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Distance between Fakarava (FAV) and Papeete (PPT)

Flight distance from Fakarava to Papeete (Fakarava Airport – Faa'a International Airport) is 281 miles / 453 kilometers / 244 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Fakarava (FAV) to Papeete (PPT) is 48 miles / 77 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fakarava to Papeete.

Shortest flight path between Fakarava Airport (FAV) and Faa'a International Airport (PPT).

How far is Papeete from Fakarava?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fakarava and Papeete. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 281.207 miles
  • 452.558 kilometers
  • 244.362 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 281.048 miles
  • 452.302 kilometers
  • 244.224 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Fakarava Airport
City: Fakarava
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: FAV
ICAO Code: NTGF
Coordinates: 16°3′14″S, 145°39′25″W

B Faa'a International Airport
City: Papeete
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: PPT
ICAO Code: NTAA
Coordinates: 17°33′13″S, 149°36′25″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fakarava and Papeete.

Time Difference

Fakarava

 -10

Papeete

 -10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fakarava (FAV) → Papeete (PPT).

Distance:
281
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
281

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