ORLANDO, FL. – Just in time for Spring Break, Hawaiian Airlines will be offering an all-new nonstop service from Orlando International Airport (MCO) to Honolulu, Hawaii (HNL). The service makes Orlando the only airport in Florida to offer direct access to the Aloha State, and provides convenient one-stop
connectivity to Asia.
Beginning March 11, Hawaiian will offer two weekly flights between Honolulu and Orlando.
“We are pleased to announce that Central Florida residents can look forward to nonstop service to Hawaii, and that Orlando International Airport is officially Florida’s connection to the Aloha State,” said Phil Brown, Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority. “This new service represents a
significant investment that will strengthen economic, leisure and cultural bonds between two of the country’s top tourism destinations.”
Hawaiian’s Airbus A330 aircraft offers 278 seats, including 18 lie-flat First Class seats in a 2-2-2 configuration. Additionally, there are 68 Extra Comfort premium economy seats and 192 Main Cabin seats. The nine hour flight between Orlando and Honolulu offers authentic Hawaiian hospitality, island-inspired cuisine and state-of-the-art entertainment.
“We are delighted to bring our superior value proposition to travelers visiting Hawaii from Orlando,” said Peter Ingram, president and CEO of Hawaiian Airlines. “2021 is going to be a special time to experience Hawaii, and we can’t wait to welcome onboard our guests from Orlando and introduce them to our islands.”
Tickets are on sale at HawaiianAirlines.com.
The flight departs MCO on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8:15 a.m., arriving in Honolulu at 2:05 p.m. (beginning March 13), and departs HNL on Thursdays and Sundays at 5:15 p.m., arriving to Orlando International at 7 a.m. the next day (beginning March 11).
Basic MCO Information: In 2019, Orlando International Airport welcomed more than 50 million annual passengers making it the busiest airport in
the state and the 10th busiest in the U.S. MCO is currently engaged in a $3.76B Capital Improvement Program to increase capacity and enhance customer convenience. MCO currently has non-stop service to 79 domestic and 16 international destinations.