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There are 2 ways to get from Bentota to Maldives by taxi or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi, fly to Male  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bentota to Diyawanna Oya
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Male (MLE) DWO - MLE

$194 - $531

1 alternative option

Taxi, fly to Gan Island  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bentota to Diyawanna Oya
  2. Fly from Diyawanna Oya (DWO) to Gan Island (GAN) DWO - GAN

$233 - $689

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The cheapest way to get from Bentota to Maldives is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 33000 - Rs. 95000 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bentota to Maldives is to taxi and fly which costs Rs. 33000 - Rs. 95000 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Bentota and Maldives is 762 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Bentota to Maldives, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Male Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Maldives is 30 min behind Bentota. It is currently 10:35 AM in Bentota and 10:05 AM in Maldives.

China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Diyawanna Oya Airport to Male Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Maldives. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bentota to Maldives.
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  • Distance: 476.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Bentota, Southern, Sri Lanka and Maldives?

There is no direct connection from Bentota to Malé. However, you can take the taxi to Diyawanna Oya airport, fly to Male, take the walk to Ibrahim Nasir Airport, then take the ferry to Malé. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Diyawanna Oya airport, fly to Gan Island, then take the drive to Hithadhoo.

Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Male via Colombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Gan Island via Colombo
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Male via Colombo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Male via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Male via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Diyawanna Oya to Male via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Other operators
Taxi from Bentota to Diyawanna Oya
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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