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COVID-19 : entry conditions and flight schedule

Updated : 02 July, 2021

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Reopening of Borders to Tourism

Flights have resumed between Los Angeles and Papeete from May 2nd.

However, the entrance requirements and application procedure has changed from June 10th. For flights departing from June 24th onwards, all passengers must complete the new approval process via the ETIS platform and Health Application, confirming vaccination.

Non-vaccinated and those who are immunized by a previous Covid-19 infection, must complete a separate “Administrative Application".

All application forms must be completed between 30-6 days prior to travel.

Exact details for Entrance are found in the MUST-READ Entrance Requirements for French Polynesia shown below. It is critical that all passengers read the Conditions of Entrance to French Polynesia as well as the CDC Entrance Requirements to the US, as shown below. If these sections are not read Boarding of the Aircraft may not be possible.


If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Air Tahiti Nui call center, which may be reached PDT, Monday – Friday, 7:00AM-5:30PM PDT, Saturday - Sunday, 9:00AM-1:00PM PDT, at +1 (877)-824-4846 or by email at