Hawaii generally prohibits any person from carrying or possessing a loaded firearm on any public highway.1 This prohibition does not apply to any person who has in his or her possession a handgun while licensed per state law.2

Hawaii permits the open carrying of a long gun in a motor vehicle, but only if traveling to and from hunting or target shooting locations with a valid hunting license.3

Hawaii permits the open carrying of a handgun in a motor vehicle with a license or permit.4

Notes
  1. Haw. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 134-26(a). ⤴︎
  2. Haw. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§ 134-9, 134-26(a). ⤴︎
  3. Haw. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 134-5(a). ⤴︎
  4. Haw. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 134-26(a). ⤴︎