The cheapest times to fly from KOA to MIA are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 18th

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 KOA to MIA is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1598 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $554 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Kona, HI (KOA) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $596 to $1045 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $624. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1137. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $512 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $860 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KOA to MIA flight.

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

KOA to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KOA to MIA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kailua-Kona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MIA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KOA. 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 $115 (13%) 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 $796. Return trip prices are from the MIA to KOA 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 KOA to MIA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking KOA to MIA

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 KOA to MIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Diego, CA (KOA > SAN > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $750
  • Average savings: $110 (12.79%)

See KOA to SAN flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (KOA > LAX > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $810
  • Average savings: $51 (5.87%)

See KOA to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Jose, CA (KOA > SJC > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $821
  • Average savings: $39 (4.53%)

See KOA to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Hawaiian, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4779 miles or 7691 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KOA to MIA flight is about 9 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Kona, HI and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 100 available flights from KOA to MIA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code MIA
Destination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3


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