The cheapest times to fly from JHM to KOA are

  • July 30th to February 11th (except the weeks of November 19th 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 JHM to KOA is late September. Prices can be as high as $259 for Friday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $183 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Kailua-Kona

Flying from Kapalua, HI (JHM) to Kona, HI (KOA) will usually cost between $183 to $247 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $183. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $245. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $62 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $212 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JHM to KOA flight.

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

JHM to KOA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JHM to KOA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kapalua. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.4, which is above 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 $12 (5%) 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 $208. Return trip prices are from the KOA to JHM 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 JHM to KOA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 9 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 JHM to KOA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lanai Airport (LNY) in Lanai, HI

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from KOA
  • Usually 11.11% less expensive than KOA
  • 1-layover flights available

See JHM to LNY flights

Destination alternative #2: Molokai Airport (MKK) in Hoolehua, HI

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from KOA
  • Usually 6.38% less expensive than KOA
  • 1-layover flights available

See JHM to MKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JHM to KOA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Hawaiian, Mokulele Airlines, Southern Airways Express, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport to Kapalua Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 94 miles or 151 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JHM to KOA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JHM to KOA flight is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Kapalua, HI and Kona, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from JHM to KOA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JHM
Origination airport name Kapalua Airport
City Kapalua, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21
Longitude -156.7

Return Airport

Destination code KOA
Destination airport name Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport
City Kona, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 19.7
Longitude -156


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