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Oakland airport braces for increased Hawaii journey


OAKLAND, Calif. (KRON) — As pandemic restrictions unwind and a lot more folks get vaccinated the Oakland Global Airport is expecting an increase in vacation to Hawaii.

Hawaiian Airways is ramping up by furnishing daily flights to Honolulu, Kahului, and Lihue. Southwest will have two times day by day flights to Honolulu and Kahului and each day flights to Kailua-Kona and Lihue.

Support to Lihue, Kauai is scheduled to resume in mid-April on Hawaiian Airlines and in June on Southwest Airlines pending the lift of Kauai island quarantine constraints.

“We know that the Hawaiian Islands are a prime spot for the 4.2 million men and women in OAK’s most important catchment location as perfectly as for those people in the greater San Francisco Bay Spot that we proudly provide.” said Port of Oakland Director of Aviation, Bryant L. Francis. “We also know that there is a considerable amount of pent-up need for vacation and our study suggests that considerably of it is for Hawaii.”

Vacationers will have to move a COVID-19 check at minimum 72-several hours ahead of boarding their flight to stay away from a supervised quarantine on arrival in Hawaii.

Oakland Worldwide Airport is the only airport qualified by the Hawaii State Office of health as a dependable testing travel associate and offers many tests alternatives prior to boarding.

Entire specifics about the Protected Travels Hawaii software are available at https://hawaiicovid19.com/journey/.

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