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hawaii drivers license renewal - HI

How to Renew Your Hawaii Drivers License

You can renew your Hawaii Driver's license by using these methods
Your Hawaii driver's license will expire on your birthday. You can only renew your license up to 6 months prior to expiration.
There is no grace period. In other words your license will not be legal after it expires!
To RENEW your Hawaii License please SIGN IN HERE

Auto Insurance

Car insurance is a requirement by law. Please visit our auto insurance guide for a comparison of rates.

By Mail (Only if currently out of state)

You must do the following:

  • You need to send a request by mail indicating that you wish to Renew your Hawaii drivers license.
    • Some of the details which you need to include in your letter
      • Name, mailing address, social security number
  • Send the letter to the following address
    • Driver License Section
      P.O. Box 30340
      Honolulu, Hawaii 96820-0340
  • You will receive a renewal packet with full instructions on how to renew your license.
To RENEW your Hawaii License please SIGN IN HERE

In Person

  1. Show up in person to a local hawaii dmv office.
  2. Take the Vision Test
  3. Take your fingerprints
  4. You may need to take a road test.


New Driver's License

  • 2 year License
    • $10.00
  • 4 year License
    • $20.00
  • 8 year License
    • $40.00

Instruction Permit Renewal

  • $5.00

WrittenTest Fee

  • $2.00

Road Test Fee

  • $8.00