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Southwest Airlines adds new flights from mainland to Hawaii

Christian Fernsby |
Southwest Airlines announced the expansion of Hawaii operation, with new services to, from and within the islands starting in January 2020.

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A new daily flight will cover the route between Sacramento and Honolulu.

In addition, new service nonstop between Oakland and San Jose, and both Kauai and the Island of Hawaii will provide a network of 18 daily flights linking California and Hawaii.

The new routes are available for booking and are set to start on Jan. 19, 2020.

Also, the carrier is increasing its interisland service to reach a total of 34 departures a day, which is a jump from the current 16 it is operating now, on interisland routes, including newly available services between Honolulu and Kauai along with Honolulu and the Island of Hawaii, four times daily in each direction.

It will offer service nonstop between Kahului and Kona once daily in each direction.

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