Bus Schedules & Maps
This route operates between Prince Kuhio Plaza, Target/Safeway, Walmart/Walgreens/Office Max/Ross, KTA Super Stores/Sack N Save, University of Hawai'i-Hawai'i Community College, University of Hawai'i-Hilo, Hilo Shopping Center, County of Hawai'i Building, Aupuni Center, Mo'oheau Bus Terminal serving communities along the Hāmākua Coast via Routes 19 and 190 to Kailua-Kona, South Kohala Resorts or Kealia. Additional destinations served includes Wainaku Street in Hilo, Papaikou via Old Mamalahoa Highway, Pepeekeo, Kauhale Olu, Honomu (on Route 220-limited service), Hakalau, Ninole, Papaaloa, Laupahoehoe, Paauilo, Honoka'a, Waimea, Hawaii Preparatory Academy (limited service), Parker School (limited service), Waimea-Kohala Airport, Matsuyama Food Mart/Kona Palisades and Kmart/Macy's/Regal Cinemas @ Makalapua Shopping Center. Only one round trip is provided to Kona Commons/Target/Ross Dress For Less/Sports Authority, Kailua Village destinations along Ali'i Drive, Keauhou Shopping Center, Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay, Honalo, Kainaliu, Kealakekua, Konawaena School, Honaunau and Kealia. This route operates Monday through Saturday.
Effective date of the schedule is July 1, 2010.
This route will make a rest stop at Honoka'a Park lower gym complex for approximately five minutes before continuing on to either Hilo or Kailua-Kona. Only the 4:50 a.m. trip departing Honoka'a serves the Honoka'a Gym upper parking lot. All other trips serve the Honoka'a Park and Gym lower parking lot and Blaine's Drive In/76 gas station on Mamane Street, as well as stops on Mamane Street between Route 19 and Puakalo Street only.
In addition, one AM round trip will serve Honoka'a upper gym parking lot, Manua Kea Beach Hotel, Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel, The Fairmont Orchid, Manua Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows, Hilton Waikoloa Village, Waikoloa Village Marriott Resort & Spa, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Kaipilehu, Queen's Marketplace and King's Shops. Additional details on this trip is shown on the Hilo-South Kohala Resorts route timetable.
Limited service to Parker School and Hawaiian Preparatory Academy is provided via this route on school days only. This route departs Kmart at 6:45 a.m. and makes pick ups along Palani Road between State Route 11 and Punu Lani Ranch. Drop offs are made along State Route 19 in Waimea, as well as at Parker School, Hawaiian Preparatory Academy lower campus along State Route 19, Opelo Plaza terminating at Hawaiian Preparatory Academy upper campus next to the theater. In the afternoon, at 3:30 p.m., this route will depart Parker School and serve Hawaiian Preparatory Academy upper campus next to the theater, lower campus and then continue on its route towards Kailua-Kona and Kealia.
Limited service is provided into Konawaena High School traveling southbound towards Kealia at 5:10 p.m. only.
Destination signs for this route when traveling towards Prince Kuhio Plaza may either say "DOWNTOWN HILO" or "PRINCE KUHIO PLAZA".
Destination signs for this route when traveling towards Kailua-Kona or Keaila may either say "SOUTH KOHALA", "KAILUA-KONA" or "KEAILA".