Getting Around The Austral Islands
Air Tahiti provides non-stop and one-stop service from Papeete to Rurutu four days a week, Tubuai five days a week, and Raivavae three days a week. Non-stop flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes to Rurutu, 1 hour 40 minutes to Tubuai, and 1 hour 50 minutes to Raivavae. Air Tahiti provides connecting service from Rurutu to Tubuai two days a week and further service from each island to Raivavae one day a week. Inter-island vessels offer infrequent voyages, however they are seldom used by visitors.
-Rurutu: Tel. Agency & Stop over: (689) 40.93.02.50
Fax: (689) 40.93.02.51
-Tubuai: Tel. Agency: (689) 188.8.131.52
Tel. Stop over: (689) 40.95.08.39 / Fax: (689) 184.108.40.206
-Raivavae: Tel. & Fax Agency & Stop over: (689) 220.127.116.11
-Rimatara: Tel. Agency & Fax: (689) 18.104.22.168
Tel. Stop over: (689) 22.214.171.124
AIR ARCHIPELS / AIR TAHITI /
TUHAA PAE IV
Motu Uta, Fare Ute, Papeete
B.P. 1890 – 98713 Papeete – Tahiti
Tel.: (689) 40.41.36.06 / Fax: (689) 126.96.36.199
Restaurant and cafeteria.
Frequency: 1 voyage to Rapa every 2 months and 2 to 3 voyages monthly to the other Austral Islands (Rurutu, Tubuai, Raivavae, Rimatara).