San Diego to Hawaii flight duration

What is the flight duration from San Diego to Hawaii?

On average there are 2 flights flying direct each day from San Diego to Hawaii. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

Depart
San Diego
Arrive
Hawaii
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Average direct flight time is 6 hours 9 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from San Diego to Hawaii is 6 hours 8 minutes.

A distance of 2,523 miles / 4,061 km

Related: Return journey Hawaii to San Diego flight duration

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San Diego to Hawaii flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 6 hours 9 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 6 hours 8 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 6 hours 10 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 2

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from San Diego to Hawaii is 6 hours 9 minutes
  • Distance from San Diego to Hawaii is 2,523 miles / 4,061 km
  • San Diego is served by 1 airports San Diego International Airport (SAN)
  • Hawaii is served by 2 airports Honolulu International Airport (HNL), Kona International Airport (KOA)

Airlines

American Airlines
American Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Delta
Delta
Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines
United
United

DIRECT FLIGHTS

San Diego International to Honolulu International
Flying with Alaska Airlines
6 hours 08 minutes
San Diego International to Honolulu International
Flying with Hawaiian Airlines
6 hours 10 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

San Diego to Hawaii flight time via Kauai Island Lihue | to via LIH
San Diego to Kauai Island Lihue
6 hours 15 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 56 minutes
Kauai Island Lihue to Hawaii
36 minutes
Total journey time
9 hours 47 minutes
San Diego to Hawaii flight time via Maui Kahului | to via OGG
San Diego to Maui Kahului
5 hours 50 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 05 minutes
Maui Kahului to Hawaii
1 hours
Total journey time
7 hours 55 minutes
San Diego to Hawaii flight time via Seattle / Tacoma International | to via SEA
San Diego to Seattle / Tacoma International
2 hours 55 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 20 minutes
Seattle / Tacoma International to Hawaii
6 hours 15 minutes
Total journey time
14 hours 30 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


San Diego & Hawaii local time and timezones

Hawaii, United States time is 3 hours behind San Diego, United States

Date and time in San Diego, United States:
10:34 Sat, 19 Jun, 2021,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

Date and time in Hawaii, United States:
07:34 Sat, 19 Jun, 2021,
Honolulu Timezone: HST (-10:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between San Diego, United States and Hawaii, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 6 hours 9 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.