The cheapest times to fly from HNL to ACV are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 19th)
  • April 23rd to June 3rd
  • August 20th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 HNL to ACV is late October. Prices can be as high as $1330 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $780 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Arcata

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Arcata/Eureka, CA (ACV) will usually cost between $813 to $1065 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $825. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1108. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $283 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $881 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to ACV flight.

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

HNL to ACV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to ACV flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is 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 $110 (11%) 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 $852. Return trip prices are from the ACV to HNL 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 HNL to ACV can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 17 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 HNL to ACV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rogue Valley International – Medford Airport (MFR) in Medford, OR

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from ACV
  • Usually 36.66% less expensive than ACV
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to MFR flights

Destination alternative #2: Redding Municipal Airport (RDD) in Redding, CA

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from ACV
  • Usually 0.57% less expensive than ACV
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to RDD flights


Flight Hacking HNL to ACV

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 HNL to ACV — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $805
  • Average savings: $77 (8.68%)

See HNL to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (HNL > SEA > ACV)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $63 (7.09%)

See HNL to SEA flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (HNL > SFO > ACV)

  • Price for both tickets: $845
  • Average savings: $37 (4.14%)

See HNL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2393 miles or 3851 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to ACV flight is about 5 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Arcata/Eureka, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from HNL to ACV.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeACV
Destination airport nameCalifornia Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport
CityArcata/Eureka, CA
Countrythe United States


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