The cheapest times to fly from HNL to JHB are

  • January 8th to April 15th
  • May 7th to July 22nd (except the weeks of May 21st and June 4th)
  • October 29th to November 18th (except the week of November 5th)

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 JHB is mid February. Prices can be as high as $17100 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $6985 for Monday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Johor Bahru

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Johor Bahru (JHB) will usually cost between $6986 to $13800 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $7073. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $13940. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6867 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $8758 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to JHB flight.

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

HNL to JHB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to JHB flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.81, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JHB, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into HNL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Johor Bahru, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Honolulu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1077 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $8535. Return trip prices are from the JHB 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 JHB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 4 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 JHB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Singapore Changi International Airport (SIN) in Singapore

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from JHB
  • Usually 90.79% less expensive than JHB
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to SIN flights


Flight Hacking HNL to JHB

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 JHB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (HNL > KUL > JHB)

  • Price for both tickets: $775
  • Average savings: $7984 (91.16%)

See HNL to KUL flights

Hack #2: Ho Chi Minh City (HNL > SGN > JHB)

  • Price for both tickets: $909
  • Average savings: $7849 (89.62%)

See HNL to SGN flights

Hack #3: Bangkok (HNL > DMK > JHB)

  • Price for both tickets: $964
  • Average savings: $7794 (88.99%)

See HNL to DMK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, China Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, JAL, Jin Air, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Royal Brunei, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6716 miles or 10808 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to JHB flight is about 13 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Johor Bahru?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from HNL to JHB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code JHB
Destination airport name Senai International Airport
City Johor Bahru
Country Malaysia
Latitude 1.6
Longitude 103.7


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