You can also get to UH Hilo by taxi. UH Hilo is located about 10 minutes from the Hilo airport. The cost will be around $25-$30, not including baggage charges. Please do not forget to tip the taxi driver, which is customary in the U.S. A tip is usually about 10-15% of the cost of the taxi fare. Another option is to take an Uber or Lyft from the airport.