Airport Infomation

GETTING HERE
Maldives has two international airports and four domestic airports with access from all points as to the traffic and population of the area. As you arrive in Maldives, a 10 to 15 minutes ferry ride will take you to the capital island, Male’ or the resort you made reservations with will be picking you up from the airport.


VISA
No prior visa is required to enter Maldives and based on immigration requirements, entry permits will be granted on arrival. However, an entry permit does not permit visitors to take up employment, set up any business or conduct any professional activities (paid or unpaid) except with the consent of the government and in compliance with pertinent laws and regulations of Maldives.


Ibrahim Nasir International Airport
Airport Type: Public, International
Managed by: GMR Male’ International Airport Pvt. Ltd
Location: Hulhule’ Island, Maldives
Elevation AMSL: 6ft/ 2m

This airport named after the first president of the second republic of Maldives, also known as Male’ International Airport is just a few kilometres away from the capital Male’. The airport is currently being upgraded to the global standards by 2014 by an agreement signed between the Government of Maldives and GMR Group.

Gan International Airport
Airport Type: Public, International
Managed by: Gan Airport Company Ltd
Location: Gan, Addu Atoll
Elevation AMSL: 6ft/ 2m

Gan International Airport is the second international airport in Maldives. In the past the island was built into a military airbase by the Royal Navy and later was transformed into a domestic airport in 1976. With the upcoming of new international resorts nearby, the airport was upgraded to an international airport recently.


Hanimaadhoo Domestic Airport
Airport Type: Public, Domestic
Managed by: Maldives Airports Company
Location: Hanimaadhoo, Haa Dhaalu Atoll
Elevation AMSL: 3ft/ 1m

This airport is currently being proposed and planned to be developed into an international airport and will be one of the greenest airport in the country.


Kaadehdhoo Domestic Airport
Airport Type: Public, Domestic
Managed by: Maldives Airports Company
Location: Kaadehdhoo, Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll
Elevation AMSL: 2ft/ 0.6m

This airport, locally knwon as Kaadhdhoo Airport is just a few kilometres south of Thinadhoo.


Kadhdhoo Domestic Airport
Airport Type: Public, Domestic
Managed by: Maldives Airports Company
Location: Kadhdhoo, Laamu Atoll
Elevation AMSL: 4ft/ 1.2m

This airport is located just a few kilometers away from the capital city of the Atoll, Fonadhoo.


Maamigili Airport Domestic Airport
Airport Type: Private, Domestic
Managed by: Villa Group of Companies
Location: Maamigili, Alif Dhaal Atoll
The first private airport in Maldives, Maamigili Airport is thriving to become an international
airport.