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There are 2 ways to get from South America to Tahiti by car, 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.

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Drive, fly to Papeete  •  38h 8m

  1. Drive from South America to Santa Cruz
  2. Fly from Santa Cruz (VVI) to Papeete (PPT) VVI - PPT

$988 - $2,955

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Drive, fly to Moorea, car ferry  •  2 days 2h

  1. Drive from South America to Santa Cruz
  2. Fly from Santa Cruz (VVI) to Moorea (MOZ) VVI - MOZ
  3. Take the car ferry from Moorea to Papeete/Tahiti

$750 - $2,267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South America to Tahiti is to drive and fly and car ferry which costs $750 - $2,300 and takes 2 days 2h.

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The quickest way to get from South America to Tahiti is to drive and fly which costs $950 - $3,000 and takes 38h 8m.

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The distance between South America and Tahiti is 9157 km.

It takes approximately 38h 8m to get from South America to Tahiti, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santa Cruz Airport to Papeete Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 40m and has two stopovers.

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Tahiti is 7h behind South America. It is currently 11:14 AM in South America and 4:14 AM in Tahiti.

LATAM Chile offers flights from Santa Cruz Airport to Papeete Airport.

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There are 171+ hotels available in Tahiti. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South America to Tahiti.
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  • Distance: 5723.4 miles
  • Duration: 38h 8m

What companies run services between South America and Tahiti, Îles du Vent, French Polynesia?

There is no direct connection from South America to Arue. However, you can take the drive to Santa Cruz airport, fly to Papeete, then take the drive to Arue. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Santa Cruz airport, fly to Moorea, take the drive to Moorea, take the car ferry to Papeete/Tahiti, then take the drive to Arue.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Papeete via Santiago, Easter Island
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,900
Flights from Santa Cruz to Papeete via Lima, Santiago, Easter Island
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,300
Flights from Santa Cruz to Papeete via Sao Paulo, Santiago, Easter Island
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,400
Air Tahiti
Website
airtahitinui.com
Flights from Santa Cruz to Moorea via Santiago, Easter Island, Papeete
Ave. Duration
34h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from Santa Cruz to Moorea via Lima, Santiago, Easter Island, Papeete
Ave. Duration
36h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,500
Flights from Santa Cruz to Moorea via Santiago, Easter Island, Papeete, Huahine
Ave. Duration
37h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Ferry operators
Aremiti
Phone
+689 40 50 57 57
Email
contact@aremiti.net
Website
aremiti.net
Car ferry from Moorea to Papeete/Tahiti
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
aremiti.net

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