Cheap flights to the Maldives

WAS — MLE
2 Oct — 9 Oct1
Return
1 adult
Economy
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Flights to Maldives in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceHK$8,564Average for return flights in September 2022
Return fromHK$3,344From Hong Kong Intl to Male
One-way fromHK$2,002One-way flight from Hong Kong Intl (HKG) to Maldives

Cheap flights to Maldives in September, October 2022

The best prices found for MLE flights for September, October
26 Oct - 2 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

22h 30m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

20h 55m
HK$4,882

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

27 Oct - 3 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

25h 10m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

16h 55m
HK$4,906

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

23 Oct - 30 Oct
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

1 stop

22h 55m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

1 stop

20h 35m
HK$5,071

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

Maldives 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Maldives found for this year
16 Nov - 22 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

13h 45m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

1 stop

22h 30m
HK$4,529

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

16 Nov - 22 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

1 stop

11h 10m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

1 stop

22h 30m
HK$4,592

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

25 Nov - 6 Dec
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

22h 30m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

20h 55m
HK$4,616

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/9/22

Last minute flights to Maldives

Late deals on return flights to Maldives, departing today and this week
6 Oct - 12 Oct
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

38h 30m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

26h 35m
HK$5,338

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/9/22

3 Oct - 26 Oct
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

35h 40m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

26h 35m
HK$5,479

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

6 Oct - 14 Oct
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

2 stops

38h 30m
MLE

Male

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

41h 15m
HK$5,534

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24/9/22

One-way flights to Maldives

The cheapest one-way flights to Maldives
13 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

1 stop

30h 30m
HK$2,002

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/9/22

7 Dec
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

1 stop

23h 45m
HK$2,010

Thai AirAsia

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Deal found 25/9/22

13 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

MLE

Male

1 stop

11h 10m
HK$2,064

AirAsia

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Deal found 25/9/22

When is the best time to fly to Maldives?

Average Maldives flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

HKG - MLE

Price

HK$2,546 - HK$14,022

MLE

Temperature

27 - 28 °C

MLE

Rainfall

51 - 244 mm

When is the best time to book a flight to Maldives?

The price you pay for your flight to Maldives may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 60 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Maldives?

At the moment, Sunday is the most economical day to take a flight to Maldives. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Maldives?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Maldives. Flights at midday are usually the most expensive.

As you kick your feet through the warm white sand, a school of colourful fish skim past while dolphins greet you on your way out of the water. In the distance a hammock sways in the wind, patiently awaiting your return. The sun warms you while the cool breeze invigorates you. At that moment, time stands still. This is just another day in paradise – in the Maldives.

Located close to Sri Lanka and the south of India, this tiny group of atolls in the middle of the Indian Ocean has been attracting travellers, particularly honeymooners, to book flights to the Maldives in search of a perfect escape. Luxury resorts on each island offering the highest standards of accommodation, pampering to make you feel like a king, and some of the best diving in the world.

Beyond getting some serious relaxation while visiting, most activities are centred around the turquoise blue sea. Eco friendly tourists taking flights to the Maldives will find untouched coral reefs and ship wrecks to explore. And besides the spectacular diving, whale and dolphin watching, surfing and fishing are all great activities. But if you find yourself itching for some city life, Male, the capital has plenty to keep you busy.

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Maldives climate

Very sunny year round, however, the Maldives are very humid too. From November to March the northeast monsoon brings dry weather, while the southwest monsoon brings rain between June and August. Temperatures average 30 degrees throughout the year.

When is the best time to fly to Maldives?

Peak Season:

Between December and April. Christmas and New Year is the most popular – and expensive – time to book Maldives flights.

Off Season:

Between May and November, the weather is less guaranteed with cloudy skies, higher humidity and greater chance of rain. Ramadan falls in the ninth month of the Muslim calendar and marks 30 days of fasting. Independence Day is July 26 and is marked by marches by the armed forces, traditional dances performed by school children and processions.

Shoulder Season:

November and April. These months are popular with divers because the water is clearer and there is greater visibility. Republic Day is celebrated on November 11.

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Getting around Maldives

Trans Maldivian Airways and Maldivian Air Taxi (PTE) Ltd offer inter-island Maldives flights. Boat is unsurprisingly the most popular way to get around. There is a ferry service from the airport island to Male, the capital. The main form of local transport is a dhoni, a traditional vessel, and for longer trips vedis (larger boats) are used. 

What is good to know if travelling to Maldives?

  • The Maldives is very popular with divers and snorkellers due to the warm temperatures, high levels of visibility and sheer richness of sea life. Some of the top-rated dive sites are Girifushi Thila (for experienced divers), Nassimo Thila, Middle Point and Okobe Thila. There is also the Maldives Victory dive (for experienced divers). The Victory was a cargo vessel that sank in 1981. The dive descends 12 metres (39 feet) and the sunken ship is home to several species of marine life including tuna, groupers and turtles. Scuba diving, surfing, fishing, dolphin and whale watching are other popular pursuits.
  • Male, the capital, is just 1.24 miles long and less than a mile wide. It has no natural beach, but the artificial beach is a popular spot with the locals, especially on a Friday. The Old Friday Mosque (Hukuru Miskiy) was built in 1656 and houses the tombs of royalty and national heroes. Much newer, the Islamic Centre, with its beautiful gold dome, dates from 1984. It is the Maldives’ biggest mosque. Sultan Park, the public garden, is home to the Presidential Palace and National Museum. Republic Square is where the flag of the Maldives flies, the largest flag in the country. The square is where many locals go to relax and children to play.
  • Male has a couple of lively shopping streets. Majeedhee Magu is Male’s main road and has popular shops that stay open until 11pm. For souvenirs, go to Chaandanee Magu. For a taste of local life, the Local Market and Male’ Fish Market are must-visits.
  • Traveller tips: the Maldives is a Muslim country, alcohol is available only in resorts and you are not allowed to bring it into the country with you. Travellers should dress modestly (covering thighs and upper body), but the resort islands are more relaxed.

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