Honolulu Airport Informational Guide to Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) - Non Official

Honolulu Airport Bus

See as follows the available bus options from Honolulu Airport:

bus Routes

The City & County of Honolulu provides bus services from Honolulu Airport. Buses run every 30 minutes approximately, depending on the route number.

Bus route 20

Airport - Waikiki / Airport - Pearlridge Shopping Center. 

Eastbound route

Airport - Kalihi (via Nimitz Highway) - Downtown Honolulu - The Honolulu Civic Center - Ala Moana Shopping Center - Waikiki.

Westbound route

Airport - Arizona Memorial - Aloha Stadium - Aiea - Pearlridge Shopping Center.

See schedule here.

Bus route 31

Tripler Medical Center-Kalihi Transit Center / Airport-Kalihi Transit Center. 

Eastbound route

Tripler Medical Center - Kalihi Transit Center.

Westbound route

Airport - Kalihi Transit Center.

See schedule here.

Other routes

Routes 9, 40, 40A, 42 and 62 run on Nimitz Highway within a walking distance of the Airport.


Bus stops are located along the center median, on the second level roadway.


- If child sits on adults lap (max. age 5): Free
- Children & Students (6-17 years): $1.25
- Adults: $2.50
- Senior Citizen with Reduced Fare card / valid US Medicare card: $1.00
- Visitor Pass - four consecutive day pass. Unlimited use: $25.00
- Monthly Bus Pass Student, up to high school: $30.00
- Adult: $60.00
- Senior Bus Pass with Senior card: $10.00

*Prices may change. 

Baggage rules

No backpacks with metal frames allowed. No bag must be larger than 22"x14"x9".

For more information, please call Customer Service: +1 (808) 848-4500 or Route Information: +1 (808) 848-5555.