The cheapest times to fly from LIM to KOA are

  • January 15th to May 27th (except the weeks of March 5th, April 2nd, April 9th, and May 7th)
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and 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 LIM to KOA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2363 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1239 for Monday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Kailua-Kona

Flying from Lima (LIM) to Kona, HI (KOA) will usually cost between $1239 to $1857 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 $1239. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2035. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $796 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1287 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIM to KOA flight.

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

LIM to KOA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LIM to KOA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KOA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LIM. 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 $144 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1323. Return trip prices are from the KOA to LIM 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 LIM to KOA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LIM to KOA

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 LIM to KOA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (LIM > MEX > KOA)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $313 (24.29%)

See LIM to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1044
  • Average savings: $243 (18.89%)

See LIM to MEX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (LIM > LAS > KOA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1057
  • Average savings: $230 (17.88%)

See LIM to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Hawaiian, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5795 miles or 9326 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIM to KOA flight is about 11 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Lima and Kona, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from LIM to KOA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LIM
Origination airport name Jorge Chavez International Airport
City Lima
Country Peru
Latitude -12
Longitude -77.1

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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