Directions by Air

The closest airport to fly into is Honolulu International Airport (HNL). Experience Hawaiian hospitality with complimentary in-flight meals and snacks to stay nourished the whole trip. If you are flying in from the Mainland (looking at you, the Continental 48), Hawaiian Airlines is offering a special discount to our attendees. See discount details below. 


Check out “Directions by Car” below for transportation options to Turtle Bay Resort from the airport.

From the Wanderlust Oahu Plan page, click the 'Book Now' button, you will be directed to Hawaiian Airlines 'Book a Flight' page. Here you can enter your desired departing airports and travel dates (this will be pre-populated with JFK - HNL for most popular travel dates for Wanderlust O'ahu). After clicking 'Search Flights', you may receive an error message on the Flight Results page that says "The Promo Code selected is not eligible for selected itinerary". To fix this error message, click the button in the upper right corner to drop down the available discount. Click 'Apply' and your discount will be applied to the itinerary. 


*Please note, the available discount is only applicable to travel between SEA, PDX, SMF, OAK, SFO, SJC, LAX, SAN, PHX, LAS, JFK and Hawaii


Directions by Car

Once you’ve arrived at HNL, you can enter the following address into your GPS device to get to Turtle Bay Resort:


Turtle Bay Resort, 57-091 Kamehameha Highway, Kahuku, O’ahu, HI 96731


Driving to Turtle Bay from Honolulu International Airport, (55 minutes/37 miles):


Take H1 Freeway, Westbound.

Stay on the HI Freeway for approximately six miles.

Look for signs for the H2 Freeway, Northbound (North Shore/Wahiawa).•Merge right onto the H2 Freeway.

Continue on the H2 Freeway North to Wahiawa. Exit at Wahiawa (Exit 8) on to 80 (Kamehameha Hwy) through Wahiawa.

Continue Northbound, 80 connects with 99.

Stay on 99 to Haleiwa.

The road now bypasses Haleiwa and becomes route 83.

Continue on 83 approximately 20 minutes toward Kahuku.

Turtle Bay Resort will be on the left hand side.

Turtle Bay Resort works with Enterprise Car Rental to service your needs and offer customer discounts. Please use this link to explore car rental deals exclusively for Turtle Bay Resort guests.


You can also request Island Transporters or SpeediShuttle to provide you transportation from the airport to Turtle Bay Resort. Call the Experience Center to Book your ride at (808) 293-6020.