There are 2 ways to get from Rarotonga to Tahiti by plane or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Moorea, car ferry  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Rarotongo (RAR) to Moorea (MOZ) RAR - MOZ
  2. Take the car ferry from Moorea to Papeete

$609 - $962

Cheapest option

Fly to Papeete  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Rarotongo (RAR) to Papeete (PPT) RAR - PPT

$310 - $1,900

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rarotonga to Tahiti is to fly which costs $310 - $1,900 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rarotonga to Tahiti is to fly which costs $310 - $1,900 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Rarotonga and Tahiti is 1155 km.

It takes approximately 19 h 18 min to get from Rarotonga to Tahiti, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Rarotonga, Cook Islands and Tahiti, Îles du Vent, French Polynesia?

Air Tahiti flies from Avarua to Arue twice a week.

Airlines
Air Tahiti
Website
airtahitinui.com
Flights from Rarotongo to Moorea via Papeete
Ave. Duration
17 h 2 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $950
Flights from Rarotongo to Moorea via Papeete, Bora Bora
Ave. Duration
20 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Flights from Rarotongo to Papeete
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Ferry operators
Armiti
Website
aremiti.net
Car ferry from Moorea to Papeete
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
aremiti.net

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