The cheapest times to fly from HNL to SUB are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • August 20th to December 16th (except the week of October 8th)

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 SUB is mid November. Prices can be as high as $7943 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $812 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Surabaya

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Surabaya (SUB) will usually cost between $868 to $4956 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1674. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $3785. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2112 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2356 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to SUB flight.

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

HNL to SUB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to SUB 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 $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SUB, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into HNL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Surabaya, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Honolulu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1835 (54%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1136. Return trip prices are from the SUB 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 SUB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HNL to SUB

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 SUB — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $865
  • Average savings: $1492 (63.31%)

See HNL to KUL flights

Hack #2: Denpasar (HNL > DPS > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $892
  • Average savings: $1464 (62.14%)

See HNL to DPS flights

Hack #3: Singapore (HNL > SIN > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $930
  • Average savings: $1426 (60.53%)

See HNL to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, JAL, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6357 miles or 10231 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to SUB flight is about 12 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Surabaya?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from HNL to SUB.


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 SUB
Destination airport name Juanda Airport
City Surabaya
Country Indonesia
Latitude -7.4
Longitude 112.8


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