How To Travel Between The Islands

Hawaiian Island hopping is a wonderful way to make the most out of your trip by seeing more than one island in one go.

Which Island Should I Visit?



The most affordable with tons of attractions and natural areas.

Top honeymoon destination with plenty of luxury resorts and surfer villages.

Which Island Should I Visit?

Big Island

People also come to the Big Island for the sparkling white sand beaches and amazing watersports opportunities.


Known  for its spectacular natural attractions, including ancient desert canyons, verdant mountains, and breathtaking waterfalls.

Which Island Should I Visit?



The rugged coast features miles of serene, undeveloped beaches that you’ll have all to yourself!

It has the longest continuous fringing reef in the world (that’s ideal for snorkeling).

Different Ways to Island Hop in Hawaii

Inter-Island Flights

Direct flights take less than an hour and easily cost less than $50 a ticket! This also makes it the easiest and cheapest way to travel between the Hawaiian Islands.

Ways to Island Hop in Hawaii

The Ferry

The only ferry goes between Maui and Lana’i. You’ll enjoy a nice ferry ride that takes about an hour. It almost doubles as a boat tour with great views of Lana’i, Moloka’i, Kaho’olawe, and Maui from the water.

Different Ways to Island Hop in Hawaii

Hawaii Island Hopping Tours

Book a guided tour with transport:

Full-day tours

Lana'i to Maui 4x4 Jeep tour

snorkeling tours

Ways to Island Hop in Hawaii

Multi-Island Cruise

A big plus for this cruise is that you don’t have to worry about the logistics of switching hotels or booking transportation!

Different Ways to Island Hop in Hawaii

Hawaii Island Hopping Vacation Packages

Going through a travel agency might be the perfect answer for your island experience! You can find all-inclusive Hawaii island hopping packages that cover all the details.

Best Tips for Island Hopping in Hawaii

Budget Your Time

Book Things in Advance

Look for Ways Save on the Cost

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