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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Maldives by plane

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Fly New York JFK to Male  •  20h 56m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Male (MLE) JFK - MLE

$324 - $672

3 alternative options

Fly Newark to Male  •  21h 8m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Male (MLE) EWR - MLE

$420 - $876

Fly New York La Guardia to Male  •  29h 10m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Male (MLE) LGA - MLE

$497 - $1,912

Fly New York JFK to Gan Island  •  26h 52m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Gan Island (GAN) JFK - GAN

$1,912 - $5,520

New York JFK (JFK) to Male (MLE) flights

The flight time between New York JFK (JFK) and Male (MLE) is around 25h 21m and covers a distance of around 14022 km. The fastest flight normally takes 18h 10m. Services are operated by Emirates, Flydubai, Qatar Airways and others. Typically 134 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
25h 21m
Fastest flight journey time:
18h 10m
Flight distance:
14022 km
Flights per week:
134
Cheapest price:
$219
Carbon emissions:
2843 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:55
Last flight departs at:
23:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York JFK (JFK) to Male (MLE) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Maldives

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within Maldives. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Maldives.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Maldives due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Domestic travel is restricted within Maldives due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving United States. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in United States, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Last updated: July 27 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Maldives is to fly which costs $320 - $700 and takes 20h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Maldives is to fly which costs $320 - $700 and takes 20h 56m.

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The distance between New York and Maldives is 13967 km.

It takes approximately 20h 56m to get from New York to Maldives, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New York JFK Airport to Male Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 10m and has one stopover.

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Maldives is 9h ahead of New York. It is currently 3:12 PM in New York and 12:12 AM in Maldives.

Qatar Airways, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Etihad and two other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Male Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from New York to Maldives.
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  • Distance: 13966.5 km
  • Duration: 20h 56m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Maldives?

Emirates, Flydubai and 11 other airlines fly from New York to Malé hourly.

Airlines
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Male via Doha
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Male via Boston, Doha
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Male via Boston, Doha, Colombo
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Male via Montreal, Doha
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Doha, Colombo
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$2,200 - $6,000
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Warsaw Chopin, Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $5,500
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from New York JFK to Male via Dubai
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Male via Milan Malpensa, Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Male via Athens, Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Male via Boston, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,800
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Abu Dhabi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $6,000
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Doha, Colombo
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$2,200 - $6,000
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Warsaw Chopin, Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $5,500
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via London Heathrow, Colombo
Ave. Duration
25h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $7,500
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Delhi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $5,500
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from New York JFK to Male via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Abu Dhabi, Colombo
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $6,000
Flights from New York JFK to Gan Island via Warsaw Chopin, Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $5,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Male via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Male via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newark to Male via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $11,000
Flights from Newark to Male via London Heathrow, Doha
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $11,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Newark to Male via Vienna
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $2,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Male via Montreal, Vienna
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,599 - $1,600
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from New York JFK to Male via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Newark to Male via Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $4,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Newark to Male via Zurich
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Newark to Male via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,200
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Newark to Male via Athens, Manama
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Male via Boston, Rome
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$5,500 - $7,000

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