Grand Junction to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) Flights
Flights to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
Grand Junction Airport Information
Use Orbitz.com to find low fares on flights from Grand Junction, and you will have access to all of the airlines that service Colorado's Grand Junction Regional Airport, including Allegiant, American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways. This airport offers flights to several major cities, including Phoenix, Denver, Houston, Salt Lake City, Dallas-Fort Worth, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. From these cities, you can board connecting flights that will take you to your final domestic or international destination.
Parking at the Grand Junction Airport
Parking at the airport is convenient and economical. The lot is located adjacent to the terminal building and charges a reasonable rate of $8 per day. There are a few off-site lots that offer parking and free shuttle service to the terminal building for as low as $5 per day.
Ground Transportation Information
You have several options for transportation to the Grand Junction airport. Grand Valley Transit offers bus service from several locations around Grand Junction directly to the airport for $1.50 per trip. American Spirit Shuttle offers private or share-a-ride shuttle service, and Sunshine Taxi and K2 Taxi offer cab service from the downtown area at a reasonable rate. Use Orbitz.com to purchase discount air tickets, and you can put the savings toward a private car service to get you to the airport in comfort and style.
Grand Junction Airport Restaurant Options
Dining options at the Grand Junction airport are limited, with one Subway restaurant and a gift shop where you can pick up light snacks and cold beverages. Fortunately, there are several restaurants just outside the airport where you can get something to eat before a long flight, including Ernie's Pizza and Italian Café, WW Peppers, Wendy's and Coco's Bakery Restaurant. Have a safe flight, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to book flights from Grand Junction.
Traveling to Kona
Kona is the westernmost district on the Big Island of Hawaii and the shortened name for the city of Kailua-Kona. The Kona International Airport at Keahole located at 73-200 Kupipi St. services residents and visitors of the city looking for cheap flights to Kona. Airlines operating out of Kona include Air Canada, Delta Airlines, American Airlines and US Airways, among others. The airport is about seven miles from Kailua and still maintains an open-air design that takes full advantage of the beautiful Hawaii weather.
Transportation From the Kona International Airport
Travel to Kailua-Kona from the Kona International Airport is provided primarily by taxi or rental car, with shuttle services available to resorts in the area and limited bus services through the Hawaii County Mass Transit Agency for $1.00. Round-trip shuttle services are available for about $48, with trips taking approximately 15 minutes, and taxis are about $25 one way to the downtown area.
The Weather in Kona
The weather in Kona is tropical with warm temperatures lasting throughout the year. The average low in the coldest month of January only reaches 66 degrees Fahrenheit, with average highs in the warmest month of August only reaching 88 degrees. Rainfall is light and brief, so dress can be as lightweight as desired while in the region.
Things to Do in Kona
Kona is a tourist's paradise with beautiful beaches to relax in as you enjoy warm ocean breezes and beautiful sunsets. For those who want a more challenging time in Kona though, there's always the Ironman World Championship Triathlon in October. To race in the work championship, you'll first have to qualify through one of the many qualification races held around the world. Watching the race is free though, and it is often worth the price of one of the cheap flights to Kona available through Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Grand Junction to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Grand Junction to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
|Leave Wed, Jan 1||Grand Junction (GJT)||Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA)||US Airways||
|Return Mon, Jan 13||Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA)||Grand Junction (GJT)||US Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Grand Junction to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
|Leave Sat, Feb 1||Grand Junction (GJT)||Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA)||US Airways||
|Return Tue, Feb 11||Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA)||Grand Junction (GJT)||US Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Grand Junction to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
|Leave Sun, Mar 23||Grand Junction (GJT)||Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA)||United Airlines||
|Return Sat, Apr 5||Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) (KOA)||Grand Junction (GJT)||United Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Grand Junction and Kona (Big Island of Hawaii)
|US Airways||GJT||KOA||Sat, Feb 1 - Tue, Feb 11||$944|
|United Airlines||GJT||KOA||Tue, Feb 11 - Thu, Feb 20||$969|
|Delta Air Lines||GJT||KOA||Sat, Feb 1 - Tue, Feb 11||$1,090|
|American Airlines||GJT||KOA||Sat, Feb 1 - Tue, Feb 11||$1,322|
Grand Junction and Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) airports and terminals
Airports in Grand JunctionCO, US
Montrose County (MTJ)
Distance from City Center: 54.7 miles
Walker Field (GJT)
Distance from City Center: 2.7 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Grand Junction to Kona (Big Island of Hawaii) on Sat, Dec 14, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|US Airways/United Airlines||US2954/UA3075||GJT||8:25 AM||KOA||3:19 PM||CRJ/752||9hr 54min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US2954/US663||GJT||8:25 AM||KOA||3:19 PM||CRJ/752||9hr 54min|
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