Helpful guidelines

Can you take a boat to Oahu?

Can you take a boat to Oahu?

How do you travel between Oahu and the Big Island? You must fly. There is no passenger ferry service.

How much does a boat tour in Hawaii cost?


Eco-Friendly West Oahu Snorkel Half-Day Cruise $134 6 hours
West Coast Snorkeling with Whale Watching $129 4 hours
Oahu Atlantis Submarine Adventure $128 2 hours
Catamaran Cruise: Snorkel, & Hawaiian Buffet $150 6.5 hours

How long is a boat ride from Honolulu to Maui?

The ferry trip takes 45 minutes.

How long is a boat ride from Hawaii to the mainland?

It is about 4.5 days at sea each way, and include daily stops at some of the major ports. The problem is that you cannot choose your own schedule or stay in Hawaii or on one island as long as you want.

Can you sail from Maui to Oahu?

A multi-day sailing adventure in Hawaii starts in Oahu and then takes you across the Kaiwi Channel to the windward neighbor islands of Molokai, Lanai, Maui or possibly the Big Island. Crossing the Kauai channel to the west is a longer blue water passage, but is possible if the conditions are right.

Can you travel by boat from Hawaii to California?

The simple is that yes, a yacht or boat can be taken from California to Hawaii due to the relative close proximity. The average in miles from San Francisco, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, is about 2,225 nautical miles or so.

Are there boat rides to Hawaii?

The Hawaiian Islands feature six cruise ports on four islands: Honolulu on Oahu, Lahaina and Kahului on Maui, Nawiliwili on Kauai, and Kona and Hilo on the Big Island. Some itineraries stop at both Kona and Hilo, but cruises generally only stop at one port on Maui.

Can you take a boat to Hawaii from the mainland?

Obviously given the distance, there are no land connections between mainland United States and Hawaii, no bridges and no ferries. The Pacific Ocean is tough enough to cross for commercial ships with huge storms and big waves and ferries would not stand a chance.

Can you take boat between Hawaiian Islands?

Ferries. There are only two inter-island passenger ferries in Hawaii. The Molokai Ferry departs twice daily from Lahaina, Maui, to the nearby island of Molokai, and takes about 90 minutes. The Maui-Lanai Expeditions Ferry departs five times a day from Lahaina, reaching Manele Bay on Lanai in 45 minutes.