The cheapest times to fly from RAR to OGG are
- late February and early March
- April 30th to August 5th (except the week of July 2nd)
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 RAR to OGG is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $6763 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1412 for Sunday flights around late February and early March.
When to Fly to Kahului
Flying from Avarua (RAR) to Kahului, HI (OGG) will usually cost between $1442 to $6763 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1637. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $6763. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5126 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5575 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RAR to OGG flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RAR to OGG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RAR to OGG flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Rarotonga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.19, which is above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OGG, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into RAR. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Kahului, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Rarotonga. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3273 (55%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1735. Return trip prices are from the OGG to RAR 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 RAR to OGG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 14 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 RAR to OGG while comparing.
- 100 miles (161 km) away from OGG
- Usually 69.37% less expensive than OGG
- 1-layover flights available
- 16 miles (26 km) away from OGG
- Usually 44.93% less expensive than OGG
- 2-layover flights available
Flight Hacking RAR to OGG
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 RAR to OGG — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1199
- Average savings: $4377 (78.5%)
- Price for both tickets: $1429
- Average savings: $4146 (74.37%)
- Price for both tickets: $1827
- Average savings: $3749 (67.24%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RAR to OGG? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Hawaiian, Mokulele Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Kahului Airport to Rarotonga International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2917 miles or 4694 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RAR to OGG?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RAR to OGG flight is about 6 hour 14 minutes.
How many flights go between Avarua and Kahului, HI?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from RAR to OGG.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Rarotonga International Airport|
|Country||the Cook Islands|
|Destination airport name||Kahului Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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