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Mokulele Airlines


119 reviews
Headquarters: 73-350 U'u Street Kailua-Kona Hawaii, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740 -5490 Website
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Apache Junction, Arizona
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago
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Low class small airline with ground personnel unwilling to help when a problem arises. The first part that is extremely bad is they continuously change flight times (ours was changed 4 times) with no reason given. The last change was a return from Kona back to Maui. The change was from 8:15pm to 7:00pm leaving very little time for a...

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Thank rr0ck
Level 6 Contributor
101 reviews
41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To get from the Big Island to Maui my wife suggested that we fly with Mokulele Airlines. They fly 9 up to nine passengers on a single engine (PWC PT6 powered) Cessna Grand Caravans. Conditions were perfect and it was interesting to see the pilot and copilot turn around to check on the passengers during the flight. At check in...

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Thank Howard R
Santa Cruz, California
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So I booked this airline as an Island hopper with out knowing the airline. What a pleasant surprise. It is a family owned business. They fly Caravan Cessnas. We all got a window seat ( it only holds 12 ). The staff were great. The pilots made you feel very comfortable with their skills. There is no line and btw...

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Hawaii
Level 6 Contributor
210 reviews
85 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ALWAYS fly Mokulele Maui to Big Island, and this last trip was no different, but while visiting my daughter we received a category 5 Hurricane warning, expected worst Wednesday-Thursday. My return flight was scheduled Wednesday (yikes!) I called tuesday to confirm the flight...and was told: ”everything’s fine, we’ll be flying on schedule”. Wednesday morning Hawaiian Air cancelled all its...

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First of all- flew out of Waimea-Kanmuela but the review form doesn't offer that choice! Nice ground service. Left early both flights.Good flights. Because you fly low, the scenery is magnificent. Coming back from Maui, we flew along Maui's east coast, crossed the channel to Hawaii, then inland over Waipio and the other valleys, across the Kohala Mountains right into...

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Thank Ann L
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I rarely write reviews but this airline saved us big time during the recent hurricane. We were staying on Maui and supposed to leave on another big airline the next day when I suddenly discovered our flight was cancelled after they sent me an email saying I could check in...for my cancelled flight!? My family and I had all sorts...

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Tampa, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
133 reviews
50 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2018

I really enjoyed the flight. It was a few dollars cheaper than Hawaiian jets, but I would be willing to pay a little ore for this: sitting in the breezeway at Kona, walking out on the tarmac, pilot looking back and giving the safety instructions then the turbine prop flight felt a lot more in line how I envision a...

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New Delhi, India
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
35 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Lovely cute airplane. Very small..Can't carry big suitcases..and no over head bins..But you can carry small handbags. The air strip from they operate is a adjacent to Kona airport.. We didn't know and spent some time searching. Sufficient paid parking space. The staff is excellent..The pilots kept us entertained..They joked and the trip was fun.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Great trip, very good pilot and staff and incredible sights of the volcano 🌋- would highly recommend. We went with our 6 year old and he loved it!

Domestic Economy Maui - Kapalua
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Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed July 8, 2018

The views of the volcano were awesome! The pilots took us right over the lava flows. It was spectacular!

Domestic Economy Maui - Hilo
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“Small plane, take snacks and water, bumpy ride, no restroom, 2 hour flight”
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“good to know ahead of time that this is a prop plane with only 10 passengers”
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