big Island than ever before, and most flights are sold out.
Where does Hawaiian Airlines fly to Hawaii?
The majority of Hawaiian Airlines inter-island flights transit through Oahu International Airport in Honolulu. The other islands of Maui, Kauai, the island of Hawaii, Molokai and Lanai are often referred to as “neighboring islands”.
Who competes with Hawaiian Airlines for inter-island flights?
Since Island Air went bankrupt in November 2017, only Mokulele can compete with Hawaiian Airlines, which currently has a 90% share of inter-island flights. Southwest Airlines is a welcome new competitor in the inter-island market.
What is the best airline to fly to Kona Hawaii?
United flies direct from San Francisco (SFO), Los Angeles (LAX) and Denver (DEN) to Kailua-Kona. Virgin America flies direct to Kona from San Francisco (SFO).