Villa International Airport Maamgili (VAM)
The largest island in the region of Alif Dhaal Atoll which borders the South Ari Marine Protected Area (MPA), Maamigili offers a sense of progress and development for its visitors unlike the traditional island life that can be seen in most islands.
Villa International Airport Maamigili (VAM) located in the Maamigili island; offers direct connectivity from Velana International Airport (MLE) making traveling easier than ever before. With just 20 minutes flying, it connects travelers to luxury resorts, local guesthouses and islands alike in the Alif Dhaal and Alif Alif region. Now you can opt to travel straight to VAM to cut down the travel time and reach your desired island destination in the Maldives in a short period of time.
Bookings can be made from our website and respected travel agents.
Dharavandhoo Airport (DRV)
Only 20 minutes by domestic flight from VIA, located in the island of Baa Dharavnadhoo, the airport lies in the heart of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa Atoll in the Maldives.
The ideal location to experience the best of the tropical paradise—Dharavandhoo is surrounded by clear waters known as ‘Dharavandhoo Thila’ and ‘Hanifaru Bay’; a sanctuary for a variety of marine life including manta rays and whale sharks which is strictly protected by the law.
Villa Air operates multiple daily flights to Dharavandhoo! Bookings can be made through our website and respected travel agents.
Velana International Airport
Located in the Hulhule Island in the central Kaafu Atoll, Velana International Airport (VIA) is the main gateway into the Maldives for travelers—connecting major airports around the world. Opened on 19th October 1960 as Hulhule’ Airport, it has been rebranded on multiple occasions before officially being inaugurated under the new name of ‘Velana International Airport’; a tribute to the family house name of President Ibrahim Nasir who led the first airport development project nationwide.
Velana International Airport (VIA) has three terminals including; the International Terminal, the Domestic Terminal and the Water aerodrome Seaplane Terminal.