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The Bus

Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96819
+1 808-848-5555
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Great way of getting around

Bus service is great and cheap as chips. Bus drivers are very helpful. I love people watching and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hobart, Australia
Cheap and convenient transportation

We used their website to look at their route and schedule . It does take some time and effort to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alexandria, Virginia
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Oahu's public transportation system.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“medicare card” (16 reviews)
“day pass” (15 reviews)
“per ride” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96819
+1 808-848-5555
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Bus service is great and cheap as chips. Bus drivers are very helpful. I love people watching and this is a great way to do this.

Thank Frannykit
Reviewed 2 days ago

We used their website to look at their route and schedule . It does take some time and effort to figure things out and they only list major stops, so there is some guesswork involved. But they offer an alternative to renting cars which requires...More

Thank 320happyflyer
Reviewed 3 days ago

As seniors we only had to pay $1 each to ride The Bus. We had minimal luggage, so took it from the airport to our hotel. (Carry-ons can be stowed beneath the two seats for seniors near the front of the coach.) We also took...More

Thank LNaydene
Reviewed 3 days ago

Friendly Drivers who are helpful and informative,have the one way money ready $2.75 or pay $5,for s daily pass. If you are over 65 years old enquirer re Senior Bus,Oasses Friendly informative drivers have the correct money $2.75 per trip or $5 for a day...More

Thank rosemaryc438
Reviewed 3 days ago

Regular service ,but without other passes can be expensive as system recently changed with no transfers and pay each leg of journey ,so not as brilliant and used to be .

Thank Shaun66casper
Reviewed 6 days ago

A very inexpensive way to get around, but give yourself plenty of extra time, particularly during rush hour. A trip from Pearl Harbor to Wakiki could take well over an hour.

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't ridden the bus in years and was pleasantly surprised and find it quite reliable and predictable especially during the time period from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. For tourist who don't want to rent a car, it is the best...More

Thank CS S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to use, full of locals, and a few homeless and crazy people, but safe. Make sure the bus you want is going the direction you want. You may have to go to the Ala Moana Mall transit point to get some buses to other...More

Thank yahootraveler64
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bus in Honolulu takes you to most places easily.We visited the city's attractions, Diamond Head, the parks and Waikiki Beach.The cost is $2 and a day pass or month's pass is inexpensive. We stayed on Kuhio Avenue and could get a bus to almost...More

Thank Ralphandralph
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the “pink “ line to the Ala Moana shopping mall. We were surprised to find that showing our room key covered the fare. With parking scarce and at a premium this is a great service offered by the hotels and bus line! The drivers...More

Thank Robert M
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Questions & Answers
Pablo D
20 November 2017|
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Response from MichelleESydney | Reviewed this property |
Hi there we actually bought the tickets from the driver on the bus!!
30 September 2017|
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Response from vstopaz74 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other posters. An hour and a half for the bus to be safe. It's always packed and makes many stops.
Leonardus L
10 September 2017|
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Response from valesco6 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry .. I have only just seen your question. I wouldn't have been able to answer it anyway. We were only visiting from Australia last March.