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General travel questionsWhat time of year does Southwest fly to Hawaii?
Southwest flies year-round to Hawaii.What is the average duration of a flight from the U.S. mainland to Hawaii?
Getting from the mainland to the Hawaiian islands may be faster than you think. Some average flight times include:What kind of weather can I expect in Hawaii?
The Hawaiian islands are temperate year round, but have summer and winter seasons. Average daytime temperatures in the summer (May to October) are around 85 degrees Fahrenheit; winter daytime temperatures (November to April) are around 78 degrees Fahrenheit. It is about ten degrees colder at night. The rainy season is during the winter, November to March. Water temperatures remain comfortable all year long.How can I get around Hawaii?
Though renting a car is encouraged, there are public transit busing options for getting around Hawaii.
- Honolulu (Oahu): TheBus
- Kahului (Maui): Maui Bus
- Kona (Island of Hawaii): Hele-On Bus
- Hilo (Island of Hawaii): Hele-On Bus
- Lihue (Kauai): Kauai Bus
Can I rent a car once I land in my Hawaii destination?What are some cant-miss attractions or sights in Hawaii?
Depending on where you visit, be sure to check out:
- Honolulu (Oahu): Hanauma Bay
- Kahului (Maui): Haleakalā National Park
- Kona (Island of Hawaii): Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park
- Hilo (Island of Hawaii): Rainbow Falls
- Lihue (Kauai): Nā Pali Coast State ParkWhat family-friendly activities are available in Hawaii?
Depending on where you visit, family-friendly activities include:
- Honolulu (Oahu): Honolulu Zoo
- Kahului (Maui): Surfing Goat Dairy
- Kona (Island of Hawaii): Ocean Rider Seahorse Farm
- Hilo (Island of Hawaii): Carlsmith Beach Park
- Lihue (Kauai): Kauai Backcountry Adventures
Can I change my flight reservation for my flight to Hawaii?
Where can I find the status of my flight to Hawaii?Is Hawaii experiencing any travel restrictions due to COVID-19?
There are currently no travel restrictions for anyone flying to or from Hawaii, or between Hawaiian islands.
Where can I find answers to other questions about traveling to Hawaii with Southwest?
Traveling to Hawaii from the mainland
Are there any items I will not be allowed to bring in my carry-on or checked luggage when traveling to Hawaii from the U.S. mainland?Are there any items I will not be allowed to bring back in my carryon or checked luggage when returning home from Hawaii?
The U.S. Department of Agricultures Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) prohibits or restricts the transportation of many agricultural products from Hawaii to the U.S. mainland, including most fresh fruits and vegetables and certain types of plants and flowers.Can unaccompanied minors and young travelers travel on Southwest to Hawaii?We welcome Young Travelers and Unaccompanied Minors onboard to Hawaii. Learn more about our Unaccompanied Minor service and additional documentation specifically related to travel to the Hawaiian islands.What food and drinks are served on flights between the U.S. mainland and Hawaii?
All flights between Hawaii and the U.S. mainland (excluding interisland travel) are offering alcoholic beverages, as well as free sodas, juice, and coffee. Youll also get an exclusive Hawaii snack bag.
If youre flying between islands, onboard service varies. Visit our Help Center to see examples of which flights (traveling 175 miles or less) will only serve water.Can I charge my device onboard?
We dont have standard or USB plugs onboard, so if your smartphone, tablet, or laptop is running low on battery, we recommend getting a quick charge in the airport prior to boarding.
Animal policiesCan I bring my pet with me to Hawaii?
Only fully trained service dogs assisting Customers with disabilities are permitted on flights from the U.S. mainland to Hawaii. No other animals are permitted on flights from the U.S. mainland to Hawaii.Will my trained service dog be subject to any quarantines in Hawaii?
Hawaii is rabies free. Hawaiis quarantine law is designed to protect residents and animals from potentially serious health problems associated with the introduction and spread of rabies. All dogs, regardless of age or purpose, must comply with Hawaiis import requirements.Are there any fees to bring my trained service dog to Hawaii?
State of Hawaii Quarantine Program fees may apply. However, Southwest does not charge fees for you to transport your trained service dog onboard with you.What happens to my trained service dog if my flight to Hawaii is delayed or diverted to another Hawaii airport?
In the event of a delay when traveling to Hawaii, which could result in your animal not being released from quarantine until the following day, Southwest Airlines will offer to rebook you on the next available flight. If your flight is diverted to a Hawaii location other than your scheduled destination, a Southwest Airlines Customer Service Agent will meet your inbound flight and ensure your animal remains in the gate area until you have boarded the flight to your final destination.Do I need a permit to travel with my trained service dog to Hawaii?Honolulu International Airport (HNL) is the only point of entry for dogs entering Hawaii, unless a valid Neighbor Island Inspection Permit has been issued by the Hawaii Department of Agriculture. Learn more about the Neighbor Island Inspection Permit.
1Available only on WiFi-enabled aircraft. Limited-time offer. Where available.
2Internet access for $8 a day, per device. In order to provide the best experience, we block access to certain high-bandwidth applications, websites, and video conferencing services, including, but not limited to, Netflix, HBO Max, Zoom, and Microsoft Teams. In consideration of the public environment onboard, we also block potentially offensive online content.
3First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.
4Fare difference may apply.
5Failure to cancel a reservation at least 10 minutes prior to departure may result in forfeited Travel Funds.