Faa’a International Airport is located in Tahiti’s capital Papeete and is the only international airport serving French Polynesia. 


Quick Facts

Distance from the City Center:

3 miles

Public Transport:

Traveling from the airport to the City Center can be done so via the famous ‘Le Truck’ service.

Taxi fare:

Approximately $15 to the City Center.

Car Rental:

Avis, Daniel Rent-a-Car, Europcar, Hertz, Robert Rent-a-Car and Tahiti Rent-a-car car rental desks are located within the terminal building.



Check-in counters are located near the terminal entrance.

Currency Exchange

The airport has two banks offering currency exchange facilities located in the main terminal building.

Internet Access

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport.


A short-term left baggage storage facility is available within the terminal.


Faa’a International Airport is home to only one airport lounge. The independently operated lounge is located above the international departure gates and is available to passengers with eligible tickets.