Hawaiian Airlines, Virgin Australia (code share with Hawaiian) and Fiji Airways operate flights from Australia to Honolulu. The duration of the flights is approximately about 10 hours. Direct flights are available from Sydney and Brisbane on both Hawaiian and Virgin. Fiji Airways fly's via Nadi, Fiji for a nice stop over option. If you'd like to arrange a stop over, call us and we can assist you.
Please note: All prices quoted include taxes and checked in baggage allowance.
Hawaiian Airlines: Direct from Sydney from Brisbane 3 times a week. These flights also connect to partner airline Virgin flights from other major cities. Connecting flights are also available to other Hawaiian airports including the Big Island's Kona and Hilo, Kaua'i's Lihue, Lanai Island's Lanai City and Maui's Kahului Kapalua.
Virgin Australia: Operates code share flights with Hawaiian Airlines.
Fiji Airways: Operating weekday flights to Nadi from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, this is a great option for spending some time in Fiji or to avoid long flights. Fiji Airways operates direct flights from Nadi to Honolulu twice a week taking approximately 6 hours and 25 minutes.
Qantas: Offering direct flights from Sydney to Honolulu three times a week, Qantas provides connecting flights from all other major Australian cities.
Air New Zealand: operates direct flights from Auckland to New Zealand on selected days of the week and flying time is approximately 9 hours.
Catching a shuttle transfer or taxi from the airport can sometimes be a gamble, therefore we recommend booking your transfers with a recommended service provider through your hotel. They can advise you on how to get there and to add this option to your quote or booking, simply select the transfers option and we'll take care of the rest.
Although at times this can result in a slightly more expensive package price, dealing with a reputable operator ensures no nasty surprises on the other end.
Hawaii's main International Airport is located in Honolulu on the island of Oahu, 40 minutes from Waikiki Beach and accommodation. The 2 terminals consist of a main terminal for international arrivals and departures and an inter-island terminal for flights between the other Hawaiian Islands.
There are restrictions on carrying liquids, gels and lotions. You may carry through security checkpoints only travel-sized (85g or less) toiletries that fit comfortably in one, litre-sized, clear plastic, zip-top bag. To check specifications check with your airline. Once clear of this check point you may purchase beverages and other liquids (i.e. bottled water) available from the boarding area.
Travel locks are recommended; however ensure you are using the TSA (Transportation Security Administration) Recognised Baggage Locks displaying the correct symbols. In most instances baggage will be electronically scanned, however from time to time the TSA will need to inspect your luggage, TSA [visit site] approved locks allow airport security staff use master keys to inspect luggage without damaging your travel locks.