The cheapest times to fly from HNL to ZIH are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • June 4th to July 15th
  • August 6th to November 4th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 ZIH is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1615 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $631 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Ixtapa

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) will usually cost between $671 to $1188 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $667. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1197. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $530 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $750 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to ZIH flight.

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

HNL to ZIH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to ZIH 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 $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $213 (21%) 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 $759. Return trip prices are from the ZIH 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 ZIH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Singapore Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3667 miles or 5901 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to ZIH flight is about 7 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from HNL to ZIH.


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 ZIH
Destination airport name Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport
City Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Country Mexico
Latitude 17.6
Longitude -101.5


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