The cheapest times to fly from PBG to HNL are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)
  • early December

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 PBG to HNL is late October. Prices can be as high as $1945 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $932 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Honolulu

Flying from Plattsburgh, NY (PBG) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $1022 to $1625 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $1021. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1607. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $587 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1187 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PBG to HNL flight.

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

PBG to HNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PBG to HNL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Plattsburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $333 (23%) 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 $1097. Return trip prices are from the HNL to PBG 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 PBG 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 9 hour 51 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 PBG to HNL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kahului Airport (OGG) in Kahului, HI

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from HNL
  • Usually 1.94% less expensive than HNL
  • 2-layover flights available

See PBG to OGG flights


Flight Hacking PBG 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 PBG to HNL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (PBG > EWR > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $988
  • Average savings: $199 (16.76%)

See PBG to EWR flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (PBG > IAD > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $989
  • Average savings: $199 (16.72%)

See PBG to IAD flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (PBG > ORD > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $153 (12.89%)

See PBG to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4930 miles or 7934 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PBG to HNL flight is about 9 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Plattsburgh, NY and Honolulu, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from PBG to HNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PBG
Origination airport name Plattsburgh International Airport
City Plattsburgh, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44.7
Longitude -73.5

Return Airport

Destination code HNL
Destination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9


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