Getting Around Kauai
*North Shore access update
To protect our cultural and natural resources from overuse. Haena State Park is now subject to daily visitor limits and requires advanced reservations to enter the park. Please visit https://kauainsshuttle.com for additional information on rules for entering the areas and reserving information.
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)
- Estimated Kauai Luxury car service: $200 USD (one way); reservation required
- Estimated taxi fare: $125 USD (one way)
- Lyft/Uber transportation, estimated fare: starting at $65 USD (one way); reservations required
- Car rental (see information below)
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)
- Private Car Transfer: on request
- Estimated taxi fare: $18 USD (one way)
-Lyft/Uber transportation, estimated fare: starting at $15 USD (one way)
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?
There are Kauai island shuttle services available. Princeville Resort currently does not offer any shuttle service from the Airport. Please contact the Princeville Resort Concierge team at 808.826.9644 for more information and to help you book 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?
Please click on the link below to make an Enterprise rent-a-car 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.