Air Tahiti Nui Sydney

Sydney International Airport - SYD

Air Tahiti Nui Sydney airport SYD logo

Charles Kingsford Smith Airport is named after the Australian aviation pioneer. It is located in Mascot, a suburb of Sydney, Australia's most densely populated city. Air Tahiti Nui does not fly directly to Australia, but offers flights from Tahiti via Auckland, in codeshare with our partner airline, Qantas Airways.

We offer up to five services per week from Sydney to Papeete, Tahiti via Auckland. The Air Tahiti Nui flights from Auckland to Papeete operate on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. 


Air Tahiti Nui Sydney airport SYD

Check-In Counter

Air Tahiti Nui/Qantas - Qantas counters
Terminal 1 - Check-in Counter A

Recommended check-in time is 3 hours before flight departure.

Check-In Counter Hours of Operation

  • Check-in counters close 1 hour before departure.
  • Boarding gates close 15 minutes before departure.

Minimum connecting time

  • Domestic to Domestic: 30 min
  • Domestic to International: 1h
  • International to Domestic: 1h15
  • International to International: 1h

Baggage Service

From Australia: Tel: 1 300 653 077 (Economy Class)
Tel: 1 300 653 066 (Business and First Class)
Opening hours: 07:00-21:00

Qantas Airways and Sydney Airport Official websites :

Full-Service Lounges

Air Tahiti Nui offers full lounge access to Poerava Business Class passengers and Club Tiare GOLD members.

If you are traveling in Moana Premium and Moana Economy class, you can enjoy the comfort of our lounges by purchasing our Lounge Pass service, subject to availability.

For American Airlines passengers, please contact American Airlines for more information regarding lounge access.

Business Class customers are welcome to use the Qantas Business Class Lounge, which is located on the airside. An invitation is provided upon arrival.

Learn more