The cheapest times to fly from APW to HNL are

  • April 16th to June 17th
  • July 9th to October 21st (except the weeks of July 23rd, August 13th, September 17th, and September 24th)
  • November 5th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 APW to HNL is mid October. Prices can be as high as $9302 for Tuesday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $649 for Friday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Honolulu

Flying from Apia (APW) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $652 to $3987 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1320. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $4911. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3591 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1550 can be considered a good price for a round-trip APW to HNL flight.

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

APW to HNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the APW to HNL flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Apia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Honolulu, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Apia. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2481 (72%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $737. Return trip prices are from the HNL to APW 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 APW to HNL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 41 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking APW 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 APW to HNL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (APW > AKL > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1068
  • Average savings: $482 (31.1%)

See APW to SYD flights

Hack #2: Sydney (APW > SYD > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1208
  • Average savings: $343 (22.1%)

See APW to AKL flights

Hack #3: Brisbane (APW > BNE > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1339
  • Average savings: $211 (13.61%)

See APW to BNE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Daniel K Inouye International Airport to Faleolo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2609 miles or 4199 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop APW to HNL flight is about 5 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Apia and Honolulu, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 28 available flights from APW to HNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAPW
Origination airport nameFaleolo International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeHNL
Destination airport nameDaniel K Inouye International Airport
CityHonolulu, HI
Countrythe United States


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