How to Reach Kapalua, Hawaii

The Easiest Way to Reach Kapalua


  • By Air: The Kapalua-West Maui Airport is a 5-minute drive from the main resort centre. The other airport is Kahului Airport, an hour’s drive away.
  • By Car: The Honoapiilani Highway goes through Kapalua, and connects the resort to Lahaina and Kahului.


  • By Foot: Kapalua is a small enough community resort that most attractions can be reached on foot if you’re centrally located.
  • By Car: The Maui Car Rental is a reliable service, and will serve you well if you want to drive to attractions out of town.

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How to Reach Kapalua from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Lahaina to Kapalua 11.62 km 11 mins
Kihei to Kapalua 32.53 km 32 mins
Hāna to Kapalua 77.78 km 1 hour 17 mins