March 19, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines is giving Bay Area travelers even more incentive for a
vacation this summer with an expanded flight schedule to its new
hub from Oakland and San Jose, and a
fare sale for round-trip flights and free connections to
"Summer is just around the corner and we wanted to give travelers in the East Bay and South Bay even more reason to start dreaming about getting away to our beautiful islands and all there is to enjoy," said
, Hawaiian's senior vice president of marketing and sales. "We're adding lots of flights in the heart of summer to make
more accessible to book a vacation."
Expanded Maui Schedule from Oakland, San Jose
Hawaiian is boosting total air seats to
from Oakland and San Jose during the peak summer travel period by 70 percent (12 flights weekly vs. 7 flights) increasing to daily service from four flights weekly from Oakland, and to five flights weekly from San Jose by adding two fights per week.
July 1 through August 21
, Hawaiian Flight #23 will depart Oakland International Airport daily at
and arrive at
's Kahului Airport at
The return Flight #24 will depart
and arrive at Oakland at
July 4 through August 19
, Hawaiian Flight #45 will depart Mineta San Jose International Airport five days weekly on Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, at
and arrive at
The return Flight #46 will depart
on Mondays and Thursdays at
and arrive at San Jose at
, with flights on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays departing
and arriving at San Jose at
$498 for Round-Trip Flights, Free Hawaii Connections
Hawaiian is offering a special summer fare sale of
for round-trip flights from Oakland and San Jose to
that is inclusive of all taxes and available in Economy Class for travel from
June 10 through August 21, 2012
. Tickets at the special fare must be purchased by
Friday, March 23
, and can be booked for travel originating from either the Bay Area or
online at Hawaiian's website,
or by calling the reservations department toll-free at (800) 367-5320.
To give a
vacation even more value, Hawaiian is allowing travelers to book flight connections from
and Kona on Hawaii Island, and
for no extra charge.
hub and the accompanying 25 percent increase in flights between the islands is giving travelers improved access and more options to visit and experience
Complimentary Meals, Wide-Body Comfort
Hawaiian is the only carrier serving
to offer complimentary meals in Economy Class, and also the only carrier using wide-body, twin-aisle aircraft for all of its transpacific flights.
Travelers flying between
and Oakland or San Jose can relax and enjoy the comfort and roominess of Hawaiian's Boeing 767-300 aircraft seating up to 264 passengers.
Adding to the enjoyment of the travel experience is Hawaiian's distinctive "Hawaii Flies With Us" onboard service program showcasing the culture, natural beauty, people, tastes,
and authentic Hawaiian hospitality of
throughout the flight.
and Kona), and
are made on comfortable Boeing 717-200 aircraft seating up to 123 passengers.
About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past eight years (2004-2011) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. In addition, consumer surveys by
Conde Nast Traveler
Travel + Leisure
have all ranked Hawaiian the top domestic airline offering flights to
. Hawaiian was also the nation's highest-ranked carrier for service quality and performance in the prestigious Airline Quality Rating (AQR) study for 2008 and 2009.
Now in its 83rd year of continuous service in
, Hawaiian is the largest provider of passenger air service to
from the state's primary visitor markets on the U.S. mainland. Hawaiian offers nonstop service to
from more U.S. gateway cities (10) than any other airline, as well as service to
, and Tahiti. Daily service to
New York City
will begin in
. Hawaiian also provides approximately 170 daily jet flights between the Hawaiian Islands.
Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com. Follow updates on Twitter about Hawaiian (@HawaiianAir) and its special fare offers (@HawaiianFares), and become a fan on its Facebook page (Hawaiian Airlines).