Passport / Visa
When visiting Maui, the general U.S. entry requirements apply. Citizens of the Schengen countries, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the Kingdom of Brunei can visit the United States for up to 90 days without applying for a visa (as well as citizens of Andorra, Lichtenstein, Monaco and San Marino). Citizens of these countries must obtain an ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) before traveling. All other travelers must obtain a visa before visiting the United States. International travelers need a passport that is valid for at least 3 months after the end of their intended trip in order to enter the country.
Best Time to Visit
Maui always welcomes visitors with its warm tropical climate, with winter lows not dropping below 70 degrees. The island is a highly sought-after holiday destination in the summer months from June to August, with plenty of things to do and see. For those looking for a quiet getaway with still pleasant weather, the months of April, May, September, and October are the most recommended.
Maui International Airport (OGG)
While most inbound flights originate from Honolulu International Airport, Kahului Airport also receives several international ones. An airport shuttle service is available, and Maui Bus too operates airports routes. Taxi and car rental offices such as Avis, Hertz and Budget are found at the airport.
Address: 1 Kahului Airport Road, Kahului
Phone: +1 808 697 7813
The Maui Public Bus Transit System consists of 13 bus routes operated by Roberts Hawaii, linking Kahului with all the major hotspots on the island, excluding Haleakalā National Park and other out-of-the-way places. Daily passes are available. Car rentals are found at the airport.
Phone: +1 808 871 4838
Recommended cab companies in Maui area:
CB Taxi Maui
+1 808 243 8294
Maui Airport Taxi Shuttle
+1 808 877 2002
Royal Sedan & Taxi
+1 808 874 6900
Maui Happy Taxi
+1 808 385 6909
There are a total of 18 post offices across the island. Opening hours are from 8.30am to 4.30pm, but may vary office to office.
Address: 138 South Puunene Avenue, Kahului
Phone: +1 808 871 2487
10 E Kamehameha Avenue, Kahului
+1 808 359 2830
34 Wailea Ike Drive, Kihei
+1 808 879 0123
342 Keawe St, Lahaina
+1 808 667 9515
The time zone observed on Maui is the Hawaii Standard time (HST).
Country code: +1
Area code: (808)
The voltage used in Hawaii is 110V (standard US current).