Auckland to Papeete Flights
Flights to Papeete
Flying From Auckland
Finding low-fare flights from Auckland is simple with the help of Orbitz.com. Flights originate at Auckland Airport, which is located in the Auckland suburb of Mangere. It is approximately 21 kilometers, or a 40-minute drive, from the city center. Auckland Airport is the central hub for Air New Zealand and is also serviced by many other airlines offering international flights, such as British Airways, Emirates, and Air China.
Parking at the Auckland Airport
Auckland Airport offers several types of parking near the terminals, including short-term and long-term covered and uncovered parking. Business Express parking is available, as is a park-and-ride with shuttle service to the terminal.
Transportation to the Airport
An Airbus service is available for transport to the airport from Auckland's CBD and downtown ferry rerminal. Tickets are available on the bus for approximately NZ$16. There are several taxi and shuttle services that can transport you to the airport from the city of Auckland. They include Alert Taxis, North Shore Taxis, and Super Shuttle. Taxi fares to the Auckland Airport are between NZ$60 to NZ$80. When you book your tickets with Orbitz.com, you can find car rental services to and from Auckland.
Restaurants at Auckland Airport
At Auckland Airport, there are over 20 restaurant options for grabbing a quick bite before your flight. There is Espresso Plus, where you can get an iced coffee and café foods. Hayama Sushi and Sumo Salad offer tasty alternatives to fast food. If it is fast food you are looking for, McDonald's, Burger King, and Subway offer tasty sandwiches. You can find whatever you are in the mood for at the airport after booking your flights from Auckland with Orbitz.com.
Faa'a International Airport
The Faa'a International Airport is located on the island of Tahiti, approximately three miles from the center of Papeete. Seven airlines service the airport, including Air France, Air Tahiti, Hawaiian Airlines and LAN Airlines. If you're trying to find cheap flights to Papeete, Orbitz.com can help you find the best prices on international flights. Orbitz compares flights from all of the airlines to find you tickets with a low fare.
Transportation from the Airport
Taxicabs line up outside the terminal to take passengers into Papeete. Cab fare to Papeete costs approximately $10. Buses also transport passengers from the airport into the city. Bus tickets cost approximately $1.30. If you need your own transportation, you can purchase a package from Orbitz.com that includes your flight and a rental car.
Climate in Papeete
Papeete has a tropical monsoon climate. Low temperatures range from the high 60s to the low 70s, and high temperatures range from the mid-80s to high 80s all year long. The rainy season runs from October to July, with December and January being the wettest months. If you want to avoid the rain during your trip, use Orbitz.com to schedule your vacation in August or September.
Highlights and Attractions
The Robert WAN Pearl Museum is the only museum in the world that features exhibits dedicated to the art and history of pearls. You can also take a variety of tours in Papeete, including boat tours and helicopter tours. Other attractions include the Tomb of King Pomare V and Manapearl Tahiti, which teaches guests how pearls are transformed into beautiful jewelry. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights to Papeete; you can use the website to make reservations for local tours.
Cheap flights from Auckland to Papeete
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Auckland to Papeete
|Leave Thu, Jan 23||Auckland (AKL)||Papeete (PPT)||Air Tahiti Nui||$1,029|
|Return Wed, Jan 29||Papeete (PPT)||Auckland (AKL)||Air Tahiti Nui|
Best one-week trip in January from Auckland to Papeete
|Leave Thu, Jan 23||Auckland (AKL)||Papeete (PPT)||Air New Zealand||$1,572|
|Return Thu, Jan 30||Papeete (PPT)||Auckland (AKL)||Air New Zealand|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Auckland to Papeete
|Leave Sat, Feb 15||Auckland (AKL)||Papeete (PPT)||Air New Zealand||$1,769|
|Return Sun, Feb 23||Papeete (PPT)||Auckland (AKL)||Air New Zealand|
Cheapest weekend flights in March from Auckland to Papeete
|Leave Fri, Mar 14||Auckland (AKL)||Papeete (PPT)||Air Tahiti Nui||$923|
|Return Mon, Mar 17||Papeete (PPT)||Auckland (AKL)||Air Tahiti Nui|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Auckland to Papeete
|Leave Fri, Mar 14||Auckland (AKL)||Papeete (PPT)||Air New Zealand||$837|
|Return Sun, Mar 23||Papeete (PPT)||Auckland (AKL)||Air New Zealand|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Auckland and Papeete
|Air Tahiti Nui||AKL||PPT||Mon, May 26 - Sat, May 31||$837|
|Air New Zealand||AKL||PPT||Mon, Jun 30 - Tue, Jul 8||$877|
|Qantas||AKL||PPT||Thu, Jan 23 - Wed, Jan 29||$1,229|
|LAN Airlines||AKL||PPT||Mon, Jun 30 - Tue, Jul 8||$4,691|
Auckland and Papeete airports and terminals
Airports in Auckland, NZ
Auckland Airport (AKL)
Distance from City Center: 11.2 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from AKL to PPT
Terminal Carriers Terminal I Air New Zealand, Qantas
Interesting facts about flights from Auckland to Papeete
- 1 direct flights are operating from Auckland to Papeete today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 5h 10m.
- Air New Zealand flight 040 (12:35 PM GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Auckland to Papeete.
- Air New Zealand flight 040 (12:35 PM GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Auckland to Papeete.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Auckland to Papeete (Air New Zealand flight 040, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) takes 5h 10m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Auckland to Papeete (Air New Zealand flight 040, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) takes 5h 10m.
- Flights from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Papeete Int'l Airport (PPT) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Auckland and Papeete
|Boeing 777-200||Air New Zealand|
|Boeing 767-300 Passenger||Air New Zealand|
|Airbus Industrie A340-300||Qantas, Air New Zealand|
|Boeing 747-400 Passenger||Air New Zealand|
Flight schedule for flights from Auckland to Papeete on Sat, Dec 7, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Air New Zealand||NZ314||AKL||3:50 PM||PPT||9:55 PM||343||5hr 5min|
|Qantas||QF3815||AKL||3:50 PM||PPT||9:55 PM||343||5hr 5min|
|Air Tahiti Nui||TN102||AKL||3:50 PM||PPT||9:55 PM||343||5hr 5min|
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