Overview

Depart

You will depart on Saturday prior to your check in date from the Mainland, overnight in Honolulu. On Sunday you will depart HNL – MAJ, and arrive in the Marshalls on Monday 1035AM (the date change is because of the dateline). You’ll be greeted by Indies Trader staff, and board the internal Air Marshall Islands flight to the outer atoll. You’ll be greeted again by staff on the coral runway and escorted to the boat, which will take you to the Island.

Return

On your return, you will checkout Monday morning, and have a chance to surf, before boating over to the runway. You will board our chartered A.M.I. flight and arrive in Majuro, where you will have a layover and depart that evening – where you will fly to Honolulu and then connecting to an early morning flight back to the mainland.

 

Flights to Book

LAX – HNL

UA1431
Saturday 1:00PM

HNL – MAJ

UA155
Sunday 7:25AM

MAJ – HNL

UA133
Monday 7:40PM

HNL – LAX

UA1231
Sunday 7:00AM(note that you will book the same date as when you departed the Marshalls because of the dateline)


Detailed Itinerary

SATURDAY Jan 11

1:00 pm – Pacific Time – Depart from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

 

4:44 pm – Hawaiian Time – Arrive at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL)

 

5:00 pm – Hawaiian Time – Check in at The Modern Honolulu or Best Western Airport
5:00 am – Hawaiian Time – Check out from Hotel

 

7:25 am – Hawaiian Time – Depart from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL)
  • Make sure to arrive early! United closes its ticketing and will not let you on the plane if you arrive past 630AM. We have had guests miss this flight.

MONDAY Jan 13

10:35 am – Arrive at Amata Kabua International Airport (MAJ)
  • Note you will arrive on Saturday, because of the dateline change.
  • Clear customs, get your baggage, and our staff will meet you in the lobby outside. Our staff will meet you and you can relax in the small cafeteria or bar attached to the airport. Our staff will take you to the bar to relax and wait for our chartered flight which will depart 1PM

 

Afternoon – Air Marshall Islands – to Outer Atoll
  • We will book these tickets for you ahead of time
  • No flights are included in our pricing however we do make the domestic booking for you. The domestic flight is US$320 per person round trip. There will also be surfboard charges of $100 per board bag each way (board bag up to 50lbs) and possibly overweight for excess baggage- please make sure to bring USD cash for these expenses.

 

Afternoon – Arrive on Outer Atoll
  • Our staff will greet you on the coral and grass runway and assist with loading your baggage onto trucks – to board a boat and head to Beran Island.
Afternoon – Board one of the Indies Trader boats and head to Beran Island
  • Depending on the swell and the time of arrival of your Air Marshall Islands flight, you may have a chance to surf on the way back towards the island. Our staff will give you the chance to put your boards together, get changed and jump in the water to wash the travel off!
5:00 pm – Check in at Beran Island

MONDAY  – MONDAY – 7 Nights

  • Enjoy your stay, surf, kite, relax

MONDAY Jan 20

10:00 am – Check out at Beran Island
  • Gather your belongings and check out of your room. You will have time to surf in the morning, and will head out back to the airstrip when we confirm the time of the incoming flight.

 

2:30 pm  – Air Marshall Islands
  • Please hold on to your return ticket given to you when you took your first Air Marshall Islands flight.  Times are approximate and will be determined by A.M.I., and will be in communication with Indies Trader.

 

4:00 pm – Air Marshall Islands arrival into Majuro
7:40 pm – Depart from Amata Kabua International Airport (MAJ)
  • Check your bags, and pay your departure tax to receive your boarding pass and passport. You can then wait in Harry’s Bar attached to the airport for your flight. When they call the boarding, you can cross security and into the waiting terminal. There is another small snack bar in the waiting terminal that sells snacks and beers.

 


Monday JAN 20 – PART 2

  • This will be your second January 20th, as you cross the dateline and start over on Monday Morning.

 

2:25 am – Hawaiian Time Monday – UA 133 Arrival into Honolulu
  • You will arrive on Monday (the same day you departed Majuro, because of the dateline).
  • Upon arriving into HNL, you will have to wait for an hour or two for the terminals, cafes, lounges to open at 530AM. There are plenty of benches near the check in areas, and places to wait for the airport to open.
7:10 am – Hawaiian Time – UA1231 – Depart from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL)
2:37 pm – Pacific Time – Arrive at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

 


LAX - HNL

UA1431
Saturday 1:00PM

HNL - MAJ

UA155
Sunday 7:25AM

MAJ - HNL

UA133
Monday 7:40PM

HNL - LAX

UA1231
Monday 7:10AM