Hilo (Hawaii Island)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Hawaii - Mexico - Panama Canal

Locode
USITO

Coordinates
19.71582 N, -155.08334 W

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Hilo is a port town and the largest settlement on Hawaii island (aka Big Island), with population around 45,000. The town overlooks Hilo Bay, located upon two shield volcanoes: Mauna Kea (dormant) and Mauna Loa (active). The majority of town's infrastructure stretches from Hilo Bay to Waiakea-Uka.Hilo (Hawaii) cruise port

The city is served by Hilo International Airport. Regularly scheduled flights are operated by both Hawaiian Airlines and United Airlines.

Near Hilo (at Keaau) is the seed processing plant of the US corporation "Mauna Loa" - the world's leading producer of macadamia nuts. The company is owned by Hawaiian Host Inc. The first macadamia plantation on the island was planted in 1946, and its first crop was harvested in 1956. The plant's visitors center is one of the island's main tourist attractions. The processing plant tour is self-guided. The equipment is viewed from a walkway on the 2nd floor. There is a gift shop, also selling fresh-made macadamia ice cream.

Hilo is Hawaii's oldest city and has a well developed tourism industry. Among the city's best known tourist attractions are tsunami museum (featuring banyan trees planted by famous celebrities), Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Gardens, large shopping centers, numerous restaurants and cafes, movie theaters, hotels, picturesque downtown (with the Farmers Market).


Highlights: Akaka Falls, Volcanoes National Park

Hilo cruise terminal

Cruise ships in Hilo Hawaii dock at a terminal facility located approx 3 km (2 ml) from the town's center. The route between the cruise ship terminal and downtow is walkable, but part of it is through the town's industrial zone. Passengers are usually greeted by locals performing live traditional music and dancing.Hilo (Hawaii) cruise port terminal

Ouside the cruise port's main entrance, there is a bus stop serving the island's Hele On Bus (marked as "Keaukaha"). This bus line goes to Mooheau Bus Station (downtown's last stop). Hele On Bus don't run on Sundays.

At the cruise terminal there are also taxis (to downtown Hilo) and free (sponsored by Walmart) shuttle bus service between the terminal and the Walmart store.

Hilo (Hawaii) cruise port map

The Hilo cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Hilo, Hawaii Island.

If you lose the Hilo location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.

Port Hilo cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Hilo, Hawaii Island. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

  1. March, 2017
Day Ships in port
Tuesday
14 March, 2017
Pride of America(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Wednesday
15 March, 2017
Grand Princess(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Saturday
18 March, 2017
Star Princess(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 18:00)
Tuesday
21 March, 2017
Pride of America(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Tuesday
28 March, 2017
Pride of America(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Wednesday
29 March, 2017
Queen Victoria(arriving at 29 Mar - departing at 29 Mar)
Thursday
30 March, 2017
ms Maasdam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)