Cheap Flights to Hawaii Island

💵 How to save money on your 🌴 Hawaiian trip❓

One surefire 🔥way to save money on your Hawaiian trip is to book your flight and hotel together with Expedia. Sometimes, the savings are so large that the ✈️flight is basically free!

Book a package for your Hawaiian trip now & unlock savings up to 42% off selected hotels! Terms apply.

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🔎How to find cheap hotels in Hawaii?

⛱ When it comes to finding cheap Hawaii hotels, the best time to do it is during low season or shoulder season, which ranges between late January to May.

📆 During this time, you’ll enjoy lower hotel rates, less crowded hotels, and even though you might get some rain, most of the showers in Hawaii are followed up with gorgeous rainbows!

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▶️ What are the top things to do in Hawaii Island?

◀️ From sinking to the bottom of the ocean on a submarine to soaring into the skies to discover the world's most geologically active environment from a helicopter, there's no end to the activities that Hawaii Island has to offer.

Check out what are some of the top things to do in Hawaii that is highly recommended by fellow travelers!

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⚠️When is the best time to buy airline tickets?

From America, regardless of destination, average ticket prices for economy and premium cabins tend to rise as the departure date gets closer. Waiting to book at the last minute can be an expensive gamble. Booking three weeks ahead of a trip is the “sweet spot” for fare savings.

Furthermore, travelers can unlock discounts on the total cost of a trip when they bundle flights and hotel stays, and in some cases with other travel products and experiences. For example, adding a flight to an existing hotel booking through Expedia can result in hotel savings of up to 42%. Terms apply.

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Where to stay in Big Island Hawaii?

Start planning your Big Island vacations by uncovering the best place to stay in Hawaii. Though you won’t find the bustling city atmosphere of Honolulu, Big Island hotels offer a distinctly Polynesian charm.

If you’re looking for a world-class experience in an unbeatable location, head to the luxury hotels near Hilo, which are close to Rainbow Falls, Lili'uokalani Gardens, and the Kaumana caves.

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my flight booking to Hawaii Island due to COVID-19?
Many airlines now offer greater flexibility due to COVID-19. Our handy Customer Service Portal will help answer most questions about which policies apply to your flight. It’s also wise to check the terms and conditions of your preferred carrier — preferably before locking in your seat!
What's the best way to find cheap flights to Hawaii Island that have flexible change policies?
Search for cheap flights to Hawaii Island, then select “No change fee” below the “Flexible change policies” heading. It really is that easy. We get that things can change and flexibility is essential, so you can book with confidence with Expedia.
What are some of the general tips for travelers to Hawaii Island during the COVID-19 outbreak?
If it’s your first time traveling during COVID-19, you’ll notice plenty of new standards and rules in place. Follow these tips and make your getaway to Hawaii Island go off without a hitch:

  • Look into the rules and restrictions in both your origin and destination. It may not be possible to travel depending on local circumstances, so make sure you check government advisories before booking.
  • You must wear a face mask at the airport, including at security checkpoints. Be ready to adjust your mask for ID verification when asked by a TSA employee.
  • To reduce the potential of cross-contamination, place your boarding pass on the reader yourself and then hold it up for inspection. Do not hand your boarding pass directly to a TSA agent.
  • TSA now permits passengers to take one container of hand sanitizer, up to 12 oz (350 ml) in size, in carry-on baggage. This will have to be removed from your bag for scanning.
  • Empty your personal items from your pocket, like your wallet and phone, and put them in your carry-on instead of the bins. This will reduce handling during the screening process.
  • Transport all food items in a clear plastic bag and also put them in a screening bin. Separating food from your carry-on makes it less likely that a TSA employee will need to touch and open your bag for inspection.

Which airlines fly to Hawaii Island?
Whether you’re on your way to someplace new and exciting or revisiting your favorite vacation area, these airlines will fly you into or near Hawaii Island:

  • Hawaiian Airlines - 1,242 flights to or near Hawaii Island each month, including 816 flights to Kona Intl. Airport (KOA) and 425 flights to Hilo Intl. Airport (ITO) per month.
  • Southern Airways Express - 1,212 flights to or near Hawaii Island each month, including 716 flights to Kona Intl. Airport (KOA) and 312 flights to Hilo Intl. Airport (ITO) per month.
  • Southwest Airlines - 334 flights to or near Hawaii Island each month, including 212 flights to Kona Intl. Airport (KOA) and 121 flights to Hilo Intl. Airport (ITO) per month.

How can I find cheap tickets to Hawaii Island?
To score an amazing deal to Hawaii Island, book well ahead. Also consider using Expedia’s handy “flexible dates” feature above your search results. This will display the cheapest prices for nearby days. In the last seven days, was the lowest price for a flight to Hawaii Island.
How much is a flight to Hawaii Island?
If you were jetting one way from (), you could’ve nabbed a cheap seat for just in the last seven days. Round-trip journeys to Hawaii Island ranged from to during this same period.
What are the most popular airports to fly into in Hawaii Island?
Which airport you arrive at in Hawaii Island largely depends on where you set off from and where you’re heading to. Here’s a list of the leading airports in the region:

  • Kona Intl. Airport (KOA) - 3,708 flights per month.
  • Hilo Intl. Airport (ITO) - 1,459 flights per month.
  • Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE) - 243 flights per month.

How much is a plane ticket to Hawaii Island?
In the last seven days, plane fares varied between and . Scroll through our fabulous deals to Hawaii Island, make a booking and then get packing!
What is the best time to go to Hawaii Island?
Kalaoa, Hawaii Island’s most well-known city, is a lovely location to check out at anytime. Not a huge fan of cold weather? Then journey here from June 20 onward in summer, when temperatures fluctuate from 75 ºF (25 ºC) to 80 ºF (25 ºC). is when Kalaoa is really buzzing.
What months are the cheapest to book a flight to Hawaii Island?
February is the most affordable month to secure a seat for your Hawaii Island vacation. Fares are at their most expensive throughout December, so keep clear of this time if possible.
Flights to Hawaii Island information
Destination AirportHawaii Island
Destination Airport IATA codeKOA