International Travel Restrictions and Policies

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Entry into French Polynesia From Afghanistan is Restricted

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Most travelers arriving are not allowed to enter French Polynesia. Only travelers with essential purposes are allowed to enter.

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Entry restrictions do not apply to:

  • Travelers with compelling reasons.

For more details about exemptions please check the source.

Start Date
6/11/2021
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Before You Leave

Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination

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Description

Travelers who are fully vaccinated must present a vaccination certificate showing that they completed the full vaccination before departure to Tahiti.

The vaccination schedule is considered complete 28 days after administration of a 1 dose for the Janssen vaccine and 7 days after administration of a second dose for other vaccines like Pfizer (Comirnaty), Moderna, AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria, or Covishield), or 7 days after receiving 1 dose for travelers who have had a history of Covid-19 (only 1 dose is necessary).

The measures applied to vaccinated adults extend under the same conditions to minors accompanying them, whether or not they are vaccinated.

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Mandatory

Mandatory travel registration form

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All travelers including citizens and residents arriving by air are required to register on the Polynesian Electronic Travel Information System (ETIS) no later than 6 days and at most 30 days before departure and confirmation must be presented at check-in. Minors traveling with their parents can be included in their ETIS form.

During the application process, travelers might be requested to complete an additional step to request approval from the High Commissioner.

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Travelers aged 11 years and older accompanying a vaccinated adult are exempt from declaring an overriding reason.

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Mandatory

Mandatory exemption form

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Travelers arriving from selected countries must apply for authorization with the High Commissioner to declare their compelling reason for travel.

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Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure or an antigen test taken a maximum of 48 hours before departure.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 12.
Testing Options
  • A Rt Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Departure
  • A Antigen Test Up To 48 hours Before Departure
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On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory 10-day quarantine and testing

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Description

Travelers arriving from selected countries are required to quarantine for 10 days in Tahiti. Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 RT-PCR test on days 4 and 8 after arrival, at their own expense.

Minimum Number of Days
10 days
Testing Options
  • A Rt Pcr Test Up To 4 days
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Tahiti Tourism
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Mandatory

Mandatory COVID-19 testing on arrival

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Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 RT-PCR test at the airport on arrival, at their own expense.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 6.
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Tahiti Tourism
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory on flights and in the airport

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Travelers aged 11 years and older must wear masks in the airports and in-flight.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in French Polynesia and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
54.53%
Increased by0.35%
at 10/12/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
154,058
Increased by979
at 10/12/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

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Last Checked
10/18/2021

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