Welcome to Kahului Airport
Kahului Airport, also known as Maui Airport, welcomes you to the exotic island of Maui. The airport is the gateway to the island and the only airport serving flights from the U.S. mainland to Maui Island. Located three miles east of downtown Kahului, the airport is nestled between the Haleakala and West Maui mountain range. Covering over 1300 acres of land, Kahului Airport offers travelers a host of services including duty free shops, restaurants, plenty of parking space, and special facilities for physically challenged passengers.
Meeting the demands of passengers
Kahului Airport provides a user friendly environment that welcomes thousands of travelers every year who come to explore the beautiful island of Maui. The airport is the second busiest in the state of Hawaii with major and minor airlines operating in and out of the island. The airport is equipped with state-of-the-art terminal facilities and two runways, and a separate helipad. Kahului Airport provides air taxi and general aviation operations. Access to the passenger terminals and cargo operations is through a network of roadways connecting to the Haleakala and Hana Highways.
Modern facilities for passenger comfort
Kahului Airport is designed to make passengers as comfortable as possible with modern lounges, shopping and dining options that operate based on flight schedules. Other facilities include an ATM and banking services, Wi-fi access, and medical services. Special information desks manned by knowledgeable staff operate between 7:45 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. to assist travelers with information about the island, accommodation options, transport, and other travel related queries. Kahului Airport offers porter services with trained personnel to assist travelers with disabilities. This includes wheelchair assistance at the check-in counter and baggage claim area. Public parking is available with automatic ticket dispensers at each parking area.
Affordable transport facilities for passengers
For the convenience of passengers, Kahului Airport is well equipped with transport facilities. There are several car rental services available at the airport including Hertz, Budget, Avis, Alamo, and Thrifty. Apart from car rental services, a few companies offer shuttle services to and from the airport to all the main resorts on Maui Island. While this is a cheaper alternative, passengers always have the option of taxi services available 24 hours a day at affordable rates depending on the distance. The public transit system operates from the airport every 90 min along Route 40 and Route 35 at a nominal fee of $1.