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Address: Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
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+1 808-651-4779
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5:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Offering prearranged airport ground transportation on Kauai. Prearranged...

Offering prearranged airport ground transportation on Kauai. Prearranged Lihue Airport transportation to any destination on Kauai. Pay online or by phone. Only Guaranteed Prepaid reservation on Kauai. All transportation include a pickup from your hotel, resort, vacation home, or cruise ship terminal. Take the hassle of trying to find transportation when arriving, save time and book online.

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$25.00*
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Private Arrival Transfer: Kauai International Airport to Kauai Hotels
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Excellent food that locals love to eat

I preface this by saying I grew up on the island, and make it a point to go here for ono (tasty) local food at the Pono Express. Get there early as some items that may run out... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2016
HonestOpinion525
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Needham, Massachusetts
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Kalaheo
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 23, 2016

DO NOT USE PONO EXPRESS WHILE ON KAUAI!! THEY ARE HIGHLY UNRELIABLE. On December 22, 2016 I had ordered a taxi from Pono to take me to Lihue airport to catch a flight to Honolulu for surgery the following day. I confirmed the taxi the day before with the receptionist named Tony, and was told that the taxi would arrive... More 

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Thank MAHINASHEILA
PonoTaxi, Owner at Pono Express, responded to this review

Aloha, I truely apologize about this mix-up. I had spoken to the driver and he had stated that he had gone through the procedure of knocking on the doors of our customers, especially our medical clients as yourself. He had stated that he had knocked on the door but could not call as their was no reception. Our Dispatch hours... More 

Needham, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I preface this by saying I grew up on the island, and make it a point to go here for ono (tasty) local food at the Pono Express. Get there early as some items that may run out, if you are a local, you known what I mean. The laulau and the kalua pig are especially excellent Hawaiian dishes, food... More 

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Thank HonestOpinion525
San Diego, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2015

We made reservation to pick us up from airport to hotel. Steve was waiting for us in nice minivan. Friendly, knowledgeable. We also had tour with company and it was incredible. Next our vacation in Kauai Call Pono again.

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2 Thank rina7387
Seattle, Washington
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99 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed July 4, 2015

all my kids wanted to do was a tour of movie locations. I booked the movie location tour with Pono Taxi online after arranging over the phone. When we got to Kauai they couldn't find our (already paid for in full) reservation. After arguing with the guy on the phone for 10 mins he finally "found" our reservation. The actual... More 

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2 Thank Brandon B
Santa Barbara
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2015

We needed transportation from the Kauai airport to the Princeville area where we were staying. I was a bit leary, since some reviews weren't too positive. Nolan picked us up at the Kauai airport on time—he was there waiting for us when we got our bags. He was friendly and told us a lot about Kauai and what to see,... More 

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2 Thank SantaBarbaraCaLizzie
Graham, Washington, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2014

I remembered to book everything except our rental car. They wanted too much to rent a car at the airport. We got in Rhaya's cab and she was going to take us to our hotel. Since it was too far away we had her pull over and drop us off at a little strip mall. She was so sweet that... More 

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2 Thank Shiela W
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2013

We needed a taxi to Kalalau Trail from Lihue (Kauai) Airport. I called an hour in advance for a taxi at high noon. The dispatcher told me that there was no problem. 12:05 rolled around and the taxi arrived as promised. A clean cab and gentleman driver. He helped us with our bags, and off we went. We arrived on... More 

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2 Thank LipiBagum
Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2012

Best service on Kauai. Very happy with Andrew and his team of very efficient drivers. Did not hire a car while on the island for 2 weeks. Used pono Taxi service to get us to our accommodation from Airport to Hanalei Bay, then to Poipu and then back to airport for departure. Every time the taxi was outfront waiting for... More 

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5 Thank Jackson000
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2012

We were in Kauai off the NCL Pride of America and took a helicopter tour in the morning. There was not much offered as a tour in the afternoon so we contacted Pono for a private tour of the Northern shore. Our driver Nolan, met us right on time and we spent a leisurely afternoon exploring the sights, waterfalls and... More 

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