Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Hawaii

NYC — HNL
Feb 12 — Feb 191

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Hawaii?

To save on the cost of your flight from New York to Hawaii, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $855 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $896.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Hawaii?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Hawaii from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $819 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $482. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Hawaii (NYC - HI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York to Hawaii as you normally would.

Cheap flights from New York to Hawaii in February, March 2023

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New York to Hawaii 2023 flight deals

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Last minute flights from New York to Hawaii

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Hawaii

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight departed on time and landed a little early. Friendly staff, and they did two passes with drinks and complimentary snacks.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight departed on time and landed a little early. Friendly staff, and they did two passes with drinks and complimentary snacks.

Hawaiian Airlines
8.0
Very good
533 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight departed on time and landed a little early. Friendly staff, and they did two passes with drinks and complimentary snacks.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,091 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight departed on time and landed a little early. Friendly staff, and they did two passes with drinks and complimentary snacks.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,215 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight departed on time and landed a little early. Friendly staff, and they did two passes with drinks and complimentary snacks.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,684 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,391 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight departed on time and landed a little early. Friendly staff, and they did two passes with drinks and complimentary snacks.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Hawaii flights.

If you're a New Yorker looking for the polar opposite of NYC, you may just find it in Hawaii. No disrespect to New York, of course, but Hawaii's island paradise vibe and slow, easy pace provide a welcome retreat for city dwellers throughout the year. There's so much to do and see in Hawaii - volcanoes, beaches, food, dancing - that you need to spend less time worrying about booking the right flight and more time planning your itinerary.

How long is the flight from New York City to Hawaii?

A nonstop flight from New York City to Hawaii takes about 11 hours from gate to gate. Since the flight covers such a vast distance, you may want to look for nonstop flights; not only for the expanded selection, but also for the break from being on the plane.

Which airlines operate flights from New York City to Hawaii?

Airlines flying from New York City to Hawaii include American, United, Hawaiian Airlines, Virgin America, jetBlue and Alaska Airlines. If you're looking for nonstop flights for the whole round trip, you may have to book with two different airlines. Also, even with stops involved, booking with multiple carriers may get you the deal you want and the flight times that fit your schedule.

How frequent are flights between New York City and Hawaii?

On a typical day, there are three or four nonstop flights from New York City to Honolulu. If you're looking for another part of the islands, your selections may be similarly limited. However, dozens of flights per day can get you to Hawaii with some stops along the way.

Which airports serve New York City to Hawaii?

On the New York side, John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA) are the primary hubs. Look for flights out of nearby Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to find some potential deals as well. Hawaii has numerous airports, but most flights from New York City likely are going to Honolulu's Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL). Other options include Kahului (OGG) on Maui, Lihue (LIH) on Kauai, and Big Island's Kona (KOA) and Hilo (ITO). Which direct flight route between New York City and Hawaii is cheapest?The cheap end of flying directly from New York City to Hawaii is around $1,500 (round trip). No worries, though, because you can cut costs significantly and find round trip flights for under $1,000 if you make a stop or two. Your legs could use a good stretch in Phoenix, anyway. One of the first things a New Yorker visiting Hawaii should do is prepare to slow things down. NYC is fast-paced with rush hours and frustrating commutes. Hawaii locals (yes, call them "locals,'" not "Hawaiians" unless they actually are of Hawaiian descent) move at their own pace, also known as "island time." Enjoy the relaxing vibe, and don't get stressed about a bit of traffic. When leaving New York City for Hawaii, you might think your activities are confined to sunshine and palm trees (not that it's a bad thing), but the islands boast an array of climate zones. Hike a mountain or even ski during certain times of year if sandy beaches bore you. Get ready to book your escape to an island paradise. Check out our smart and intuitive search engine to find excellent deals on flights from New York to Hawaii. Aloha!

How busy are the airports in New York and Hawaii?

When you fly to Hawaii from New York City, you will depart from one of the three major New York City-area airports. You can choose a flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), or LaGuardia Airport (LGA). Multiple flights to Hawaii from each airport are offered several times a day, so you can choose whichever option is most convenient for you. When you land in Hawaii, you will most likely arrive at Honolulu International Airport (HNL). However, if you plan to visit a different island during your trip to Hawaii, you can also opt for a flight that lands at one of the other Hawaii airports, such as Kahului (OGG), Hana (HNM), or Lanai City (LNY).

