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The cheapest times to fly from PHX to RFP are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • March 26th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • 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 PHX to RFP is mid January. Prices can be as high as $4017 for Saturday flights during early November, or as low as $1423 for Wednesday flights around mid January.

 

When to Fly to Raiatea

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Raiatea (RFP) will usually cost between $1512 to $2470 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1514. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $3000. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1486 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1719 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to RFP flight.

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

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PHX to RFP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to RFP flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RFP, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $781 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1702. Return trip prices are from the RFP to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to RFP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from PHX to RFP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tahiti Faa’a Airport (PPT) in Papeete

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from RFP
  • Usually 24.56% less expensive than RFP
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to PPT flights

Destination alternative #2: Bora Bora Motu Mute Airport (BOB) in Bora Bora

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from RFP
  • Usually 6.14% less expensive than RFP
  • 2-layover flights available

See PHX to BOB flights

 

Flight Hacking PHX to RFP

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 PHX to RFP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (PHX > LAX > RFP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1614
  • Average savings: $105 (6.11%)

See PHX to LAX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to RFP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Aircalin, American, Delta, Qantas, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Raiatea Uturoa Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4332 miles or 6972 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to RFP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to RFP flight is about 8 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Raiatea?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from PHX to RFP.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code RFP
Destination airport name Raiatea Uturoa Airport
City Raiatea
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.7
Longitude -151.5

 

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