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Faati City - Little Train

Faati City - Little Train
1 hour
USD 17.36
The Must - City Tour<br>This tour by little train is only available between 5:00pm to 7:00pm from monday to friday. The departure and the arrival are at the ferry terminal of Papeete. It's an one hour tour without stop. It's a unique excursion in town at the sunset time, when the city started to become more quiet. You'll see the softness of the different district with a beautiful light. In Tahiti the sunset light is amazing every day and you could see the beauty of this farmer french colonial city.

To the very heart of Tahiti (private flight)

To the very heart of Tahiti (private flight)
20 minutes
USD 1260.09
Take off from Tahiti Faa'a airport to the center of Tahiti's main island. Enter, fly over his heart for 20 minutes and discover Tahiti as you have never seen it before. Green landscapes, rivers and waterfalls on the program.

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Tahiti Papeete Airport (PPT) Information

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 PPT Tahiti Papeete Airport Info & Guide

Tahiti Papeete International Airport

Where is Tahiti Papeete Airport?  

Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia, is located on the island of Tahiti, in the Windward Islands. Papeete is the hub of French Polynesian tourism and a popular port of call. 

Tahiti Pape'ete International Airport (IATA: PPT, ICAO: NTAA), also referred to as Tahiti Faa'a Airport, or Tahiti Airport, is located in Faa'a, 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) west southwest of Pape'ete, on the island of Tahiti, in the Windward Islands, in the Society Islands, French Polynesia. Tahiti Papeete Airport is the only international airport in the country. 

In 2011, Tahiti Papeete Airport served 1,169,819 passengers. 

Airlines that fly to Tahiti Papeete Airport include Air France, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti, Aircalin, Hawaiian Airlines and LAN Airlines.

You can fly to Tahiti from Auckland, Easter Island, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Nouméa, Paris, Santiago de Chile and Tokyo.

Air Tahiti operates inter-island flights, including to Ahe, Anaa, Atuona, Arutua, Bora Bora, Fakarava, Hao, Huahine, Kaukura, Makemo, Manihi, Mataiva, Maupiti, Moorea, Nuku Hiva, Raiatea, Raivavae, Rangiroa, Rarotonga, Rimatara, Rurutu, Takapoto, Takaroa, Tikehau, Totegegie, Tubuai, Ua Huka and Ua Pou.

Your best bet for a Tahiti Papeete Airport transfer is the bus. Details on all options are included in this guide.

Or, to truly arrive stress free, treat yourself to a private Tahiti Airport transfer from IHateTaxis.


 Other Items of Interest at Tahiti Papeete Airport

Tahiti Papeete Airport services include:

  • Mahina Lounge (open to all) - T2, after security
  • Cafe, McDonalds
  • Souvenir shops


PPT Airport is built primarily on reclaimed land on the coral reef just off-shore, so it can be a spectacular landing (get a window seat).

Additional Tahiti Papeete Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 23 Jun 2019