May 30, 2012

New Partnership Agreements With Hawaiian Airlines

We’re pleased to announce a deepening of our partnership with Hawaiian Airlines with the signing of new agreements to offer new benefits and convenience to our mutual customers.

Members of both carriers’ frequent flyer programs can soon earn and redeem loyalty points or miles for travel on either airline. Travellers can also find convenient connections between points throughout the East Coast and points throughout Hawaii with the signing of a new codeshare agreement. Both agreements will be in effect on June 5, when Hawaiian launches the only nonstop service between New York City and Hawaii with daily widebody flights between our Terminal 5 at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York City and Honolulu International Airport (HNL).


Reciprocal Benefits for Frequent Flyers

Effective June 5, JetBlue’s TrueBlue members can accrue one point for every two miles flown on eligible Hawaiian-operated flights, while HawaiianMiles members will be able to earn miles on eligible JetBlue-operated flights on a mile-for-mile basis. To earn points or miles on the entire trip, customers must call JetBlue or Hawaiian Airlines reservations to enter their TrueBlue or HawaiianMiles number into their itinerary prior to travel.  Frequent fliers can also redeem their points or miles for travel on either airline’s network by calling their program’s reservation desk.

With TrueBlue, members enjoy the benefits of a program that has no blackout dates ― every seat on every JetBlue flight is available for redemption, allowing customers to redeem awards whenever they want to travel. To enroll in TrueBlue or to learn more about the program, visit www.jetblue.com/trueblue.

Codeshare Allows Hawaiian to Market East Coast Connections

Effective May 30, Hawaiian has placed its HA code on a host of connecting JetBlue flights, making it easy to find the most convenient connections between points throughout the East Coast and points throughout Hawaii in worldwide reservations systems.  Codesharing provides one-stop check-in, seamless flight connections and boarding passes all the way through from origin to destination. Customers may book their codeshare connecting travel online at HawaiianAirlines.com, on third party travel sites or by calling Hawaiian Airlines or their preferred travel agent.

In January, we first announced an interline partnership enabling customers to enjoy the convenience of a single combined ticket for connecting Hawaiian and JetBlue-operated flights, plus other benefits including one-stop check-in and baggage transfer between our networks via New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), where Hawaiian offers multiple daily departures to Hawaii.

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10 Comments on “New Partnership Agreements With Hawaiian Airlines”

  • Posted by Joe Westreich on May 31, 2012 at 10:48 am

    So if I want to redeem a flight from JFK-HNL using Trueblue points, how many points would that cost, and how do I go about booking that? Also, what if I want to stop in LA (NY-LA on Jetblue, LA-HNL on hawaiian)?

  • Posted by Jamie Hill on May 31, 2012 at 4:30 pm

    This is exciting news! Though easier flight connections may be the best part of the article. Thanks for the update!

  • Posted by gaye on June 14, 2012 at 2:00 am

    Taking Hawn flight to JFK, then connecting on jet blue to rochester with 55 min connection. will my luggage be transfered from hawn to jetblue

  • Posted by JetBlue on June 14, 2012 at 11:03 am

    Yes, your luggage will be seamlessly transferred!

  • Posted by justink on July 28, 2012 at 2:12 am

    how do i book one-ticket flight between hnl and mco. hawaiian air & jetblue sites both not showing available routes. is this possible… (hnl–>jfk on hawaiian air & jfk–>mco on jetblue) would i have to book these separately?

  • Posted by JetBlue on July 28, 2012 at 10:11 am

    You can book your connecting travel online at HawaiianAirlines.com, on third party travel sites or by calling Hawaiian Airlines or their preferred travel agent.

  • Posted by Jonathan on August 22, 2012 at 10:11 pm

    How do I book a Hawaiian airlines flight using TrueBlue points?

  • Posted by Tyler on August 28, 2012 at 4:13 pm

    flying from JFK to LAS then to Hawaii on Hawaiian Air. Will my bags be interlined from Jetblue to HAL?

  • Posted by Mollie on November 18, 2012 at 6:54 pm

    Can I book a Hawaiian airlines flight using TrueBlue points?

  • Posted by JetBlue on November 20, 2012 at 5:27 pm

    You can Mollie! See here for more information: http://blog.jetblue.com/index.php/2012/05/30/new-partnership-agreements-with-hawaiian-airlines/

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