Kīhei travel guide

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You're Going to Love Kīhei

With a population of 20.881, Kīhei is a must-see destination in Hawaii, United States. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

Where to Eat in Kīhei

If you’re looking for affordable options, Manoli's Pizza Company (100 Wailea Ike Dr.) and Maui Brewing Co. Kihei (605 Lipoa Pkwy) are great picks.

When to visit Kīhei

Kīhei in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Kīhei in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Kīhei


When flying to Kīhei, you’ll arrive at Kahului Airport (OGG), which is located 15 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Kīhei from Australia departs from Sydney and takes around 13h 44m.


Another option to get to Kīhei is to pick up a car hire from Honolulu, which is about 159 km from Kīhei. You’ll find branches of Budget and Thrifty, among others, in Honolulu.

Airports near Kīhei


Airlines serving Kīhei

Good (1,378 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (2,466 reviews)
American Airlines
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Air France
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British Airways
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Singapore Airlines
Good (155 reviews)
LATAM Airlines
Good (630 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (1,942 reviews)
ITA Airways
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Copa Airlines
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Japan Airlines
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Where to stay in Kīhei

From 5-star hotels such as the Four Seasons Resort Maui At Wailea to great affordable options like the Maui What a Wonderful World Bed & Breakfast, Kīhei offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $492 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $798 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Kīhei

Most booked hotels in Kīhei

Four Seasons Resort Maui At Wailea
Excellent (9.2, Excellent reviews)
Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
Kohea Kai Maui Ascend Hotel Collection
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
Ho'olei at Grand Wailea
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Worldmark Kihei
Excellent (10, Excellent reviews)
Luana Kai Resort
Poor (0, Poor reviews)
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Hiring a car in Kīhei

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Kīhei (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $19.95 and $26.60. Intermediate (Hyundai Elantra or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Kīhei, while also 5% cheaper than other types, on average.