With the Southwest flight schedule open for booking through March 6, 2020, the airline also announced some new Southwest flights to and from Hawaii.
They include the addition of Lihue airport on the island of Kauai and Hilo, the other airport on the Big Island of Hawaii, as well as a direct flight from Sacramento to Honolulu.
All new Southwest Hawaii flights begin January 19, 2020.
New Southwest Flights for Hawaii
Good news for those looking to book Hawaii flights, especially to the island of Kauai and looking to depart from Sacramento!
Southwest has added direct service to Kauau’s Lihue airport from both Oakland and San Jose airports in California, as well as direct service to Kona airport from both Oakland and San Jose.
Additionally, travelers can now access the Big Island of Hawaii’s Hilo airport via Honolulu (there are no direct flights to Hilo from the U.S. mainland).
Lastly, you’ll now be able to fly direct from a THIRD California airport, Sacramento, to Honolulu.
Beginning January 19, 2020, Southwest will add the following new Hawaii flights:
- Honolulu to Hilo
- Honolulu to Lihue
- Honolulu to Sacramento
- Kona to Oakland
- Kona to Kahului
- Kona to San Jose
- Lihue to Oakland
- Lihue to San Jose
We are still awaiting service from San Diego (that’s what my family is most interested in) to Hawaii.
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