The cheapest times to fly from PPT to HNL are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • May 7th to June 17th
  • August 6th to October 14th

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 PPT to HNL is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $3948 for Friday flights during mid November, or as low as $703 for Saturday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Honolulu

Flying from Papeete (PPT) to Honolulu, HI (HNL) will usually cost between $759 to $2671 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $1228. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid November, with an average price of $2133. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $905 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1586 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PPT to HNL flight.

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

PPT to HNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PPT to HNL flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Tahiti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Honolulu, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Tahiti. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1073 (54%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $865. Return trip prices are from the HNL to PPT 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 PPT to HNL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 55 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking PPT to HNL

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 PPT to HNL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (PPT > AKL > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1319
  • Average savings: $267 (16.84%)

See PPT to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1340
  • Average savings: $246 (15.52%)

See PPT to AKL flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (PPT > SFO > HNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1445
  • Average savings: $141 (8.86%)

See PPT to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Daniel K Inouye International Airport to Tahiti Faa’a Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2744 miles or 4416 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PPT to HNL flight is about 5 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Papeete and Honolulu, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from PPT to HNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code HNL
Destination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9


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