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Entry Requirements

Updated: May 17th, 2022
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New simplified entry requirements to French Polynesia. Kindly review the corresponding section below.


  • French Polynesia - Travel is now open to both vaccinated AND unvaccinated passengers. Masks are no longer required on board (however, LAX airport still has a mask requirement). Please review the French Polynesia Entry Requirements section below for further details.


  • CDC return entrance to the US - Effective December 6th all passengers entering the US must have a negative RT-PCR or Antigen test taken within 1 day of departure


  • France – Effective from February 11th, 2022, travel is open to both vaccinated AND unvaccinated passengers.
    - Effective from February 2nd, when a traveler has completed a full vaccination (1 dose Janssen or 2 doses Pfizer / Moderna / Astrazeneca / Novavax ), a booster shot is required before travelling to France if the last dose is 9 months or older. If the last dosage was prior to 9 months, and travel to France is within 9 months, a booster shot is not required.


Please review the corresponding sections below for further details and additional entry requirements.

Please continue to monitor this website in the event of any changes in the existing entry requirements.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Air Tahiti Nui call center, which may be reached PDT, Monday – Friday, 6:00AM-5:30PM PDT & Saturday - Sunday 9:00AM-2:00PM PDT, at +1 (877)-824-4846 or by email at