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Distance between Papeete (PPT) and Raiatea (RFP)

Flight distance from Papeete to Raiatea (Faa'a International Airport – Raiatea Airport) is 136 miles / 218 kilometers / 118 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Papeete to Raiatea.

Shortest flight path between Faa'a International Airport (PPT) and Raiatea Airport (RFP).

How far is Raiatea from Papeete?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 135.542 miles
  • 218.134 kilometers
  • 117.783 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
  • 135.500 miles
  • 218.066 kilometers
  • 117.746 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 Raiatea Airport
City: Raiatea
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: RFP
ICAO Code: NTTR
Coordinates: 16°43′22″S, 151°27′57″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Papeete and Raiatea.

Time Difference

Papeete

 -10

Raiatea

 -10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 45 kg (99 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Papeete (PPT) → Raiatea (RFP).

Distance:
136
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
136

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