The cheapest times to fly from YKA to KOA are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the weeks of February 12th and March 19th)
  • August 27th to September 9th
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 YKA to KOA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1464 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $444 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Kailua-Kona

Flying from Kamloops (YKA) to Kona, HI (KOA) will usually cost between $481 to $1056 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $481. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1186. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $705 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $716 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YKA to KOA flight.

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

YKA to KOA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YKA to KOA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kamloops. 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 to Kailua-Kona, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Kamloops. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $151 (15%) 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 $664. Return trip prices are from the KOA to YKA 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 YKA 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 6 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2884 miles or 4641 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YKA to KOA flight is about 6 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Kamloops and Kona, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from YKA to KOA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YKA
Origination airport name Kamloops Airport
City Kamloops
Country Canada
Latitude 50.7
Longitude -120.4

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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