LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- It will soon be easier for Hawaiians to visit the "ninth island."
Hawaiian Airlines announced Monday it will begin direct service from Maui to Las Vegas four times a week starting Dec. 15.
“Hawaiian has been carrying local residents to and from Las Vegas, and welcoming our Nevada visitors to Hawaii for over 30 years,” Hawaiian Airlines president and CEO Peter Ingram said. “We’re thrilled to once again offer the convenience of nonstop flights between the Valley Isle and the ninth island."
The airline also announced a second Honolulu to Seattle flight and additional seasonal service between Maui and Los Angeles beginning in January.
In honor of the new route, the airline is offering $199 one-way fares through Aug. 14. To check available dates, visit hawaiianairlines.com.