The cheapest times to fly from STL to MAU are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • March 26th to May 6th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 22nd

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 STL to MAU is late January. Prices can be as high as $3804 for Friday flights during early November, or as low as $1573 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Maupiti

Flying from St. Louis, MO (STL) to Maupiti (MAU) will usually cost between $1661 to $3084 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1676. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $3533. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1858 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2066 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STL to MAU flight.

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

STL to MAU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STL to MAU flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from St. Louis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAU, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into STL. Fridays 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 $472 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1991. Return trip prices are from the MAU to STL 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 STL to MAU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 55 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 STL to MAU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bora Bora Motu Mute Airport (BOB) in Bora Bora

  • 33 miles (53 km) away from MAU
  • Usually 8.74% less expensive than MAU
  • 2-layover flights available

See STL to BOB flights

Destination alternative #2: Huahine Fare Airport (HUH) in Huahine

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from MAU
  • Usually 6.34% less expensive than MAU
  • 2-layover flights available

See STL to HUH flights

Destination alternative #3: Raiatea Uturoa Airport (RFP) in Raiatea

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from MAU
  • Usually 4.70% less expensive than MAU
  • 2-layover flights available

See STL to RFP flights


Flight Hacking STL to MAU

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 STL to MAU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (STL > LAX > MAU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1851
  • Average savings: $215 (10.41%)

See STL to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (STL > SJC > MAU)

  • Price for both tickets: $2050
  • Average savings: $16 (0.75%)

See STL to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from STL to MAU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport to St Louis Lambert International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5519 miles or 8882 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from STL to MAU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STL to MAU flight is about 10 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between St. Louis, MO and Maupiti?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from STL to MAU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STL
Origination airport name St Louis Lambert International Airport
City St. Louis, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.7
Longitude -90.4

Return Airport

Destination code MAU
Destination airport name Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport
City Maupiti
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.4
Longitude -152.3


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