The cheapest times to fly from HNL to PWM are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 6th to November 25th

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 PWM is early September. Prices can be as high as $1540 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $677 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Portland

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Portland, ME (PWM) will usually cost between $732 to $1318 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $734. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1238. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $504 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $916 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to PWM flight.

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

HNL to PWM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to PWM flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $254 (23%) 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 $851. Return trip prices are from the PWM 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 PWM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 9 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 PWM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PWM
  • Usually 26.31% less expensive than PWM
  • Nonstop flights available

See HNL to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: Theodore Francis Green State Airport (PVD) in Providence, RI

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from PWM
  • Usually 4.04% less expensive than PWM
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to PVD flights

Destination alternative #3: Worcester Regional Airport (ORH) in Worcester, MA

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from PWM
  • Usually 2.73% less expensive than PWM
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to ORH flights

Destination alternative #4: Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in Manchester, NH

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from PWM
  • Usually 1.69% less expensive than PWM
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to MHT flights


Flight Hacking HNL to PWM

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 PWM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (HNL > SEA > PWM)

  • Price for both tickets: $842
  • Average savings: $75 (8.13%)

See HNL to SEA flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (HNL > LAX > PWM)

  • Price for both tickets: $847
  • Average savings: $70 (7.59%)

See HNL to LAX flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (HNL > JFK > PWM)

  • Price for both tickets: $860
  • Average savings: $57 (6.17%)

See HNL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Cape Air, Delta, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5098 miles or 8204 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to PWM flight is about 10 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Portland, ME?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 135 available flights from HNL to PWM.


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 PWM
Destination airport name Portland International Jetport Airport
City Portland, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -70.3


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