News Releases

HTA Responds to the State’s Decision to Start the Pre-travel Testing Program on October 15

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige announced this afternoon that the State of Hawaii's pre-travel testing program will start on October 15, 2020. This will give travelers arriving from out…

New President and CEO of the Hawai‘i Tourism Authority

HONOLULU – John De Fries has accepted the offer to become the Hawaii Tourism Authority’s new president and CEO. The HTA Board of Directors unanimously agreed during the August 27 b…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Starting today, the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) will publish daily trans-Pacific passenger arrivals data only on its website. This will replace the issuance of daily…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 2,099 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 28,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,830 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 28,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,585 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 28,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,527 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 28,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. The…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Yesterday, 1,605 people arrived in Hawaii. During this same time last year approximately 28,000 passengers arrived in Hawaii daily, including residents and visitors. Yes…

Hawaii Visitor Statistics Released for July 2020

HONOLULU – The COVID-19 pandemic significantly affected visitor arrivals to the Hawaiian Islands in July 2020. Visitor arrivals dropped 97.7 percent compared to a year ago, accordi…

Hawaii Passenger Arrivals By Air

HONOLULU – Today marks 22 weeks since the state’s mandatory 14-day self-quarantine started for all passengers arriving in Hawaii from out of state. Yesterday, 1,695 people arrived…