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Find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Kona. Use our fare calendar to find convenient flights from Los Angeles to Kona. Our easy-to-use flight search makes booking a flight to Hawaii fast and easy! Browse our best Kona flight deals using our easy-to-use flight search.

Flights to Kona from LAX with Hawaiian Airlines
Making the jump across the Pacific from Los Angeles to Hawaii Island, also known as the Big Island, can be the trip of a lifetime, and Hawaiian Airlines will make sure you start your tropical adventure off right. On the Big Island, the spirit of aloha—that authentic sense of humility and gratitude found only in the Islands—is alive and well, and Hawaiian Airlines perpetuates that in all of its flights, including LAX to Kona, with its excellent flight staff and customer service representatives.
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When is the Best Time to Fly from Los Angeles to Kona?
If you’re looking to save, booking LAX to KOA airfare in the spring and fall will likely be your most budget-friendly bet for Kailua Kona flights. However, with our online booking platform (it’s the site you’re on right now!) you can be sure to find the best prices on fares, flight deals and flights and hotels packages. The Big Island does have some seasonal festivities worth planning your itinerary around, such as the annual Merrie Monarch Festival—it’s been described as the Olympics of hula—which falls on the week after Easter. Of course, being in Hawaii, there really are no bad seasons on the Big Island, so you can safely book your trip to the Kona coast anytime of year.
What Airports do you use When Flying from LAX to KOA?
Flyers planning their roundtrip flights to Kona from Los Angeles will be happy to know that with Hawaiian Airlines, you’ll have flexibility in scheduling your trip out. If time is of the essence, visitors will want to look into the direct flights, where the only two airports you’ll be seeing are the Los Angeles International Airport and the Kona International Airport. However, if flyers are looking for a little more freedom in choosing their arrival and departure times from Los Angeles
 
to Kona, Hawaiian does offer a widespread of popular flights to the Big Island with short layovers on Oahu or Maui, giving flyers more options on their trip to Kailua Kona.

How Long is the Flight from Los Angeles to Kona?
If you’re worried about the distance traveled between LAX to Kona flights—they do seem worlds apart—don’t be! On average, a direct flight from LAX to the Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole will only have you in the air for just under six hours, depending on wind conditions. If you have a layover at HNL on Oahu or OGG on Maui, you can add a few hours to your total travel time—however those layovers will be spent in airports in Hawaii, which is pleasant in its own special way. So how do you spend the time on your Hawaiian Airlines flight? You can always catch a movie or two on our in-flight entertainment system, or brush up on your olelo Hawaii (Hawaiian language) with a copy of the “Hawaiian Dictionary”, written by Mary Kawena Pukui and Samuel H. Elbert.

Interesting Facts about Kona
There have been numerous cities across the state of Hawaii that have been designated as the “capital” of Hawaii, and Kailua Kona is on that list. The community was actually established by King Kamehameha to serve as his seat of government when he was chief of Kona, and after unifying the Hawaiian archipelago in 1795, it became the kingdom’s capital.
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  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary meals at mealtime
  • Non-stop flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to Hawaii Island (KOA)
  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary meals at mealtime
  • Non-stop flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to Hawaii Island (KOA)
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Useful Information for Our Guests Your Flight from Los Angeles to Kona
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 Los Angeles lands in Kona, 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 Los Angeles to Kona
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 Los Angeles:  It’s common for travelers to want to take sweet and juicy pineapple or papaya on their flights from Kona. Learn about the requirements to take these sweet memories back home with you.