The cheapest times to fly from GYE to HNL are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • April 16th to June 10th
  • October 8th to November 18th (except the week of October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from GYE to HNL is late January. Prices can be as high as $3621 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1291 for Thursday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Honolulu

Flying from Guayaquil (GYE) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $1323 to $1841 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1321. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2429. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1108 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1384 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GYE to HNL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GYE to HNL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

GYE to HNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GYE to HNL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Guayaquil. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HNL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into GYE. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $167 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1382. Return trip prices are from the HNL to GYE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GYE to HNL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GYE to HNL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from GYE to HNL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (GYE > LAX > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1095
  • Average savings: $290 (20.92%)

See GYE to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (GYE > FLL > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1186
  • Average savings: $199 (14.34%)

See GYE to LAX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (GYE > LAS > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1201
  • Average savings: $184 (13.26%)

See GYE to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GYE to HNL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Hawaiian, LATAM, TAME, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Daniel K Inouye International Airport to Jose Joaquin de Olmedo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5504 miles or 8858 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GYE to HNL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GYE to HNL flight is about 10 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Guayaquil and Honolulu, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from GYE to HNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GYE
Origination airport name Jose Joaquin de Olmedo International Airport
City Guayaquil
Country Ecuador
Latitude -2.2
Longitude -79.9

Return Airport

Destination code HNL
Destination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9


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