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Flying into Beautiful Lihue

Lihue may mean “cold chill,” but once you get there, you’ll find it’s quite the opposite. The county seat of Hawaii’s Kauai Island, this city is its historical heart. Whether you’re looking to engulf yourself in Hawaiian culture or just searching for a beautiful tropical beach, it has everything on your itinerary.
Hotels in Lihue
Kauai Beach Resort
$127 avg/night
Pono Kai Resort by CRH
$112 avg/night
Kauai Shores Hotel
$127 avg/night
Hilton Garden Inn Kauai/Wailua Bay, HI
$135 avg/night
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More About Flights to Lihue

Thanks to its prime location, Lihue is home to Kauai’s primary airport. Are you intimidated at the idea of navigating an airport that handles so many flights between Hawaii’s islands and overseas? This article will help you relax before you even get to put your lei on.

What should I know when flying into Lihue Airport?

Lihue Airport services many major airlines, including American, Delta, Hawaiian, United, and US Airways. Round-trip prices may vary depending on your travel distance, such as New York ($790) or Los Angeles ($594). Flights are also available connecting in Honolulu.

Prices and availability may change during the peak season, which is June through August.

How can I get around from the airport?

Although there are car rental services available, you don’t need one to get around Kauai. A cab ride to Lihue’s Kukui Grove may average about $10. Tour shuttles are available, as well as the Kauai Bus, which services the island.

Are there hotels near Lihue Airport?

A Hawaiian vacation means comfort, and there are plenty of hotels to put you in the islander spirit with lush amenities. Many hotels near Lihue Airport offer airport shuttles and are competitively priced. Just a few include the Kauai Beach Resort ($171) and Marriott’s Kauai Beach Club ($215).

What are the best beaches in Lihue?

Lihue rests on Nawiliwili Harbor, and there is no shortage of beachfront paradises. Kalapaki Beach offers intimacy and safety for swimmers. The Kauai Lagoons are fantastic for couples. If you’re looking for family fun, visit Niumalu Beach Park.

What is there to do in Lihue Airport?

Many travellers consider the airport in Lihue one of Hawaii’s best because of its small size. There is a café and bar, as well as a flower shop, newsstand, and Starbucks.