& FROM THE AIRPORT
of O‘ahu is serviced by the Honolulu International Airport (HNL).
Airlines that fly to Hawai‘i include American, United, Continental,
Delta, Hawaiian Airlines, Aloha Airlines, Island Air, and a wide variety
of airlines from abroad. The airport is about a 20-minute drive (non-rush
hour traffic time) from the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa or
Express - for $8 ($14 roundtrip) they will take you from the airport
to any hotel in Waikiki
Trans Hawaiian Shuttle Service – (808) 566-7333: for $8 ($13
roundtrip) they will take you from the airport to Waikiki only.
Super Shuttle – (808) 841-2928: for $9 per person (cheaper for
a group), they will take you from the airport to UH Manoa; for $6
per person, to Waikiki.
Airport Shuttles – (808) 623-8855: for $8 per person (two person
minimum), they will take you from the airport to UH Manoa or Waikiki.
Rates are subject to change.
There is taxi
service available outside the baggage claim area at the airport. An
average fare from the airport to Waikiki or the University of Hawai‘i
at Manoa campus is between $20-30. You can also call:
The CAB – (808) 422-2222
Charley's Taxi – (808) 531-1333
City Taxi – (808) 524-2121
& FROM THE CONFERENCE
of Hawai‘i at Manoa campus is located about 3 miles away from
Waikiki, the main hotel area. For your convenience, we will likely
be arranging for complimentary shuttle service between the two conference
hotels and the Imin International Conference Center during set conference
DIRECTIONS TO UH MANOA
From the Honolulu
International Airport, UH Manoa is about a 20-minute drive (non-rush
hour traffic). Take H-1 east for approximately 20 minutes. Then take
the University Avenue (24B) exit. The exit ramp takes you onto University
Avenue, from which you will take your first right at the signal onto
UH Manoa is about a 10-minute drive. Turn off of Kuhio Avenue onto
Ala Wai Blvd (one-way), which runs along the Ala Wai Canal. Turn right
on McCully Street (it will take you over a bridge that spans the Ala
Wai Canal). Turn right at the first signal onto Kapiolani Avenue.
A few blocks down, turn left at the signal onto University Avenue
and keep heading up the street (toward the mountains) until you cross
under the H-1 Highway overpass. Turn right at the first signal onto
Then . . .
To park in
the 5-story parking structure ($3 a day) on lower campus, turn right
off of Dole Street at the first traffic light (onto Lower Campus Rd).
There is plenty of space in the parking structure, and it serves as
a good option. The conference venues are about a 5-10 minute walk
from the parking structure.
To park next to the Imin Center (aka Jefferson Hall), you will need
to obtain a special parking pass ($4 a day) in advance. Please contact
Jim Yoshioka at the NFLRC for more information. If you have your special
parking pass, turn left off of Dole at the third traffic light onto
East-West Road. When you come to the entrance kiosk, show your pass
to the parking guard and proceed forward for about a block. Park in
the grassy area to the left of the Imin Center. (Do NOT park in front
of the Imin Center itself).
For more information about parking on campus, click
For a campus map (PDF file), click
AROUND HONOLULU & THE ISLAND OF O‘AHU
Route and Schedule
Information: (808) 848-5555. Website: http://www.thebus.org
bus system, logically dubbed "TheBUS," offers island-wide
service. The cost for a one-way fare is $2 for adults and $1 for elementary
and high school students; exact change is appreciated. People carrying
large suitcases or baggage are not allowed on TheBUS. Riders are allowed
to transfer to any connecting line as long as it is going in the same
general direction. Request a transfer slip from the bus driver when
you board the bus.
Oahu Discovery Passport (good for 4 consecutive days) can
be bought from ABC Stores in Waikiki and the Ala Moana Shopping Center
and from the Bus Pass Office. This may be a good option for attendees
relying on the bus for transportation during the conference.
provided by NFLRC, University of Hawaii