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Flights to Tahiti in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest inAprilBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$995Average for return flights in January 2022
Return from$916From Auckland Intl to Papeete Faaa
One-way from$386One-way flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Tahiti

Cheap flights to Tahiti in January, February 2022

The best prices found for PPT flights for January, February
28 Jan - 29 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

2 stops

45h 45m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 15m
$3,268

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/1/22

28 Jan - 29 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

1 stop

29h 20m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

35h 15m
$4,223

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/1/22

28 Jan - 23 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

1 stop

29h 20m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

35h 15m
$4,229

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25/1/22

Tahiti 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tahiti found for this year
27 Jul - 18 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

Nonstop

5h 00m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

5h 40m
$898

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 25/1/22

29 Jul - 18 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

Nonstop

5h 00m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

5h 40m
$908

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 25/1/22

20 Apr - 28 Apr
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

Nonstop

5h 00m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

Nonstop

5h 40m
$916

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 25/1/22

Last minute flights to Tahiti

Late deals on return flights to Tahiti, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 12 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

2 stops

44h 55m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

36h 05m
$4,467

United Airlines

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Deal found 25/1/22

2 Feb - 9 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

PPT

Papeete Faaa

2 stops

44h 55m
PPT

Papeete Faaa

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

43h 15m
$6,256

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/1/22

Can I fly to Tahiti from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Tahiti

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Tahiti.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Tahiti.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Tahiti.

Documents
Travel Registration Form - All travelers including citizens and residents arriving by air are required to register on the Polynesian Electronic Travel Information System (ETIS) no later than 6 days and at most 30 days before departure and confirmation must be presented at check-in. Minors traveling with their parents can be included in their ETIS form.

During the application process, travelers might be requested to complete an additional step to request approval from the High Commissioner.

Travelers aged 11 years and older accompanying a vaccinated adult are exempt from declaring an overriding reason.



Health Pass for Public Activity - Travelers are required to present a health pass in digital or printed form before checking in air and sea transportation between islands, visiting discotheques, nightclubs, cultural, artistic, and festive events, exhibitions.

The health pass consists of one of the following:

-Proof of vaccination;

-Proof of a COVID-19 negative test, taken no more than 24 hours before attending an activity;

-Proof of recovery or a certificate of a positive test (issued by a competent health authority), dated at least 11 days and less than 6 months ago.

Travelers with access to the EU Digital Certificate may use it as a health pass. French nationals including Polynesian residents can use the TousAntiCovid application.



Health Insurance - Travelers are required to pay for health insurance when applying for their travel registration form.


Can I fly back to New Zealand from Tahiti?

Returning to New Zealand from Tahiti

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Tahiti are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Tahiti?

The cheapest ticket to Tahiti found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$847

February

$862

March

$935

April

$926

May

$1,013

June

$886

July

$1,125

August

$1,079

September

$907

October

$849

November

$982

December

$958

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Tahiti. Flying to Tahiti in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Tahiti?

Average Tahiti flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - PPT

Price

$847 - $1,780

PPT

Temperature

25 - 26 °C

PPT

Precipitation

40 - 330 mm

How long is the flight to Tahiti?

Flight times from New Zealand to Tahiti can range anywhere from 4h-56h. The fastest and shortest one-stop flight is from Christchurch International Airport (CHC) at 6h 55m. The Auckland International Airport (AKL) quickest one-stop flight is 7h 30m while the Wellington International Airport (WLG) is 9h 10m. However, some flights may have a longer layover with a flight time to your destination that can be up to 69h.

Where can you get direct flights to Tahiti from?

You can find direct flights to Tahiti at Auckland International Airport (AKL). Qantas Airways, Air Tahiti Nui, and Air New Zealand can fly you directly to the island without dealing with any stopovers along the way. The non-stop flights offer the fastest time to French Polynesia at around 4h 50m.

How do you get from the Faa’a International Airport to the city’s centre?

Once you’ve landed in Tahiti, there are a few ways for you to get around the island. The airport is in the Papeete suburb of Faa’a and just 6.9 km from the French Polynesia capital city. There’s a taxi station at the airport to make getting around the island simple. Some of the hotels in the area offer a free airport shuttle if you’ve booked a room with them. You can find transport tourist carriers that provide their services for visitors to the island. Car rentals from companies like Hertz and Avis are available at the airport, as well as at Papeete’s Centre Valma. Unfortunately, there’s no Lyft, Uber or other ridesharing options at the moment in Tahiti. A public bus stop is about 200 meters from the airport across the car park. The buses run almost every 15-20 minutes. Bus #3 and #7 can get you to Papeete’s centre.

What are some things to do in Tahiti?

Aside from taking in the beauty of French Polynesia’s largest island, there are plenty of things for you to do in Tahiti. It has stunning black-sand beaches, waterfalls, lagoons, and a couple of extinct volcanoes that are covered in lush greenery. You can hang around Papeete for shopping, dining, the nightlife, and sightseeing of various popular attractions. There are all types of tours, even biking and hiking through the island. You can enjoy the blue waters of the ocean by sailing, surfing, and scuba diving. The Vaipahi Gardens are located on the southern coast and features over 75 exotic plant species. Moorea is Tahiti’s sister island that’s just a boat ride away. Along with adding to the majestic beauty of your trip, it also features the Lagoonarium where you can swim in a colorful coral garden alongside the fishes, stingrays, and sharks.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Tahiti?

New Zealand citizens must have a passport that’s valid for three months before arriving at French Polynesia. A visa is not required if you’re not staying over 90 days. Every visitor to French Polynesia also must have a return airline ticket to their resident country or at least two more continuing destinations along with sufficient funds to support themselves while on the island.

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