Which airlines fly directly from New York to Hawaii?

You can fly nonstop to Hawaii from New York City on either United Airlines or Hawaiian Airlines. Whichever airline you choose, the direct flight will take a little less than 11 hours. Both airlines offer a nonstop flight to Hawaii from New York once a day, every day of the week, with departures in the morning. The nonstop United Airlines flight to Hawaii from New York departs from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). The nonstop Hawaiian Airlines flight from New York to Hawaii departs from JFK International Airport (JFK). You will land at Honolulu International Airport (HNL) when flying nonstop from New York to Hawaii with either United Airlines or Hawaiian Airlines. Flights from New York City landing at other Hawaiian airports will require at least one stop.

What are the stopover options between New York to Hawaii?

When flying to Hawaii from New York on a flight that requires one stop, you may have a layover at one of several airports. For one-stop flights from New York that land in Honolulu, the layover airport options include Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO), Seattle (SEA), Charlotte (CLT), Phoenix (PHX), Dallas (DFW), Chicago (ORD), or Denver (DEN). Flights to Hawaii from New York that require a stop will add anywhere from one to 10 hours to your total travel time. However, you may be able to save money when booking a flight with a layover rather than choosing a nonstop option.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from New York to Hawaii?

U.S. citizens traveling from New York to Hawaii do not need a passport or visa to fly. However, all travelers over the age of 18 do need a valid photo ID to board any flight within the U.S. REAL-ID compliant identification will be required starting May 3, 2023, for everyone over the age of 18. Those without a READ ID-compliant driver’s license can use a passport instead. Children do not need photo identification to fly within the U.S. as long as they travel with adults who have valid IDs.

Which airlines flying from New York to Hawaii have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, and American Airlines flying from New York to Hawaii have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York to Hawaii for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Hawaii for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $376, but on average you can expect to pay $406.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Hawaii for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Hawaii under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Hawaii is less than $556.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Hawaii for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Hawaii within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Hawaii?

Most travelers choose New York John F Kennedy Intl - Honolulu, Newark - Honolulu or New York LaGuardia - Honolulu when deciding on the best route from New York to Hawaii.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Hawaii?

When booking a flight from New York to Hawaii, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Hawaii?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from New York to Hawaii on time: Delta (68%), Virgin Atlantic (68%), Korean Air (55%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Hawaii?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $231. While the most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Honolulu) can be booked for $435 on average our data indicates $1,998 when flying from New York to Hawaii.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from New York to Hawaii?

If you plan to travel to Hawaii from New York with an eco-friendly airline, there are plenty of airlines that are perfect for you. One of these airlines is Alaska Airlines. Regarded by many conservationists as one of the leading airlines in the fight against the destruction of the environment, this airline is one of the few that has bought new, more streamlined planes that consume less fuel or emit less fumes. In its efforts to do away with energy waste, this company has implemented policies requiring that their facilities all ensure optimal power usage. Another eco-friendly airline you can choose to fly to Hawaii from New York is JetBlue airlines. To try to reduce their carbon footprint, this airline has special offers for their passengers who purchase carbon offsets. It also purchases lots of carbon offsets itself.

How can I fly more sustainably from New York to Hawaii?

If you’d like to fly to Hawaii from New York, there are numerous ways through which you can achieve sustainable travel, other than traveling with an eco-friendly airline. One of the ways through which you can achieve this goal is by traveling during the day. This is because, at night, flights usually cause clouds that normally prevent radiation from the Earth from escaping. Another way you can travel sustainably is by calculating the total amount of harmful emissions your flight will release into the air and purchasing a similar amount of carbon offset. This way, you’ll be funding the conservation organizations that fight the degradation of the environment. Additionally, you can plant trees once you get back home, as trees help reduce air pollution.

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Top 8 airlines flying from New York to Hawaii

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Hawaii choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$9Average$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$189Average$754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$214Average$643FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$248Average$738FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$248Average$850FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$331Average$869FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$338Average$744FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Linear Air TaxiCheapest$67,877Average$348,408FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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