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The Islands of Tahiti Are Now Open!

Updated: April 1st, 2022
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New very simplified entry requirements to French Polynesia. Kindly review the corresponding section below.


  • 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.


  • French Polynesia - For all travelers aged 12 and older: a negative RT PCR test carried out within 72 hours (3 days) of departure OR an Antigen test carried out within 48 hours (2 days) of departure.


  • France -  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