Lihue Airport Informational Guide to Lihue Airport (LIH) - NON OFFICIAL

Lihue Airport Taxi

Taxi turns to be the most suitable way to transfer to downtown Lihue, since the estimated transfer time is approximately 10 minutes.

Though taxi is one of the few alternatives to get to the city centre, it is not recommended due to its high fares, which are not negotiable since they are established by the government.


Taxi ranks are located outside the baggage claim area, right in the curbside.

taxi Companies

The following taxi companies are available at Lihue Airport 24 hours a day:

- Kauai Taxi Company: +1 808 246 9554
- Pono Taxi and Kauai Tours: +1 808 634 4744
- Akiko’s Taxi Service: +1 808 822 7588


The estimated fare to downtown Lihue is $ 9.00.

See below the approximate fares to further destinations within Kauai:

- Poipu: $42.00 - $52.50
- Wailua-Waipouli: $22.00 - $27.60
- Lihue - Kukui Grove: $9.00 - $12.75
- Princeville-Haena: $88.50 up to $118.50


Uber is available in Lihue Airport. 

The fare for a one-way ride to downtown is $17. Fares can vary. 


To transfer safe and sound to your destination, you can book a transfer in Lihue Airport.