Round-trip fares to French Polynesia from 0 through February

Round-trip fares to French Polynesia from $600 through February

We’ve seen plenty of deals on flights to Tahiti. However, this deal is notable in that it includes widespread availability to neighboring islands in French Polynesia.

Plus, this deal includes flights starting Thursday for travel through next month. Last minute to Moorea or Bora Bora? Say less.

Non-stop flights to Papeete hover around $600, while flights to the other islands all include stopovers and range in price from $550 to $800 for economy class.

Related: My top things to do in French Polynesia, from ATV-ing to whale watching

Deal basics


Airlines: United Airlines, Air France and Delta Air Lines.
itineraries: From Los Angeles and San Francisco to Papeete, Bora Bora, Moorea and Raiatea.
How to book: Browse Google Flights and book directly with the airline for flights to Papeete. Please note that most routes to the smaller islands must be booked through Skyscanner.
Travel dates: January through March; exact availability depends on the route.
Book by: Within the next two days.

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Sample flights

The best flights in this deal are the two to Faaa International Airport (PPT) in Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia.

The first departs from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and starts at $589. The other flight is from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and starts at $602. Both are non-stop, non-refundable, basic round-trip economy fares.

Both rates include one piece of hand luggage. However, allow about $110 to $120 to check in a bag. United Basic Economy fares cannot be changed, while Delta travelers can pay a change fee. Be sure to review the terms and conditions of each rate type.

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If you live outside of LAX and don’t mind a layover or booking through a third party, consider the following round-trip flights, priced as stated at time of publication:

  • To Moorea Airport (MOZ), from $563.
  • To Raiatea Airport (RFP), from $728.
  • To Bora Bora Airport (BOB), from $805.

All these flights include a stopover at PPT, ranging in duration from 90 minutes to 10 hours.

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It boils down

Regular prices for these routes exceed $1,000, making this a substantial deal, especially for the flights to Papeete.

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