Kauai Lihue LIH Airport Overview
The small Airport is within walking distance (1.5 miles) east of the city of Lihue, on Kauai's southeast coast, and can be accessed via Ahukini Road 570, which extends from Kapule Hwy. 51.
With two runways, and approaching 3 million passengers a year, Lihue Airport is served by major airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all parts of the globe.
The passenger terminal at Lihue Airport is accessed by a one-way loop roadway branching off Ahukini Road and encircling a public parking lot.
Present and future Airport developments: Long-term projects include ticket lobby upgrade, a Concolidated Rental Car Facility (CONRAC), and 450 new parking spaces, as well as a new lane on the Airport Loop Road.
Furthermore, Runway exension work by 855 feet is tentatively scheduled for completion by late 2016.