Posted on October 12th, 2022
Lihue Airport is the main airport for private jet charters on the Island of Kauai. Two long runways manage business jets and commercial flights arriving and departing from Kauai. Fly from the mainland for your next visit to the Garden Island of Hawaii. Kauai is a must-see, famous for its beaches, Koke‘e, Waimea Canyons, and stunning natural beauty. Book your charter with JetOptions Private Jets and experience the best service and selection of aircraft. Request a jet charter price quote today.
Popular for private air travel, there are two fixed-base operators on-site to meet the needs of private planes and passengers at LIH. The airport’s longest runway can handle planes up to a Boeing 737-100 or the Airbus 318. Lihue Airport is mainly open to the elements, and the check-in for commercial flights is entirely outside. Moreover, LIH is the primary visitor gateway to Kauai and has seven rental car agencies.
Located on the island’s southeast side, the airport is about six miles south of Wailua and around thirty miles from Princeville on HWY 56.
Operating Hours: Airport 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, 7 days a week, FBO hours 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM daily.
FBOs: There are 2 fixed-based operators (FBOs) offering full service including passenger and pilot areas, fueling, onsite car rentals, and aircraft parking.
Runways: 03/21 is the longest of 2 runways at 6,500 ft. long.
Airport Codes: LIH (FAA and IATA), PHLI (ICAO)
Lat/Long: N21-58.6 / W159-20.3
U.S. Customs: Yes and U.S. Customs Pre-Clearance is available at LIH.
Address: 23901 Mokulele Loop, Lihue, HI, 96766
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