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Route Information for Flights from Honolulu to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA Code HNL
Destination Airport IATA Code SJC
Distance 2394 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, Fiji Airways, Sun Country Airlines, SWISS, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Qantas, SA AVIANCA, Turkish Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival 11:57PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 1:29PM UTC
Jan 11, 2020

Terrible entertainment!!! App does not work at all! You can do better!

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Honolulu to San Jose · Hawaiian Airlines
Jan 12, 2019

Bags took forever to come out

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Honolulu to San Jose · Alaska Airlines
Mar 24, 2018

Free wifi and free entertainment would be nice :)

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Honolulu to San Jose · Hawaiian Airlines

Flying from Honolulu to San Francisco

Flights from Honolulu

The city of Honolulu provides a gateway to the beautiful Hawaiian Islands. Flights from Honolulu are available through Orbitz.com and depart from the Honolulu International Airport, which is located 3 miles from the city center. The airport services international flights to parts of North America, Australia and Asia as well as short flights to nearby islands. The location, at 300 Rogers Boulevard, serves as the central hub for Hawaiian Airlines. Other airlines at this location include Alaska Air, United and Delta, as well as their travel partners.

Parking at the Airport

Hourly parking is available at several garages and lots at the airport. Parking locations closer to the airport provide short-term parking, while long-term options are located a distance from the terminals. Long-term parking prices begin at $12 per day for two days or more, with a minimum fee of $24. The parking system uses an automated check-in ticket setup.

Honolulu Airport Transportation

Options for transportation to the Honolulu airport include taxi service and a local express shuttle bus. The Airport Waikiki Express provides shuttle service to the Waikiki district for $9 one way or $15 round trip. The city also offers bus service to most parts of Honolulu from the airport for $2.50 per adult and $1.25 per child. Taxi fees vary greatly based on destination. Let Orbitz.com help you find the best transportation options from hotels and nearby attractions prior to your arrival at the airport.

Dining Options at the Airport

Hawaiian-style cuisine is available throughout the airport. Many small restaurants, including Lanai Chicken and Stinger Ray's, dot provide traditional Hawaiian cuisine alongside traditional American fare. Food courts in the Central Lobby offer Chinese food, burgers, pizza and yogurt to travelers preparing for their flights from Hawaii.

San Francisco International Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.

Transportation From the Airport

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.

Weather in San Francisco

San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.

Highlights and Attractions

Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.

Flights from Honolulu to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Honolulu to San Francisco now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can answer all your questions about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when traveling by plane from Honolulu to San Francisco.

Are there non-stop flights from Honolulu to San Francisco?

You can fly direct from Honolulu, HI Airport (HNL-Daniel K. Inouye Intl.) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), so get set to kiss those time-wasting connections goodbye. Enjoy a trouble-free trip with one of the 4 air carriers that offer nonstop services. Popular options include:

  • United Airlines
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Sun Country Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Honolulu to San Francisco?

From Honolulu, the exciting sights and sounds of San Francisco are at least 5 hours and 49 minutes away. Book your favorite seat, or perhaps even one with a little more legroom, and fly to your destination in pure comfort.

What airlines fly from Honolulu to San Francisco most frequently?

Satisfy your wanderlust and jet off with one of the following airlines that fly most frequently from Honolulu to San Francisco: United Airlines - (UA) with 117 flights every month Hawaiian Airlines - (HA) with 30 flights every month Alaska Airlines - (AS) with 30 flights every month Sun Country Airlines - (SY) with 21 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Francisco?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to San Francisco have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to San Francisco with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Francisco without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.