Helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai

With six islands for exploration in Hawaii, adding two to your itinerary can make a memorable experience.

Oahu and Kauai are the most beautiful islands many people dream of exploring.

Kauai presents an unmatched natural scenery, hidden landmarks and tropical vibes. 

In contrast, Oahu is filled with urban adventure, romantic tours, shopping, dining and nightlife opportunities.

Exploring these islands in a helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai is a must-do experience.

How far apart is Oahu and Kauai?

Oahu to Kauai is 63 miles apart and takes approximately 35 minutes by plane to reach your destination. 

You can book a helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai that will cover your round trips while offering a fun day of sightseeing.

What is the best way to travel from Oahu to Kauai?

Many assume there is a network of ferries to take them from island to island, but that is not the case.

To travel from Oahu to Kauai, you should book a flight as there is no ferry service. 

Honolulu airport in Oahu is the largest airport in Hawaii. Hence, a direct flight to Kauai will save most of your time. 

If a direct flight is unavailable, try searching for a connecting flight that will minimize the connection time. 

Transport in Oahu

There are various transportation options to travel in Oahu, such as car, bus and flight.

Oahu has a top-notch bus system if you want to travel nearby.

A great thing about this island is that you can book a helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai also to explore the islands in a private van and customize it depending on how much time you spend sightseeing.

How is Kauai different from Oahu?

Oahu perfectly blends city life and natural beauty, while Kauai is home to most tourist attractions. 

Many people find these two islands a perfect bundle for vacation.

We suggest you visit both islands as they are equally beautiful and worth visiting.

Below is a helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai to cover your day. 

Day trip from Oahu to Kauai

Can you fly from Oahu to Kauai? Definitely yes. If you want to make your tour from Oahu to Kauai worth remembering, a helicopter tour is the right choice.

On this full-day Kauai tour from Waikiki, you can see towering waterfalls, beautiful beaches and a tropical jungle. 

It includes ground transport, an adventurous helicopter tour, round-trip flights from Oahu and lunch at a well-known Tahiti Nui restaurant.

There will be a 45-minute safety briefing and a 45-minute helicopter tour depending on the weather conditions.

This helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai is a personalized experience, suitable for fitting nine people.

Meeting point

You can select from two options-

Lihue Airport, 3901 Mokulele Loop, Lihue, HI 96766, USA 

Get directions

Please note: Upon your arrival at Lihue Airport, a driver will pick you up between 8:10 to 8:15 AM at the BAGGAGE CLAIM area curbside to the right in the Bus loading area.

Daniel K. Inouye International Airport, 300 Rodgers Boulevard, Honolulu, HI 96819, USA 

Get directions

Please note: Meet at the airport at 5.30 am for your inter-island flight on Hawaiian Airlines and check at the ticket counter or self-service stand. Check-in for all flights (round trip) and then proceed to the designated gate for departure.

Start time: 5.30 am

Ending point 

Activity ends back at the meeting point

What to expect

With proper preparation and a sense of adventure, you will have an amazing time on your helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai.

Ahukini State Recreational Pier10 minutes
Lydgate State Park 10 minutes
Opaekaa Falls10 minutes
Kapaa and KalaleaPass by
Hanalei1 hour
Tahiti Nui5 minutes
Hanalei Pier15 minutes
Hanalei Valley Lookout5 minutes
Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge10 minutes
Blue Hawaiian Helicopter Tour1 hour 30 minutes

Note: A flight will take you from Oahu to Kauai (Lihue airport). After landing, you can stroll around the famous highlights of Kauai; following that, there will be a 1.5 hours helicopter experience. After that, you will reach the airport and take a flight back to Oahu.

Additional information

  • Receive confirmation within 48 hours
  • Wheelchair and stroller accessible
  • The tour is non-refundable and non-changeable
  • Interisland flight times can change
  • Inform 1 week before the tour date of any special requests
  • The Interisland flight chargers may change 
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants sit on the lap
  • The booking name should match the proof ID name
  • Bring a valid ID proof
  • If a passenger is denied boarding, there will be no refund
  • Cancellation of the helicopter tour from Oahu to Kauai will give you an extended sightseeing tour

Tour includes

  • Full-day Kauai tour
  • AC Vehicle
  • Tour narration by a professional guide
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • 45-minute helicopter tour
  • Interisland round-trip airfare
  • Pick and drop-off at Waikiki hotels

Tour price

Adult (12 to 99 years)$932115
Child (3 to 11 years)$904015
Infant (0 to 2 years)Free015

Please note: You can select up to 15 members in total.