Travel documents


Before travelling, it is crucial for you to check that you hold all the documents needed for your trip.

The embassy or consulate of the country you will be visiting will provide you with all the necessary information; follow their advice.

Identity and Visas


You will need a passport to travel on our routes. Check its expiry date, you will need a valid passport for the duration of your trip and some countries even require a minimum validity of 4 to 6 months.




The type of visa you will need differs according to situations. It depends on the country you will be visiting as well as your citizenship and the reason for your trip (tourism, studies, business or others). Delays for obtaining a visa can be long, check a long time prior to departure for the steps you should take.


You can find here some useful links to inform you about the entrance formalities of the following countries:

> New Caledonia

> Australia

> New Zealand

> French Polynesia

> Vanuatu

> Wallis and Futuna

> Fiji

> France

> The Netherlands

> Italy

> Finland

> Germany

> Japan

> Indonesia

> Thailand

> The USA

> Canada



Authorization to leave the country

From January 15, 2017, a minor child living in mainland France, New Caledonia, French Polynesia or Wallis and Futuna, who travels abroad alone or without a parent, must be with an exit permit (AST). It is a form established and signed by a parent (or legal guardian). The form must be accompanied by a photocopy of an identity document from the signing parent.

> Formalities authorization to leave the country


Customs and border protection regulations

Customs and border protection regulations are specific to each country. You will need to gather information before departure, especially regarding carrying currency, alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, foodstuffs and animal and plant materials.

You will find all customs information about New Caledonia on the following website


Vaccinations and Insurances

Specific vaccinations may be recommended depending on your destination, seek advice with your doctor.

If you follow a particular treatment, do not forget to bring enough medicine along with prescriptions. Keep them with carry-on luggage if need be.

In order to travel peacefully, Aircalin puts at your disposal insurance products tailored to your needs, feel free to ask. Contact Aircalin agency.