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Find cheap flights from Seattle to Kona. Use our fare calendar to find convenient flights from SEA to KOA. 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 Seattle
We get it. The allure of Hawaii Island has sparked your wanderlust, and Kona’s calling. From the majestic white sand of Hapuna Beach to the genuinely authentic aloha spirit found amongst the streets and locals of Kona—and really all of the Big Island—there’s no shame in trading in the energetic and electric lifestyle of Seattle for the more lowkey sense of living found in the Islands. If you’re looking to book a flight from Seattle to Kona, Hawaiian Airlines offers some of the best flights, fares and deals to the Rainbow State and is among the islands most trusted airlines.
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When is the Best Time to Fly from Seattle to Kona?
As you browse flight schedules and hunt around for roundtrip flights to Hawaii Island, you may get bogged down trying to time your trip with the “best” season for visiting Hawaii. Fortunately for you, every season is Hawaii’s best. From idyllic summer days to the equally tropical and holiday-tinged winter months, there is no bad time to visit the islands. Regardless of when you book your Seattle to Kona flights, you’ll be met with blue skies and tropical climes for the majority—if not all—of your trip. One unique seasonal quirk about the Big Island is that during the winter months, there may be snow atop Mauna Kea, which is a truly unique sight to see while standing on the warm sands of one of the many beaches below.
What Airports Do You Use When Flying from SEA to KOA?
Flying from SEA to Kona will have visitors leaving the Seattle Tacoma International Airport, making a quick layover at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and touching down at the Kona International Airport in Kailua Kona—with Kona to Seattle travelers departing the Kona coast, briefly

 
stopping at HNL and then arriving in Seattle. While most airlines do not offer direct flights from Seattle to Kona, the layover in Honolulu will be a welcome break and a great chance to stretch your legs and check out Oahu—from your terminal.

How Long is the Flight from Seattle to Kona?
Even with a layover at HNL, flights from SEA to KOA will only take eight or nine hours, depending on the length of your layover. The trip will fly by with your flights in-flight entertainment system, which features blockbuster flicks and a wide array of TV shows to peruse.

Interesting Facts About Kona
One of the largest communities for visitors to visit on their trip from Seattle to the Big Island, Kailua Kona is known for being a major hub of activity on Hawaii Island. It’s both the start and finish of the Ironman World Championship triathlon, the location of the Kona Coffee Festival as well as the Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament. It’s also home to a collection of historic businesses, stores and churches. In fact, the first Christian church built in Hawaii—the Mokuaikaua Church which was erected in 1820—still resides in Kailua Kona.
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  • Authentic Hawaiian hospitality
  • Complimentary meals at mealtime
  • Hawaiian Airlines flight from Seattle (SFO) to Kona (KOA)
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Useful Information for Our Guests On Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle from 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 Seattle
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.