The cheapest times to fly from MRY to HNL are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- 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 MRY to HNL is early September. Prices can be as high as $1175 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $463 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Honolulu
Flying from Monterey, CA (MRY) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $509 to $926 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $505. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1004. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $499 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $683 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MRY to HNL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MRY to HNL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MRY to HNL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Monterey. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Honolulu, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Monterey. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $117 (16%) 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 $630. Return trip prices are from the HNL to MRY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MRY 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 5 hour 18 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MRY to HNL while comparing.
- 100 miles (161 km) away from HNL
- Usually 3.15% less expensive than HNL
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MRY to HNL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Daniel K Inouye International Airport to Monterey Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2403 miles or 3867 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MRY to HNL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MRY to HNL flight is about 5 hour 18 minutes.
How many flights go between Monterey, CA and Honolulu, HI?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from MRY to HNL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Monterey Regional Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Daniel K Inouye International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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