Rangiroa airport

Find out all you need to know about Rangiroa airport: location, transfers, opening hours, aircraft parking and refueling.


Rangiroa airport is located on the main motu of Avatoru, close to the village and most of the hotels and family-run guest houses.

Air Tahiti FBO organises your transfer to your final destination.

Opening hours and control tower

The airport's opening hours are not fixed and vary according to seasonality.

Example of opening hours by day of the week (subject to modification without notice):
Monday: 8 am to 5 pm
Tuesday: 8 am to 5 pm
Wednesday: 8 am to 5 pm
Thursday: 8 am to 5 pm
Friday: 9 am to 6.30 pm
Saturday: 7.30 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 9.30 am to 7.30 pm

Special permission can be obtained from the Civil Aviation Department to land outside these times. For confirmation of current opening times or any other enquiries, please contact us directly.

Control tower staffs speak French and English.

Aircraft parking

The aircraft parking area accommodates two machines.
Bookings are therefore strongly recommended.


Refueling is possible on Rangiroa, but you will need to put in a prior request, as there is only a limited quantity of fuel available on the island.