Terminal Drop-Off Charge

From 1 November 2021, a £5 charge will apply for vehicles dropping off passengers at the designated drop-off zones, located directly outside the terminals. Discounts and exemptions will apply. Free drop-off will be available at the Long Stay car parks.

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Changes to entering the UK using EU ID cards

From 1 October 2021, most EU, EEA and Swiss nationals will need to use a valid passport to travel to the UK. ID cards will no longer be accepted as a valid travel document to enter the UK, though some exemptions will apply. 

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  • Faaa International Airport Guide

    Full Name: Tahiti Faa'a International Airport
    Location: The airport is located about seven miles (11km) from Papeete, on the island of Tahiti.
    Time: Local time is GMT -10

    Tel: +689 866 096.

    Transfer to the City:

    Taxis are available. It is worth making sure that the fare is agreed on up front before setting off in a taxi. Hotel shuttles are also commonly used and should be organised in advance.

    Car rental:

    Several car rental agencies operate at the airport, including Hertz, Avis and Europcar.


    There is a bureau de change, a bank, some fast-food outlets, a duty-free shop, tour operator desks, gift shops, and boutique stores. Baggage storage facilities are available.


    Parking in P1 is charged at XPF 200 for 30min, XPF 220 for an hour, XPF 440 for two hours, and XPF 120 per hour thereafter, up to a daily rate of XPF 1,800. Long-term parking is XPF 1,500 for two days and about XPF 4,500 for a week.