How to Get to W Maldives from Male International Airport [2024]

Transfer from W Maldives to Male International Airport

Getting to W Maldives from Male International Airport is an adventure with the most scenic views being a seaplane transfer. Here are your choices:

By Seaplane:

This is the most popular and quickest way to reach W Maldives, that offers stunning views of various atolls with your loved one. The seaplane transfer is arranged by the resort which is mandatory for all the tourists. They operate during daylight hours, typically between 6:00 AM and 3:30 PM.

The flight journey duration is approx. 25 minutes, and the cost is given below:

  • US$ 595/adult (above 12 years old) for return transfers.
  • US$ 298/child (between 3 and 11 years old) for return transfers.

Once you arrive at the Male International Airport, get in touch with the W Maldives representatives at the arrivals hall. He/She will assist you further for checking in for your seaplane transfer from Male Airport. He/She will direct you to the seaplane terminal for further journey.

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W Maldives, Photo Credit: W Maldives

By Speedboat (On Request):

The speedboat transfer is available on request from the guests. The facility is available for arriving or departing outside of seaplane operation hours (between 3:30 PM and 6:00 AM) with extra charges.

  • This option is subject to availability and weather conditions.
  • The journey takes approx. 1.5 hours. The cost for this option is higher than seaplane transfers.
  • To arrange a speedboat transfer, you must contact the W Maldives reservation team well in advance of your arrival.

Additional Information:

Irrespective of your selected transfer method, it’s advised to inform the W Maldives resort about your flight details well in advance. This will help them ensure a smooth and seamless arrival experience.

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How many days do you need in Maldives?

4 to 7 days
So, how many days do you need for a Maldives holiday? While some travellers opt for a week or more to fully immerse themselves in the beauty and culture, a shorter stay of around 4 to 7 days can also offer a memorable experience. It ultimately depends on your preferences and the experiences you wish to include.

John Mathew is a travel writer and travel enthusiastic, primarily interested in how to get to any place, hotels guide, resorts guide, destination guide, and worldwide travel tips.