Kona Airport Informational Guide to Ellison Onizuka International Airport (KOA) - NON OFFICIAL

Kona Airport Taxi

A taxi ride from KOA Airport to downtown takes about 15 minutes.

Please note that taking a taxi in the Big Island is expensive. We recommend you to just use occasionally taxi transportation, just to go and return from the airport. 


Taxicabs are located curbside facing baggage claim areas A and B.


See the taxicab companies at Kona Airport:

- Kona Taxicab: +1 808 324 4444
- Daikine Taxi: +1 808 329 4446
- R Jay Taxi: +1 808 201 1780

Service hours: 24 hours. 


Take a look at the taxi fares from KOA Airport: 

- To Kailua Kona Town: 25$
- To Uncle Billy’s Kona Bay Hotel: 25$
- To King Kamenhameha’s Kona Beach Hotel/ Kona Seaside: 25$
- To Royal Kona Resort: 25$
- To Kaiminani Drive: 20$
- To Kona Hospital: 45$
- To Captain Cook / Manago Hotel: 58$
- To Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort / Keauhou beach Hotel: 35$
- To Four Seasons Hualalai / Kona Village Resort: 25$
- To Hilton Waikoloa Village / Waikoloa Marriott: 50$
- To Kings Shops / Queens Marketplace: 50$
- To Maunalani Bay hotel /Fairmont Orchid / Shops at Maunalani: 57$
- To Mauna Kea Beach Hotel / Hapuna Prince: 68$
- To Ka’u: 180$
- To Volcano / Hilo: 300$
- To Kohala: 120$
- To Waimea: 100$
- To Waikoloa Village: 63$

*fares may change. 


Transportation Network Companies are allowed at Kona Airport. Passengers can book an Uber through the app and share the ride if they want to at a more economic price. 


If you wish to transfer from and to Kona Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!