Virgin America to Launch Service to Kahului, Maui

October 30, 2015, 9:07 AM HST · Updated October 30, 5:06 PM
0 Comments
×

The California-based airline, Virgin America, launches service from San Francisco to Honolulu on Monday, Nov. 2, 2015; and from San Francisco to Kahului, Maui on Dec. 3, 2015, the airline announced. A special $199 introductory fare sale is being offered for one-way travel.

The flights will boost air seat capacity to Hawai‘i from the US West market, generating an estimated $138.6 million in annual visitor spending and $14.8 million in state tax revenues, according to David Uchiyama, Vice President, Brand Management of the Hawai‘i Tourism Authority.

    +
    SWIPE LEFT OR RIGHT

    According to a Virgin Airline announcement, the new Hawai‘i markets will represent the 22nd and 23rd destinations served by the airline.

    “As one of the most popular leisure destinations among Bay Area travelers, we are pleased to announce our new nonstop service to Hawai‘i,” said Virgin America President and Chief Executive Officer, David Cush in a press release.

    SPONSORED VIDEO

    “This marks the next phase of growth for our airline, as we take delivery of new Airbus aircraft and expand our Elevate program with more world-class rewards destinations,” said Cush.

    The HTA’s Uchiyama said, “These flights will boost air seat capacity to Hawai‘i from our core US West market and attract new visitors through Virgin America’s vast flight network across the United States.”

    Beginning Nov. 2, 2015, Virgin America’s Honolulu service includes the following:

    Beginning Dec. 3, 2015, Virgin America’s Kahului-Maui service includes the following:

    The daily, nonstop flights will be operated with new Airbus A320 aircraft that Virgin America took delivery of this year.

    Arline executives note that Virgin America has been named the “Best Domestic Airline” in both Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards and in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards for the past seven consecutive years.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America plane interior.

    Virgin America plane interior.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Virgin America.

    Print

    Share this Article

      View Categories
      Promote Your Maui Business for Free Add Your Listing

      Weekly Newsletter

      ARTICLE COMMENTS ( 0 )
      This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion.

      I Understand, Show Comments