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Distance between Papeete (PPT) and Bora Bora (BOB)

Flight distance from Papeete to Bora Bora (Faa'a International Airport – Bora Bora Airport) is 161 miles / 259 kilometers / 140 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Map of flight path from Papeete to Bora Bora.

Shortest flight path between Faa'a International Airport (PPT) and Bora Bora Airport (BOB).

How far is Bora Bora from Papeete?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 161.070 miles
  • 259.217 kilometers
  • 139.966 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
  • 161.067 miles
  • 259.212 kilometers
  • 139.963 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 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

B Bora Bora Airport
City: Bora Bora
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: BOB
ICAO Code: NTTB
Coordinates: 16°26′39″S, 151°45′3″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Papeete and Bora Bora.

Time Difference

Papeete

 -10

Bora Bora

 -10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (107 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Papeete (PPT) → Bora Bora (BOB).

Distance:
161
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
161

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