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There are 2 ways to get from Tonga to Bora Bora Airport (BOB) by plane

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Fly from Nuku'Alofa  •  3 days 14h

  1. Fly from Nuku'Alofa (TBU) to Bora Bora (BOB) TBU - BOB

1 alternative option

Fly from Vava'u  •  2 days 18h

  1. Fly from Vava'u (VAV) to Bora Bora (BOB) VAV - BOB

Nuku'Alofa (TBU) to Bora Bora (BOB) flights

The flight time between Nuku'Alofa (TBU) and Bora Bora (BOB) is around 3 days 20h and covers a distance of around 2516 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3 days 10h. Services are operated by Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti, Fiji Airways and others. Typically seven flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Planes
3 days 20h Average Duration
$373 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) in French Polynesia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
We have received no reports of travel restrictions in French Polynesia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for French Polynesia.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

International flights leaving Tonga are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Tonga

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for French Polynesia relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in French Polynesia, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for French Polynesia

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within French Polynesia. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within French Polynesia, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for French Polynesia

Last updated: January 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tonga to Bora Bora Airport (BOB) is to fly which costs $370 - $750 and takes 3 days 14h.

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The fastest way to get from Tonga to Bora Bora Airport (BOB) is to fly. Taking this option will cost $410 - $850 and takes 2 days 18h.

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The distance between Tonga and Bora Bora Airport (BOB) is 2505 km.

It takes approximately 3 days 14h to get from Tonga to Bora Bora Airport (BOB), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nuku'Alofa Airport to Bora Bora Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 days 20h and has two stopovers.

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Bora Bora Airport (BOB) is 23h behind Tonga. It is currently 4:02 AM in Tonga and 5:02 AM in Bora Bora Airport (BOB).

Air Tahiti Nui, Fiji Airways, Air New Zealand and Air Tahiti offer flights from Nuku'Alofa Airport to Bora Bora Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Bora Bora Airport (BOB). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tonga to Nuku'Alofa Airport is to drive which takes 9 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tonga to Bora Bora Airport (BOB).
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  • Distance: 2504.9 km
  • Duration: 3 days 14h

What companies run services between Tonga and Bora Bora Airport (BOB), French Polynesia?

Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti and two other airlines fly from Tatakamotonga to Bora Bora Airport (BOB) once daily.

Airlines
Air Tahiti
Website
airtahitinui.com
Flights from Nuku'Alofa to Bora Bora via Auckland, Papeete
Ave. Duration
3 days 19h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Nuku'Alofa to Bora Bora via Auckland, Papeete, Huahine
Ave. Duration
3 days 19h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Nuku'Alofa to Bora Bora via Nadi, Auckland, Papeete
Ave. Duration
3 days 14h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$460 - $650
Flights from Nuku'Alofa to Bora Bora via Auckland, Papeete, Raiatea
Ave. Duration
4 days 2h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Vava'u to Bora Bora via Nadi, Auckland, Papeete
Ave. Duration
2 days 20h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$410 - $850

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