POSTED: 2:42 p.m. HST, May 3, 2012
Hawaiian Airlines is adding two more weekly flights to its Honolulu-Las Vegas service and extending its seasonal Maui-Los Angeles flights for an additional two months.
The airline will boost Las Vegas service starting Aug. 21 from three to five days weekly for Flight #6, which will depart Honolulu on Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 7:50 a.m. and arrive at Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport at 4:35 p.m. The return Flight #5 will depart Las Vegas the same days at 6:10 p.m. and arrive in Honolulu at 9:25 p.m.
In addition to the increased frequency for flights 5 and 6, Hawaiian offers two daily flights between Honolulu and Las Vegas. The additional flights will boost the number of Honolulu-Las Vegas flights to 19 a week.
Hawaiian, which previously announced its seasonal Maui-Los Angeles service would operate daily from June 21 through Aug. 19, said Thursday it will extend that service by flying three days a week from Aug. 31 through Oct. 31. The additional flights will depart Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 9:40 a.m. and arrive on Maui at 12:15 p.m. The return flight will depart Maui on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 2:55 p.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 11:15 p.m.
Nearly 8,000 new air seats are being added to Maui during the extended travel period.