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About Flights to French Polynesia

Summary info about French Polynesia flight prices, duration and airlines

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Fastest flight time

4h 40m

Operated By

3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to French Polynesia from New Zealand in the last 72 hours is $403 (Auckland Intl to Papeete Faaa).
The best return flight price to French Polynesia from New Zealand in the last 72 hours is $761 (Auckland Intl to Papeete Faaa).
The fastest flight to French Polynesia from New Zealand takes 4h 40m (Auckland Intl to Papeete Faaa).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to French Polynesia, including Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand and Air Tahiti Nui.

Cheapest flights to cities in French Polynesia

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The best prices found on momondo for flights to French Polynesia are:
$673 per person with Air New Zealand
$753 per person with Air Tahiti Nui
$939 per person with Qantas Airways

On average, it takes 11h 55m to fly from New Zealand to French Polynesia if you fly out of Auckland Intl (the most popular airport in New Zealand) and into Vaitape Motu-Mute (the most popular airport in French Polynesia). If you’re flying out of Christchurch and into Vaitape Motu-Mute, then the flight time is around .

Flights to French Polynesia have been found on momondo for as low as $494 per ticket recently. However, the average price tends to be $1,178 and anything for $1,149 or less is a good deal. $10,307 is the most expensive flight we’ve seen in the past week, though you may be able to avoid this price depending on what airport you fly from, what airline you choose, and how far in advance you book your flights.

If your travel plans are flexible and you’re looking to save money on flights to French Polynesia, then be sure to book your departure on a Monday. Flying out on a Monday, as well as a Friday, is your best option. Departing on a Saturday tends to be the most expensive day of the week to fly to French Polynesia.

Popular cities and sights

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Recent flights found to popular cities in French Polynesia

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Cheapest flight routes to French Polynesia

These routes have the cheapest flights to French Polynesia found by momondo users in New Zealand
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
AucklandPapeete4h 40m$718
ChristchurchPapeete9h 35m$1,109
AucklandRaiatea13h 10m$1,348
AucklandVaitape11h 55m$1,509
QueenstownPapeete13h 35m$1,640
WellingtonFare18h 10m$1,884
WellingtonVaitape18h 50m$1,894
BlenheimPapeete10h 05m$1,904
GisbornePapeete31h 10m$2,096
HamiltonPapeete57h 45m$2,159
AucklandTemae16h 30m$2,281
AucklandFare11h 30m$2,933
WellingtonPapeete9h 10m$2,974

Popular routes landing in French Polynesia

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Auckland to Papeete Flights
Fastest flight time4h 40m
Cheapest price$718
Wellington to Papeete Flights
Fastest flight time9h 10m
Cheapest price$2,974
Christchurch to Papeete Flights
Fastest flight time9h 35m
Cheapest price$1,109
Gisborne to Papeete Flights
Fastest flight time31h 10m
Cheapest price$2,096
Blenheim to Papeete Flights
Fastest flight time10h 05m
Cheapest price$1,904

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