The cheapest times to fly from HNL to OGG are

  • July 30th to February 18th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 OGG is early December. Prices can be as high as $148 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $68 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Kahului

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Kahului, HI (OGG) will usually cost between $78 to $148 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $89. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $148. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $59 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $119 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to OGG flight.

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

HNL to OGG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to OGG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.74, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $23 (18%) 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 $108. Return trip prices are from the OGG 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 OGG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 10 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from HNL to OGG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Molokai Airport (MKK) in Hoolehua, HI

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from OGG
  • Usually 6.72% less expensive than OGG
  • Nonstop flights available

See HNL to MKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Hawaiian, Mokulele Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Southern Airways Express, Southwest, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 100 miles or 161 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to OGG flight is about 1 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Kahului, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from HNL to OGG.


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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from HNL to OGG tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 18% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 21% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave OGG heading for HNL about 2 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Kahului, HI is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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