Tahiti Faa'a international airport (PPT)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Tahiti Faa'a International Airport, opened in 1961, serves the island of Tahiti and is the only international air station in French Polynesia. It operates flights to the various islands of the territory and some international destinations in Oceania, the United States, France and Japan.

Official Website: tahiti-aeroport.pf

Number of Terminals - 3 - Domestic Terminals 1 and 2 and International Terminal, open 24 hours a day and connected by pedestrian walkways.

Annual passenger traffic: 1.4 million passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +689 4086 6060 - FACEBOOK

Tourist information office available from 5:30 am to 5:00 pm.


The airport is situated in the commune of Faa'a, 5 km (3 miles) west of Papeete.

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Car rental agencies

Offices opposite the check-in area of Domestic Terminal 1.

  1. Avis (Tel +689 4085 0204 - 5:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  2. Europcar (Tel +689 4086 6196 - 5:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  3. Hertz (Tel +689 4082 5586 - Monday and Thursday from 5:00 am to 3:00 am, Tuesday from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, Friday from 5:00 am to 0:00 am, the rest of the week from 5:00 am to 2:00 am)
  4. Tahiti Easy Car (Tel +689 8772 1975 / 4086 9632 - 5:00 am to 8:00 pm)

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Parking services at Tahiti Faa'a airport (PPT)

There are three car parks open 24 hours a day. In addition, there is a passenger drop-off and pick-up area in front of the terminals. More information: Tel +689 4086 6023. Fares

P0 Parking Fret - Dedicated to cargo transport, but also open to the general public, next to the terminals.
P1 Parking Express - For short stays, in front of the main buildings, with an additional 15 minutes.
P2 Parking Longue durée - Sector for long stays. The first 15 minutes are free of charge.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to notify their airline or travel agent of their particular needs at the time of booking. Reserved parking spaces are available in all car parks.

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Latest updates: September 26, 2023