Mumbai to Male Flights Booking
Male, the capital of the Maldives, is located to the southwest of India. It is a popular tourist destination, with exotic beaches and pristine natural beauty. Monuments, museums, water sports avenues, resorts, and equable weather conditions all through the year make it a hit among honeymooners. India has good economic, cultural and political relations with the Maldives that are cemented by people-to-people interaction and good air-based connectivity is the mainstay of these relations. There are flights from both the northern and southern parts of India to Male. Mumbai to Male flights meet the travelling needs of people, living in and around Mumbai. Check out detailed flight schedule information at Yatra.com, and book a flight as per your choice.
Flight Options Flights are operated from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM) to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport located on Hulhule Island (MLE) via some other connecting city. From MLE, Male Island can be reached by ferries. Among the Indian carriers operating on this route are full-service carriers, Air India and Jet Airways, and low-budget carriers, such as Spicejet. Among the foreign airlines flying on the BOM-MLE route are SriLankan Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways and Singapore Airlines. With many carriers providing air services, there are a number of options for passengers to choose from. Yatra.com provides these Mumbai to Male flights options on its portal, which can be used by travellers for planning their itinerary.
Average Cost Depending on a number of factors, such as the airline, cabin class, layover location and duration, and flight time, the prices of Mumbai to Male air tickets vary significantly. Generally, travellers can expect the prices to start from about INR 10000 per passenger for economy-class travel with Indian budget or legacy carriers. Passengers are also advised to check offers and deals before booking the tickets, since these can further reduce the cost of air tickets. Yatra.com provides deals and offers on using its website-based and mobile application-based booking services. Its feature of the lowest airfare calendar also helps in saving money by telling you when the prices would be the lowest.
Flight Schedule Passengers can catch the first connecting flight at 12:01 am at night, operated by SriLankan and Malaysia Airlines, combined. This is a 2-stop flight with layovers in Kuala Lumpur and Colombo, taking about 15 hours to reach Male. Around 150 connecting flights continue throughout the day, with the last one at 11:35 pm. If passengers are looking to board flights, which take the least time, then the earliest such flight is operated by Jet Airways at 2:30 am. With a stopover in Colombo, it takes only about 6 hours. It is the only short late-night flight and suitable for business travellers, who want to go for a quick same-day meet. However, of all the flights, it is the one operated by SpiceJet at 9:20 am with a stop in Kochi that takes about 5 hours to reach Male.
Other Options Besides the Mumbai airport (BOM), travellers can also book flights to Male from Pune (PNQ), the closest airport to BOM. Similarly, there are airports close to MLE that people can pick in case they are not able to land at Male due to any reason.