Flight to Maldives

The main international airport in the Maldives – IBRAHIM NAASIR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, on the island of Hulhule' is the main gateway between Maldives and the rest of the world ,just 2km across the water from the capital city Male'.

The carriers serving Male' can roughly be divided into scheduled and charter airlines. Some airlines only fly in certain seasons and the list of charter airlines changes frequently.

Here are some brief information about the main Scheduled and Chartered flights to Maldives with their official website link, for you to book flights on online.

Emirates flies to Maldives with 14 flights every week from Dubai. Flying to more than 100 destinations worldwide you will be able to book easily and chose your preferred date of travel.
Official website: http://www.emirates.com

Qatar Airways
With direct flights from Doha to Male' and Male' to Doha, Qatar Airways flies daily to Male'. With 100 aircrafts serving, Qatar Airways is one of the most preferred carriers throughout the world.
Official website: http://www.qatarairways.com

Srilankan Airlines
The national carrier from Srlanka, Srilankan Airlines have direct daily flights from Colombo to Male'. With destinations from Asia, Eruope, Australia and North America Srilankan Airlines flies to number of cities throughout the globe. Official website: http://www.srilankan.com

Singapore Airlines
One of the most preferred carriers throughout the world, Singapore Airlines is the national carrier of Singapore. An award winning carrier, Singapore Airlines flies directly from Singapore to Male' through the week.
Official website: http://www.singaporeair.com

The Italian Eurofly SPA which is managed and operated by Meridiana flies to Male' through the week. Maldives is considered one of the very few long haul destinations that Meridiana operates flights.
Official website: http://www.meridiana.it

The Flag Carrier of Russia and the largest Airline, Aeroflot flies to Maldives through the week. Direct flights arrive to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport from Moscow.
Official website: http://www.aeroflot.ru

British Airways
British Airways flies to Maldives through the week. The Flag Carrier of United Kingdom, British always have direct flights to Male' from London.
Official website: http://www.britishairways.com



Bangkok Airways
One of the most preferred airlines from Thailand, Bangkok airways is a regional airways based in Chatuchak District, Bangkok. It has flights flying directly from Bangkok to Male'.
Official website: http://www.bangkokair.com/eng

Malaysia Airlines
The Flag Carrier of Malaysia, Malaysia Airlines flies to Maldives on various days of the week. From the capital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Airlines have flights directly to Male'
Official website: http://www.malaysiaairlines.com

Air Berlin
Air Berlin is the second largest airline of Germany and Europe's sixth largest airline based on number of passengers. Air Berlin flies to Male' throughout the week.
Official website: http://www.airberlin.com

The Germany based Condor operates leisure flights throughout the world as a part of Thomas Cook Group. Condor has flights to Maldives from Frankfurt and flights through the week to Maldives.
Official website: http://www.condor.com

Air India
Air India, the national flag carrier of India flies to Maldives throughout the week. Direct flights from Bangalore and Trivandram arrives and takes off from Male' International Airport daily.
Official website: http://www.airindia.in

Air Secyhelles
The national airline of Seychelles, Air Seychelles has its head office at Seychelles International Airport on the island of Mahe'. The Airline flies to Male' airport on various days.
Official website: http://www.airseychelles.com

Lauda Airways
Scheduled leisure flights to various holiday destinations in Europe, North Africa, Carribean and Asia are operated by Lauda Airways. The airline based in Viena flies to Maldives on various days.
Official website: http://www.laudaair.com

Here are some useful and famous Travel online portals, for your easy reference to make cheap and online flight bookings.

Flights to Maldives from Australia
Australians usually reach the Maldives via Singapore or Kuala Lumpur on Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas or a combination. The few Australian visitors to the Maldives makes this an expensive flight. There are no chartered flights currently operating between Australia and Male'.

Flight Centre (131-600): http://www.flightcentre.com.au
STA Travel (1300-733035): http://www.statravel.com.au

Flights to Maldives from France
Charter flights operate between Charles de Gaulle and Male' on Star Airlines and from Paris Orly on Corsair International during high season. The rest of the year Emirates, Qatar and Sri Lankan offer the best connections and prices.

Nouvelles Frontières (0 825 000 825); www.nouvelles-frontieres.fr
Voyageurs du Monde (01 42 86 16 40): http://www.voyageursdumonde.fr

Flights to Maldives from Germany
Germany has a huge number of charter airlines bringing huge numbers of visitors to resorts year-round. Direct flights from Dusseldorf, Frankfurt and Munich as well as from other cities are available on a number of chartered airlines.

Flights to Maldives from Italy
There is an excellent charter choice available from Italy to Male' – most are nonstop flights, although some pick up in two or more Italian cities en route. For scheduled flights, Emirates followed by Sri Lankan and Qatar have the best connections from Rome and Milan.
CTS Viaggi (840-501150): http://www.cts.it is a recommended travel agency.

Flights to Maldives from other places in Europe
There's a weekly flight on Austrian Airlines from Vienna, a twice-weekly flight from Moscow on Transaero, flights from Amsterdam on Martinair and from Switzerland on Edelweiss.

Flights to Maldives from Japan
Japanese travellers usually fly via Sri Lanka or Singapore, though some travel on Thai Airways via Bangkok and Colombo, for a lower price. Chartered flights are not in operation.

Flights to Maldives from USA & Canada
The sheer distance involved in travelling between North America and the Maldives makes the US and Canadian tourism market minuscule. People travelling from North America will usually fly via London and then continue by Qatar Airways, Emirates or Sri Lankan. From the West coast travel via Singapore makes most sense.

Chartered Airlines to Maldives
Most charter airlines don't have offices in Male' and should be contacted via the home country.
Find below the charted airlines to Maldives and their official website link, for your reference.

Britannia Airways (BY): http://flights.thomson.co.uk
Blue Panorama Airlines (BV): http://www.blue-panorama.com
Corsair (SS; 3310111): http://www.corsair.fr
Edelweiss (EDW): http://www.edelweissair.ch/en/
Eurofly (GJ): www.eurofly.it
First Choice (FCA): http://www.firstchoice.co.uk
LTU (LT; +960 3334004): http://www.ltu.com
Martinair (MP; +960 3323069): http://www.martinair.com
Monarch (MON): http://www.monarch.co.uk
Neos Spa (NO): http://www.neosair.it