How long is the ferry ride from Tahiti to Moorea?

The ferry from Tahiti to Moorea is very enjoyable and affordable. The ferry terminal is located in the town center of Papeete town which is about 10 minutes car ride from the airport. Each way sailing takes approximately only 30 minutes and costs around $11-$14 depending on which ferry company you choose.

How long is the ferry ride from Tahiti to Moorea?

about 40 minutes
Ferries between Tahiti and Moorea island To go to Moorea, the ferry is the easiest, departing from Tahiti’s docks, located 12 min by cab from the airport. No advanced booking is necessary, you just buy tickets at their desk. The crossing lasts about 40 minutes. Fast ferries Aremiti for Moorea.

How much does it cost to get from Tahiti to Moorea?

The ferry from Tahiti to Moorea is very enjoyable and affordable. The ferry terminal is located in the town center of Papeete town which is about 10 minutes car ride from the airport. Each way sailing takes approximately only 30 minutes and costs around $11-$14 depending on which ferry company you choose.

Can you take a rental car from Tahiti to Moorea?

We rented with Hertz Tahiti and let them know,we take the car to Moorea, there was no extra charge at the rental. I took a shuttle from the airport to the ferry terminal.

Is there a ferry from Moorea to Bora Bora?

There are no ferries to take you to Bora Bora either direction from Moorea or Papeete. Flying is the only option.

How do I get from Tahiti to Moorea?

There is currently just the 1 ferry route running between Moorea and Tahiti operated by 1 ferry company – Aremiti. The Vaiare to Papeete ferry crossing operates daily with a scheduled sailing duration from about 30 minutes.

Is Moorea cheaper than Tahiti?

Moorea is smaller than Tahiti but is bigger than Bora Bora. The beaches and water are great. Does your travel agent specialize in French Polynesia or the South Pacific? Because his comments seem to be from someone who does not know much about the area, Moorea is not cheaper than Tahiti and does not have more to do.

Can you drink the tap water in Moorea?

You can drink tap water in Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora and in all the international resorts. It is usually fine in family hotels and in the other islands but we recommend that you ask your hosts for confirmation.

Do you tip in Moorea?

Tipping in French Polynesia isn’t a standard practice as it isn’t typically part of the culture. Hotels and restaurants may include a service charge in the final bill, especially in Tahiti and its islands, so tipping isn’t required or expected.

Is Tahiti nicer than Bora Bora?

Tahiti is a more urbanized island and even though its beaches aren’t as famous as the ones in Bora Bora, it offers great shopping areas, nightlife, cultural events, and amazing outdoor activities. Bora Bora is the image that comes to mind when you think of paradise. It’s a more intimate and high-end island.