The flight time from San Francisco to Kahului is 5 hours, 23 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves SFO San Francisco, CA 1 minute early.
18 minutes taxiing out
4 hours, 57 minutes in the air
5 minutes taxiing in
Arrives OGG Kahului, HI 7 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Hawaiian
87%
United
86%
Virgin America
84%
Alaska
79%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Reverse Journey

Kahului to San Francisco
4 hours, 48 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

United
5h 22m
Virgin America
5h 23m
Hawaiian
5h 27m
Alaska
5h 35m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h3h4h5h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

42

Distance

2338 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND050100150200

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0246

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

United
28
Hawaiian
7
Virgin America
6
Alaska
1

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves San Francisco 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 18 minutes
In the Air 297 minutes
Taxiing In 5 minutes
Arrives Kahului 7 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 10 minutes. For example, from San Francisco to Kahului, United is 86% reliable, which means that United flights are on time 86% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Hawaiian 87% 13% 0%
United 86% 14% 0%
Virgin America 84% 15% 1%
Alaska 79% 21% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between San Francisco and Kahului, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
United 20 295 5 322
Virgin America 15 300 6 323
Hawaiian 14 303 6 327
Alaska 18 301 7 335

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
9am 0.99
10am 1.23
11am 0.83
1pm 0.32
2pm 0.21
4pm 0.92
5pm 0.21
6pm 1.24

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from San Francisco to Kahului that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 171
February 156
March 210
April 185
May 197
June 183
July 191
August 190
September 174
October 184
November 174
December 185

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from San Francisco to Kahului that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 5.9
Tuesday 5.8
Wednesday 5.9
Thursday 6.1
Friday 6
Saturday 6.6
Sunday 6.1

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
United 28
Hawaiian 7
Virgin America 6
Alaska 1

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
9am 21 289 5 317
10am 15 301 6 326
11am 22 298 5 327
1pm 18 300 4 327
2pm 20 299 5 326
4pm 19 295 5 321
5pm 18 294 5 318
6pm 16 300 6 325
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.