Getting Here

Miles from the Ordinary

Oahu, Hawaii is the most remote population center on Earth, but it’s not as hard to get here as you might think. We’re about a five-hour flight from California. Once you land, Hale Koa Hotel is only nine miles from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport. The most efficient way to get here from there is via car, taxi or airport shuttle. Depending on the time of day and traffic, it might take as little as 20 minutes to 45 minutes. Here’s more information about getting to Hale Koa Hotel from the airport.

This is a shared van service that you can arrange from the airport. Multiple shuttles are available throughout the day/night with stops outside of the baggage claim areas.  The cost is approximately $30 per person. It may make an additional stop or two on the way to Hale Koa Hotel.  For shuttles from the Hale Koa Hotel back to the airport the Bell Desk would be happy to assist you. Please make arrangements a couple days prior to your departure.

Charley’s Taxi offers a fast, convenient, and reliable discounted direct service between the Hale Koa Hotel and the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).
Airport Flat Rate:
   • $38 each way, inclusive of state tax, fuel surcharge and airport fees 
   • Up to 4 passengers with 1 checked baggage and 1 carry-on each
To reserve your Charley’s Taxi Airport Flat Rate to and from the Hale Koa Hotel, please call 808-233-3333 or book online by visiting

Ride Share (Uber/ Lyft):
From the airport-
Ride Share vehicles are available for scheduled pick-ups outside all baggage claim gates.
From the hotel- Ride Share vehicles are allowed scheduled pick-ups from the Main Lobby only.

Driving directions from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport:

  • Take H-1 Freeway East, to exit 23 for Punahou Street, toward Waikiki/Moana.

  • Use the 2 right lanes to turn right onto Punahou Street.

  • Use the 2nd from right lane to turn right onto South Beretania Street.

  • Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Kalakaua Avenue.

  • Turn right onto Ena Road and continue onto Kalia Road.

  • Hale Koa Hotel is on your right, at 2055 Kalia Road.

GPS Address:
2055 Kalia Road
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815