Tahiti Entry Requirements

Tahiti is welcoming vaccinated and unvaccinated US travelers.

Vaccinated travelers need the following to enter Tahiti:

  • A US passport with at least six months validity from the date you plan to return to the USA.
  • Proof of "complete vaccination schedule" (CDC vaccination card).
    • A person is considered fully vaccinated 7 days after receiving the second dose of Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, AstraZeneca, or Novavax.
    • A person is considered fully vaccinated 28 days after receiving the dose of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine.
    • When a traveler has completed a full vaccination (1 dose Janssen or 2 doses Pfizer / Moderna / Astrazeneca / Novavax), a booster shot is required before travelling to French Polynesia if the last dose is 9 months or older. If the last dosage was prior to 9 months, and travel to French Polynesia is within 9 months , a booster shot is not required.
  • Pre-book a departure test one day before departure back to the US OR Take a Rapid Antigen (supervised) test with you to Tahiti to self-test with verification as you will need an official negative Covid test result to re-enter the US

 

Unvaccinated travelers need the following to enter Tahiti:

  • A US passport with at least six months validity from the date you plan to return to the USA.
  • EITHER a negative RT-PCR test carried out within 72 hours (3 days) of departure, or a negative Antigen test carried out within 48 hours (2 days) of departure. The test results must clearly state:
    - A negative result
    - Test type being RT-PCR or Antigen
    - Date test taken
    - Name of individual/passenger
    The medical document must be issued by a Doctor, Hospital or Medical Clinic and must be presented to airline staff upon check-in prior to boarding the flight to French Polynesia. Antibody, Self-Testing, and Home Testing, are not accepted by the Health Authorities of French Polynesia and aircraft boarding will be denied.
  • OR a certificate of recovery dated no earlier than 11 days after contamination by Covid-19 and the associated positive viral test result. The certificate of recovery is valid for six (6) months from the date of viral test.
  • Pre-book a departure test one day before departure back to the US OR Take a Rapid Antigen (supervised) test with you to Tahiti to self-test with verification as you will need an official negative Covid test result to re-enter the US

 

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