# Distance between Raiatea (RFP) and Papeete (PPT)

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

136
Miles
218
Kilometers
118
Nautical miles

## How far is Papeete from Raiatea?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Raiatea to Papeete?

Estimated flight time from Raiatea Airport to Faa'a International Airport is 45 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Raiatea and Papeete?

There is no time difference between Raiatea and Papeete.

## Flight carbon footprint between Raiatea Airport (RFP) and Faa'a International Airport (PPT)

On average flying from Raiatea to Papeete generates about 45 kg of CO2 per passenger, 45 kilograms is equal to 99 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Raiatea to Papeete

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

## Airport information

Origin Raiatea Airport
City: Raiatea
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: RFP
ICAO Code: NTTR
Coordinates: 16°43′22″S, 151°27′57″W
Destination Faa'a International Airport
City: Papeete
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: PPT
ICAO Code: NTAA
Coordinates: 17°33′13″S, 149°36′25″W