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Flights from New York City to Hawaii

Search cheap flights from New York City to Hawaii. Use our fare calendar to find convenient flights from New York to Honolulu. Our easy-to-use flight search makes booking a flight to Hawaii fast and easy!

New York to Hawaii Flights
Looking to trade in New York City skylines for stunning mountain ranges and postcard perfect beaches? Then you’ve come to the right place. With Hawaiian Airlines offering direct flights and routes from NYC to Hawaii—and competitive airfare to Oahu and more, your trip from the East Coast to our Hawaiian coasts will be as easy as it gets. Hawaiian Airlines is also an industry leader in customer service, with flight attendants, captains and customer service personnel always showing that iconic, gracious and ever-giving spirit of aloha.
Flying From JFK to Honolulu
JFK & HNL Airports
If you’re choosing to travel non stop with Hawaiian Airlines, then the only airports you’ll be seeing are the Honolulu International Airport (HNL) and the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). And both are excellent gateways for arrivals and departures. Hawaii flights from NYC using the JFK to Honolulu route will immediately be greeted by the wonderful Hawaii weather and tropical climes in and around HNL. And both HNL and the JFK airport have received exciting new renovations that will make departing and arriving a smooth and comfortable process.
When is the Best Time to Fly from NYC to Honolulu?
All the time! There’s truly never a bad time to make the trip from NY to Hawaii, however different times of the year may appeal to different types of visitors. If you’re worried about the price of roundtrip plane tickets, shoulder seasons like fall and spring on average have more affordable flight deals. And if you love meeting new people, getting lost in a Waikiki crowd or want to jump into a thriving nightlife, booking flights from New York to Hawaii during the islands ’peak
 
seasons—summer and winter—is the way to go. Regardless, the islands are beautiful almost every day out of the year, and you don’t have to worry about major seasonal swings—a day in October can always be as perfect as a day in July here in Hawaii.

Are There Direct Flights from New York to Hawaii?
With Hawaiian Airlines, flights to Hawaii from NYC are made easy with the airlines ’direct routes. No hours-long layovers or shifting planes here, just one simple flight from JFK to Hawaii. And if you’re planning to fly to one of Oahu’s equally picturesque island neighbors—you’ll be happy to know that connecting flights will depart from HNL, so even if you do have a layover, it’ll be in Hawaii.

How Long is the Flight from NYC to Hawaii?
Worried about the flight time from NYC to HNL? Don’t be, it’s not long at all. On average, your typical flight from New York to Hawaii will be just shy of 11 hours—made much, much shorter with Hawaiian Airlines ’direct flight options. So what should you do with the time? Get some rest! Once you land in Hawaii, there’ll be so many fun adventures waiting for you, and you’ll want to be fully charged to take them head-on.
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  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary meals at mealtime
  • Non-stop flight from New York (JFK) to Honolulu (HNL)
  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary meals at mealtime
  • Non-stop flight from New York (JFK) to Honolulu (HNL)
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Useful Information for Our Guests On Your Flight from New York to Hawaii
General Carry-on and Checked Baggage
Whether you’re coming from another country, the U.S. mainland or a neighbor island, here are our standard baggage policies.
Hawaii’s Plants and Animals Declaration Form
Just before your flight from New York lands in Hawaii, your flight attendant will ask you to fill out a form to declare any plants, animals or other things that may be harmful to Hawaii’s environment. You’re required to complete this form and can preview it here.
 
On your Flight Home to New York from Hawaii
Taking Home Lei:  You’ve received a beautiful, fragrant lei while in the island or want to take it back home with you. Learn about the requirements to take a lei on the airplane.

Taking Home Tropical Fruits Back to New York
It’s common for travelers to want to take sweet and juicy pineapple or papaya on their flights from Hawaii. Learn about the requirements to take these sweet memories back home with you.