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Route Changes - EFFECTIVE April 9, 2020 Until Further Notice - REVISION 5

 

For the health and safety of our riders, we ask that riders limit their trips to essential travel only. There will be limited seating in transit vehicles to ensure social distancing for the bus operator and passengers.

RULE - NO MASK, NO ENTRY

 

REVISION 5 - Effective May 28, 2020

  • 03:15 Hilo to S. Kohala Resort route  - adding a third vehicle (minibus or van) on Monday to Friday
  • 04:15 Hilo to S. Kohala Resort route  - adding a second vehicle (minibus or van) on Monday to Friday

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REVISION 4 - May 8, 2020

  • Volcano PM route -  Effective May 11 to 31, 2020  - Mon to Fri route will be conducted with 1 Roberts Motorcoach (17 passenger capacity with social distancing practices) 


  • Re-routing in Honokaa - Effective May 11, 2020 until further notice, all Hele-On routes will not be stopping at the Honokaa Gym Upper Complex bus shelter.  
  • Re-routing in Kona -  Effective May 15, 2020, all routes will no longer stop in front of the Kona Kmart/Macy’s parking lot.  The designated bus stop on Kamakaeha Avenue will be at the Keahuolu (Kona) Courthouse bus shelter.  

 


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REVISION 3 - Effective May 01, 2020:

  • Route Change for 05:45 Kona to Hilo  - Will start at 6:15 am from Keauhou Shopping Center (stop in front Longs/CVS) and proceed as scheduled to Hilo.  Riders from Kealia to Hanalo may take the 03:30 Pahala to S.                                                                   Kohala Resort route to Keauolu (Kona) Courthouse to connect to the Kona to Hilo route. 

 

  • Route Change for 2:30 pm S. Kohala Resort to Pahala - Added 3:50 PM stop at Keauhou Shopping Center (stop in front Longs/CVS). 

  • 5:20 pm Kau to Oceanview route  - CANCELLED

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REVISION 2 - on April 27, 2020:

Due to the extension of the Governor's Stay at Home mandate, route changes have been extended until May 31, 2020.

  • Effective April 27, 2020 - NO flag stop at Fujihara Store
  • Effective May 1, 2020 - The 5:20 pm Kau to Oceanview route will be cancelled. 

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    REVISION 1 - Effective April 22, 2020: 

    • 03:15 Hilo to S. Kohala Resort route will have 2 motorcoaches
    • 2:20 pm Hilo to Honokaa route is CANCELLED

     

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    Route changes are as follows effective April 9 to 30, 2020 (with Holiday schedule on April 10, 2020).  All other routes will run as regularly scheduled: 

    HILO to S. KOHALA RESORTS Routes:

    • 03:15 AM Hilo to S. Kohala Resort to Kona - will operate 1 bus
    • 03:35 AM Hilo to S. Kohala Resort to Kona - will operate 2 buses (MONDAY to FRIDAY), 1 bus (SATURDAY & SUNDAY)
    • 0440 & 0450 Hilo to S. Kohala Resorts - will be COMBINED, to start at 04:50 AM  (dropping off at Hilton & Marriott)
    • 0500 & 0505 Hilo to S. Kohala Resorts - will be  COMBINED to start at 05:05 AM (drop off at Mauna Kea Resort, Hapuna Prince, Shops at Mauna Lani, Fairmont Orchid, Hilton & Marriott)
    • 7:15 PM Hilo to S. Kohala Resorts - will use SPED Van

     

    S. KOHALA RESORTS to HILO Routes:

    • 3:05 PM S. Kohala Resort to Hilo  - will have 3 buses (MONDAY to FRIDAY), 1 bus (SATURDAY & SUNDAY) with pick ups at: 

              3:05 PM  - Fairmont Orchid

              3:10 PM  - Shops at Mauna Lani

              3:25 PM - Waikoloa Beach Marriott

              3:30 PM - Hilton Waikoloa Village

     

    • 4:05 PM S. Kohala Resort to Hilo - CANCELLED

     

    • 4:20 PM S. Kohala Resorts to Hilo A - will have 1 bus with pick ups at: 

                4:20 PM  - Hilton Waikoloa Village

                4:25 PM  - Waikoloa Beach Marriott

           

    • 4:20 PM S. Kohala Resort to Hilo B- will have 1 bus with pick ups at: 

                4:20 PM  - Fairmont Orchid

                4:25 PM  - Shops at Mauna Lani

                4:35 PM  - Hapuna Prince Hotel

                4:40 PM  - Mauna Kea Beach Hotel

               

    • 11:05 PM S. Kohala Resort to Hilo - will use SPED Van

     

    Click here to view Modified Hilo/S. Kohala Resort Schedule - effective April 9 to 30, 2020  

     

    All Extension routes have been cancelled:

    •          Kona to Waimea Extension                   - CANCELLED               
    •          Waikoloa  Village to Waimea Extension  - CANCELLED                 
    •          Waimea to Waikoloa Village Extension   - CANCELLED                   
    •          Waikoloa Village to Kona Extension       - CANCELLED               


    KONA ROUTES (will run on Saturday schedule):   

    •  INTRA KONA 3  - CANCELLED

     

    PAHOA ROUTES:

    • 9:10 PM Hilo to Nanawale – CANCELLED