Alaska Airlines launches San Diego-Kauai service


SEATTLE, Wash. – Alaska Airlines inaugurates nonstop service today between San Diego and Lihue, Kauai. The flight operates daily through Aug. 26, and then will operate four days a week. Alaska also flies nonstop from San Diego to Honolulu and Maui.

“With the addition of San Diego-Kauai, Alaska Airlines now offers 171 flights a week from San Diego to a dozen cities stretching from Hawaii to Mexico to the East Coast,” said Joe Sprague, Alaska Airlines’ vice president of marketing.

Summary of new service:

Start date
City pair

June 7
San Diego-Kauai
10 a.m.
1:10 p.m.
Daily until Aug. 26,

then Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat

June 7
Kauai-San Diego
11:10 a.m.
7:30 p.m.
Daily until Aug. 26,

then Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun

Times based on local time zones.

During the past year, Alaska Airlines has begun flights from San Diego to Boston and Orlando, Fla., as well as to Fresno, Monterey and Santa Rosa, Calif.