Cheap flights to Bora Bora

BOS — BOB
24 May — 31 May1
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Flights to Bora Bora in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$1,757Average for return flights in May 2022
Return from$1,888From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Vaitape Motu-Mute
One-way from$978One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Bora Bora

Cheap flights to Bora Bora in May, June 2022

The best prices found for BOB flights for May, June
1 Jun. - 8 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

3 stops

47h 30m
BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

39h 55m
$4,532

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18/5/22

31 May - 3 Jun.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

2 stops

43h 15m
BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

47h 05m
$14,454

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

20 May - 22 May
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

2 stops

50h 45m
BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

46h 25m
$14,493

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

Bora Bora 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Bora Bora found for this year
27 Dec. - 5 Jan.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

2 stops

34h 20m
BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

19h 20m
$1,887

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

27 Aug. - 1 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

2 stops

39h 40m
BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

20h 20m
$1,888

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 18/5/22

1 Nov. - 8 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

3 stops

28h 50m
BOB

Vaitape Motu-Mute

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

29h 10m
$1,908

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

When is the best time to fly to Bora Bora?

Average Bora Bora flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

SYD - BOB

Price

$1,838 - $7,847

BOB

Temperature

24 - 26 °C

BOB

Rainfall

70 - 260 mm

Peak season

Bora Bora is an extinct volcano and one of the beautiful islands that make up French Polynesia. For visitors arriving on cheap flights to Bora Bora it is perhaps the island that most resembles paradise with soft, sandy beaches and lush, green vegetation. The clear waters teem with marine life in the Lagoonarium making it a favoured island for snorkeling with stingrays, sea turtles and reef sharks. The dry season, from May to October, is the peak season and when tourists tend to book flights to Bora Bora. With temperatures a pleasant 24-28C rain is rare during this period. The island has a range of resort style accommodation – over-the-water bungalows, rooms with mountain and garden views to suit all budgets. Flight tickets and accommodation should be booked well ahead in peak season.

Off Season

The wet season, from November to April, is generally considered to be the low season and when you can pick up the cheapest flights to Bora Bora. February and March in particular are considered the least pleasant months with heavy rainfall and hot temperatures of 27 – 30C. However, if you can brave the heat, humidity and rain, you may be able to have a cheaper holiday as flight tickets and accommodation prices dip during the off season.

When is the best time to book a flight to Bora Bora?

For the best weather, book your flight to Bora Bora between May and October. The Heiva Festival, a month long celebration of traditional dance, music and song which takes place mid July is a popular reason to search for cheap flights to Bora Bora. The school holidays are busy times to take flights to Bora Bora and you may face stiff competition for lodgings, especially at the budget end of the market.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Bora Bora?

The cheapest day to fly to Bora Bora is usually Monday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Bora Bora?

Bora Bora flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight at midday will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Bora Bora?

Flights from Sydney to Bora Bora – 10 hrs 15 mins

Flights from Melbourne to Bora Bora – 11 hrs 10 mins

Flights from Perth to Bora Bora – 15 hrs 15 mins

Which airlines operate flights to Bora Bora?

Air Tahiti operates flights to Bora Bora which has a small airport with basic services, the flight time is approximately 45 minutes. You can usually get cheap flights to Bora Bora by booking your airfare as part of a holiday package from a travel agency or online travel service. Passengers must fly to Tahiti first in order to take Bora Bora flights – Jetstar, Emirates, Qantas and Air New Zealand are all carriers that service this route from Australia.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

Bora Bora Airport (BOB) is situated on the islet of Motu Mute. You can arrange for a boat to transfer you to your resort, there is also a free ferry that goes to Vaitape, the largest village. A bus service runs around the island’s one paved road, there is also a limited taxi service.

What is good to know if travelling to Bora Bora?

  • Matira Beach is the only public-access white-sand beach on Bora Bora. It stretches for more than 1km and is dotted with beach resorts. Gets very busy at the weekend. 
  • There are more than 40 ancient altars or Marae in Bora Bora’s interior. They are ancient religious sites where human sacrifice was carried out. Marae Fare-Opu is one of the most interesting, due to its turtle petroglyphs. 
  • The Guns of Bora Bora make for an interesting tour. The now-rusted guns date from the Second World War years when Bora Bora, due to its strategic position in the South Pacific, was a stronghold of the US Army.
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