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Getting To & Around Oahu

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Getting There

Air  
6hrs flying time from LA, 6.5 hrs from Fiji, 9.5hrs from Auckland

From Airport  
Public bus 19/20 to Waikiki, $2 (note passengers are not allowed backpacks with metal frames or bags larger than 18x24x12)

Shuttle  
$9+ (cheapest/quickest option);

Taxi  
$30+; for other islands, hostels generally offer free pickup or cheap shuttle

Getting Around

Public Transport  
The Bus (Oahu, 808-848-4500) operates from Waikiki to many popular attractions, beaches and scenic locations; $2 w/ free transfers, $20 4-day unlimited pass

InterIsland Travel   
Hawaiian Airlines (www.hawaiianair.com)
go! Airlines (www.iflygo.com)

Hostel Tours/Transport  
Many hostels offer free or cheap tours of their respective islands’ attractions and/or airport transfers

Vehicle Rentals  
A great way to see Hawaii, whether you want a scenic cruise, a 4WD adventure or just to get around. Ask your hostel for special deals with local rental companies. In Waikiki, get there early in the morning to get the best prices and availability. Pick up the free Drive magazine for driving maps.

Hostel Locations on Oahu

Hostels are located in Waikiki and on the North Shore in Haleiwa.


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