The cheapest times to fly from MEM to HNL are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 6th 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 MEM to HNL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1485 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $603 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Honolulu

Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $647 to $1166 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 $670. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1040. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $786 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to HNL flight.

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

MEM to HNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEM to HNL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Memphis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HNL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MEM. 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 $259 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $733. Return trip prices are from the HNL to MEM 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 MEM to HNL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MEM to HNL

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 MEM to HNL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MEM > LAX > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $736
  • Average savings: $50 (6.3%)

See MEM to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (MEM > SJC > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $784
  • Average savings: $2 (0.19%)

See MEM to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4167 miles or 6706 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to HNL flight is about 8 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Honolulu, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from MEM to HNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMEM
Origination airport nameMemphis International Airport
CityMemphis, TN
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeHNL
Destination airport nameDaniel K Inouye International Airport
CityHonolulu, HI
Countrythe United States


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