How to Get to W Maldives from Male International Airport

Settled beautifully on the Fesdu Island, each villa at W Maldives offers and guarantees a fantastic and enjoyable holiday experience for its guests. From delicious cuisines, water excursions, water sports, beachside fun, rejuvenation, and relaxation at the spa to spending a more than perfect and private holiday with your loved ones, W Maldives offers you all.

How far is W hotel Maldives from the airport? W Maldives is located at a distance of approximately 82 km from the main airport i.e., Male International Airport, and can be accessed easily. wish to know more about the transfers from Male International Airport in detail? Well, in this article we have included all the transfer-related information including the charges, baggage allowance details, and the timings of the mode of transfer. So, let’s read here – How to Get to W Maldives?

W Maldives
W Maldives, Image Credit: W Maldives

How to Get to W Maldives from Male International Airport?

To reach the resort, a scenic Seaplane ride is offered to the guests from Male International Airport, continue reading to know more.

By Seaplane

You can enjoy a lovely Seaplane ride for transfers between Male International Airport and W Maldives. The transfers are arranged by the resort at an additional transfer charge and are mandatory. A seaplane flight takes about 25 minutes of time to cover the distance between the Male International Airport and the W Maldives which is approximately 82 km. Let’s take a look at the transfer charges for Seaplane in detail:

Mandatory Return Rates for Seaplane Transfers:

  • Adult (above 12 years): USD 505 net per person
  • Children (between age group 3 -11.99): USD 267 net per child
  • Children (between age group 0-2.99): complimentary transfers

Additional Transfer Related Information

Please note that Seaplane flights are available only during daylight hours, the standard timings for their operation are from 06:00 to 15:30 hours. Keep the resort updated about your flight schedules (arrival and departures) at the earliest or in advance of 5 days to enjoy smooth transfers.

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The free baggage allowance for Seaplane transfers is 25 kg per person (20 kg for check-in luggage + 5 kg for hand luggage). Excess weight over this is charged at a rate of USD 4 per kg.

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By Speed Boat

Guests with travel schedules not complying with the standard transfer timings of Seaplane can also get transfers by Speedboat on request if looking for same-day transfers. The Speedboat takes about 1.5 hours of time for transfers. Please stay in touch with the resort in advance for travel arrangements and transfer charges of this mode of transfer.

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