The cheapest times to fly from GRI to OGG are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • April 16th to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 6th to December 9th (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 GRI to OGG is late September. Prices can be as high as $1982 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $602 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Kahului

Flying from Grand Island, NE (GRI) to Kahului, HI (OGG) will usually cost between $713 to $1189 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $712. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $1310. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $598 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $859 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRI to OGG flight.

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

GRI to OGG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRI to OGG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Grand Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $209 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $817. Return trip prices are from the OGG to GRI 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 GRI to OGG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 32 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from GRI to OGG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Daniel K Inouye International Airport (HNL) in Honolulu, HI

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from OGG
  • Usually 0.23% less expensive than OGG
  • 1-layover flights available

See GRI to HNL flights


Flight Hacking GRI to OGG

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 GRI to OGG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Jose, CA (GRI > SJC > OGG)

  • Price for both tickets: $794
  • Average savings: $66 (7.63%)

See GRI to SJC flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (GRI > LAS > OGG)

  • Price for both tickets: $800
  • Average savings: $59 (6.87%)

See GRI to LAS flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (GRI > LAX > OGG)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $40 (4.66%)

See GRI to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GRI to OGG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Hawaiian, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kahului Airport to Central Nebraska Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3638 miles or 5855 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GRI to OGG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRI to OGG flight is about 7 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Island, NE and Kahului, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from GRI to OGG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GRI
Origination airport name Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City Grand Island, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -98.3

Return Airport

Destination code OGG
Destination airport name Kahului Airport
City Kahului, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 20.9
Longitude -156.4


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