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Los Angeles to Papeete Flights

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Selected fares from Los Angeles to Papeete

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX PPT Sat, Feb 28 - Sat, Mar 14 $1,197
LAX PPT Thu, Dec 11 - Mon, Dec 15 $1,214
LAX PPT Tue, Jun 9 - Sat, Jun 13 $1,284
LAX PPT Thu, May 14 - Wed, Jun 10 $1,306
LAX PPT Wed, Mar 25 - Fri, Apr 3 $1,355
LAX PPT Thu, Dec 11 - Wed, Dec 24 $1,355
LAX PPT Tue, Mar 31 - Mon, Apr 6 $1,497

Los Angeles and Papeete airports and terminals

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
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    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to PPT

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Air France, Delta Air Lines
    Terminal 5 Air France
    Terminal B Air France, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Qantas
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Airports in Papeete , PF
map of airports in Papeete
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    Papeete Int'l Airport (PPT)

    Distance from City Center: 2.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to PPT

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal I Air France, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Qantas
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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Papeete

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Featured Papeete Airport Hotels

Hotel only $146

Tahiti Airport Motel

3 stars
3.3 / 5 32 reviews

P.O Box 60 113 Map

The Tahiti Airport Motel is located in front of Tahiti Faa'a International Airport.... More

Hotel only $274

InterContinental RESORT TAHITI

4 stars
4.4 / 5 15 reviews

PO Box 6014 Map

The perfect place to explore French Polynesia, the Tahiti Resort is located on 32 acres of lush tropical garden alongside an idyllic lagoon. The hotel offers fine dining at two restaurants and an... More

Tahiti Nui Hotel

3 stars
3.7 / 5 3 reviews

Avenue due Prince Hinoi Map

Being only a few minutes from the airport and straight in the heart of Papeete, Hotel Tahiti Nui offers immediate access to all the touristic sites of the capital, such as the sea front, the... More

Hotel only $167

Le Meridien Tahiti

5 stars
4.3 / 5 18 reviews

B.P 380595 Map

Save 40% on your stay

Situated in the heart of the Punaauia region, Le Méridien Tahiti overlooks white sand beaches, calming blue waves, and commanding mountains. Papeete, the capital of Tahiti, is a cultural hub of the... More

Hotel only $207

Radisson Plaza Resort Tahiti

4 stars
3.1 / 5 8 reviews

Lafayette Beach, Pk 7,Bp 14170 Map

Rate includes Breakfast for 2

Set amidst a tropical garden on the beautiful black sands of Lafayette Beach, Radisson Plaza Resort Tahiti is an idyllic retreat in Papeete. The 91 room resort features deluxe accommodation, all... More

December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Los Angeles to Papeete

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Papeete (PPT) Qantas $1,214
Earn $12.14
Return Mon, Dec 15 Papeete (PPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Qantas

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Los Angeles to Papeete

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Papeete (PPT) Qantas $1,214
Earn $12.14
Return Mon, Dec 15 Papeete (PPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Qantas

Best one-week trip in December from Los Angeles to Papeete

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Papeete (PPT) Air Tahiti Nui $1,497
Earn $14.97
Return Thu, Dec 18 Papeete (PPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Air Tahiti Nui
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January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Los Angeles to Papeete

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 31 Los Angeles (LAX) Papeete (PPT) Qantas $1,214
Earn $12.14
Return Thu, Feb 5 Papeete (PPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Qantas

Best one-week trip in January from Los Angeles to Papeete

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 28 Los Angeles (LAX) Papeete (PPT) Air Tahiti Nui $1,497
Earn $14.97
Return Wed, Feb 4 Papeete (PPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Air Tahiti Nui
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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Los Angeles to Papeete

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 13 Los Angeles (LAX) Papeete (PPT) Hawaiian Airlines $1,171
Earn $11.71
Return Sat, Feb 21 Papeete (PPT) Los Angeles (LAX) Hawaiian Airlines
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Flying from Los Angeles to Papeete

Vacationers fly from Los Angeles to Papeete to enjoy great beaches and the unique mix of island and French culture for which Papeete is famous. With Orbitz.com, you can find low-cost flights to Papeete, as well as sales on hotel and rental car packages.

Flying from Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the largest city in California and is the business and cultural hub of the state. International flights from Los Angeles depart from Los Angeles International Airport, known to locals and frequent fliers by its official code, LAX. Twenty-five airlines fly from this busy airport to destinations all over the world. It is located 15 miles south of downtown Los Angeles.

The "C" shuttle from the Los Angeles Metro Bus Station and the Green Line of the Los Angeles Metro subway system both stop at the airport. From the airport bus and subway stops, airport shuttles run to each of the departure and arrival terminals. The price is the same as a regular ride on Los Angeles public transport, and there is no charge for the airport terminal shuttles. There are also private airport buses available from towns in the Los Angeles area, and 10 local and area taxi companies provide cab service to the airport. There is a $4.50 airport surcharge over the regular metered cab fare.

Los Angeles International Airport has many dining options, from fast-food chains, including McDonald's, to local deli chains and full-service restaurants. It also features low-cost, duty-free shopping in each departure terminal.

About Papeete

Papeete is the capital of French Polynesia, and it is located on Tahiti, the largest of the French Polynesian islands. Because of all of the opportunities for fun and relaxation in and around Papeete, Tahiti is the most popular tourist destination of the 118 French Polynesian islands and atolls.

The Papeete Experience

Papeete is known for its vibrant nightlife and café culture, which combines a French influence with the native Polynesian culture for evenings and nights of fun while dancing, meeting new friends and enjoying various types of live and recorded music. While the nightlife stretches only a quarter-mile along the beachfront, each of its clubs has a different vibe, and it is worth experiencing as many of them as you can. Cafés are also very eclectic, ranging from relaxing spots where you really can quietly enjoy a cup of coffee to raucous, fun bars where alcohol is the main attraction. Some cafés offer live entertainment, and others give you a chance to sample the local cuisine, along with French and other international delicacies.

Papeete is also a great place for shopping, as it is the home of the black pearl, and local crafts include jewelry based on these exotic pearls. There are also markets and boutiques featuring local fabrics and fashions. Le Marche is the most well-known open-air market, and it is worth a visit, even if you do not plan to buy anything specific.

Travel to Tahiti

A trip from Los Angeles to Papeete makes a great vacation, and Papeete combines relaxation with vibrant nightlife and a unique culture. Book low-cost flights from Los Angeles to Papeete with Orbitz.com, and look for sales on rental cars, hotel and resort packages.

Interesting facts about flights from Los Angeles to Papeete

    • 3 direct flights are operating from Los Angeles to Papeete today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 8h 25m.
    • American Airlines flight 7177 (4:40 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A340) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Papeete.
    • American Airlines flight 7177 (4:40 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A340) is today's latest available flight from Los Angeles to Papeete.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Los Angeles to Papeete (American Airlines flight 7177, Airbus Industrie A340) takes 8h 25m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Los Angeles to Papeete (American Airlines flight 7177, Airbus Industrie A340) takes 8h 25m.
    • Flights from Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) to Papeete Int'l Airport (PPT) are available for this route.