Located on the island of Oahu, Honolulu is the vibrant epicenter of Hawaii. You’ll find everything from historic landmarks and treasured monuments to world-class shopping and a flourishing arts and culture scene. The city is also a major hub for international business, military defense, as well as famously being host to a diverse variety of east-west Pacific culture, cuisine, and traditions. This is a guide to the best places to run in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Honolulu is home to some fabulous running, with the great weather among the star attractions. Highlights near the city include the famous Waikiki Beach and the Diamond Head volcano. We’ve also included some great running spots elsewhere on Oahu. Makapu‘u Point Lighthouse Trail, sections of the road from Hanauma Bay to Waimanalo, and the Kaena Point Trail are worth the effort.
Honolulu’s bus system operates 107 routes serving Honolulu and most major cities and towns on Oahu. The Honolulu International Airport (HNL) is located 10 miles from Waikiki, and six miles from downtown Honolulu.