The cheapest times to fly from DEN to PPT are

  • January 1st to May 20th (except the weeks of March 19th and May 7th)
  • September 3rd to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • November 26th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DEN to PPT is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2768 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $1053 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Tahiti

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Papeete (PPT) will usually cost between $1126 to $1861 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1137. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1911. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $774 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1342 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to PPT flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DEN to PPT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DEN to PPT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to PPT flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Denver. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Tahiti, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Denver. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $295 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1254. Return trip prices are from the PPT to DEN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DEN to PPT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DEN to PPT

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from DEN to PPT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (DEN > SFO > PPT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1237
  • Average savings: $105 (7.82%)

See DEN to SFO flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (DEN > LAX > PPT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1296
  • Average savings: $46 (3.43%)

See DEN to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DEN to PPT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tahiti Faa’a Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4908 miles or 7899 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DEN to PPT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to PPT flight is about 9 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Papeete?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 41 available flights from DEN to PPT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DEN
Origination airport name Denver International Airport
City Denver, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

Destination code PPT
Destination airport name Tahiti Faa’a Airport
City Papeete
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -17.6
Longitude -149.6


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