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NOTICE: Effective November 02, 2020, the direction travelled in Honokaa Town for ALL routes travelling in either direction will change to the following:

From Hwy 19, turn onto Plumeria St, RIGHT on Lehua St, LEFT on Akia St, LEFT on Puakalo St, RIGHT on Mamane St, turn onto Hwy 19. 

Therefore, the designated stops in Honokaa Town will be changed as follows:  

·         Honokaa Hospital (Plumeria St, bus shelter)

·         Honokaa Lower Gym/across Hau‘oli Senior Housing (Akia St, roadside fronting parking lot, flag stop). There will be NO parking at the Lower Gym. Parking is available at the Upper            Gym parking lot on Lehua St. 

·         Mamane St (at cross walk before Pakalana St, flag stop)




Effective August 11, 2020 until further notice: The Hilo and Kona Airport stops will be removed from all route schedules.   


Effective August 15, 2020:  The University of Hawaii at Hilo--Bookstore stop will be removed. Riders may still utilize the bus stops on Kapiolani St. (fronting the University's

                                             Old Gym) and on w. Kawili St (fronting Waiakea High School) to travel to Hilo town and the Prince Kuhio Plaza/Puna areas. 


Effective May 01, 2020

Route Change for 05:45 Kona to Hilo:

  • Will no longer travel from Kealia to Honalo. 
  • Start time will change to 6:15 am from Keauhou Shopping Center (stop in front Longs/CVS) and proceed as scheduled to Hilo.  
  • Riders from  Kealia to Honalo may take the 03:30 Pahala to S. Kohala Resort route to Keahuolu (Kona) Courthouse to connect to the Kona to Hilo route. 
  • NO stop on Kamakaeha Ave in front of Kmart/Macy's Parking lot. Nearest stop will be at the Keahuolu (Kona) Courthouse. 


NOTICE: Effective April 1, 2020, due to the closure of all County Parks, there will be NO rest stop at the Honokaa Park.  


Effective Monday, March 6, 2017, Hele On buses will NO longer pick-up or drop-off at the Parker Ranch Shopping Center in Waimea.  The new designated stop to pick-up or drop-off will be at the newly constructed bus shelter on Pukalani Street near the Waimea Ace Hardware.


Should you have any questions, please contact the transit agency at 961-8744.