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Getting Around Kauai

What is Kauai's nearest airport?

There are two Kauai, Hawaii airports, Lihue (LIH) Airport and Princeville Airport (HPV). As you approach the island, keep your eyes peeled for unforgettable views of Hauupu Ridge, Nawiliwili Bay, and Kilohana Crater—all dramatic reminders of Kauai’s reputation as The Garden Island.

How do I get from the airports to the resort?

Lihue Airport (LIH)

Transportation options:
- Kauai North Shore Limousine: $216 USD (one way); reservation required
- Estimated taxi fare: $110 USD (one way)
- Lyft/Uber transportation, estimated fare: starting at $65 USD (one way); reservations required
- Car rental (see information below)

Driving directions:
Exit Lihue Airport and turn right onto HI-51 North for 1.5 miles. Continue straight onto HI-56 N/Kuhio Highway N for 25.3 miles to Princeville. Turn right on Ka Haku Road towards the Princeville main entrance. Continue to the end of road, and you've arrived at Princeville Resort.

Princeville Airport (HPV)

Transportation:
- Private Car Transfer: on request
- Estimated taxi fare: $18 USD (one way)
-Lyft/Uber transportation, estimated fare: starting at $15 USD (one way)

Driving directions:
Exit Princeville Airport and turn left onto HI-56 N/Kuhio Highway N for 3.3 miles to Princeville. Turn right on Ka Haku Road towards the Princeville main entrance. Continue to the end of road, and you've arrived at Princeville Resort.

Are there taxis from the airport to the resort?

Yes, there are a variety of Kauai taxi services available. Contact the Princeville Resort Concierge team at 808.826.9644 for more information and to make arrangements.

Is there a shuttle from the airport to the resort?

Yes, there are Kauai island shuttle services available. Contact the Princeville Resort Concierge team at 808.826.9644 for more information and to make arrangements.

Is there Lyft/Uber from the airport to the resort?

Yes, there are both Lyft and Uber options on Kauai. Contact the carrier directly to arrange for a pickup.

Where can I rent a car?

Skip the lines at the airport and start your vacation early. Enterprise Rent-A-Car is the proud on-site partner at Princeville Resort. Most guests prefer the convenience of a rental car to explore the many attractions on Kauai. We strongly encourage advanced reservations to ensure availability. Enterprise is open daily from 7am to 1pm.
Book at Princeville Resort or call 808.826.0091

Prefer picking up at the airport? Please click on the link below to make a reservation.
Book at Lihue Airport (LIH)

Is there parking available at the resort?

Valet parking is available for $35 per night (plus tax) per vehicle for overnight guests. We do not have self-parking. We have one complimentary electric car charging station.

Can I walk around Kauai?

Having a rental car on Kauai is very helpful unless you plan on staying put at the resort. You can also use Kauai taxi services or the Kauai Bus for transportation.