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There are 4 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Maldives by plane or train

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Fly from Reagan Washington

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Male (MLE)

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Fly from Washington Dulles

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Male (MLE)

2 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Male (MLE)

Train to Philadelphia, fly

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Male (MLE)

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Male (MLE) flights

The flight time between Reagan Washington (DCA) and Male (MLE) is around 29h 8m and covers a distance of around 14355 km. This includes an average layover time of around 10h 33m. The fastest flight normally takes 26h 10m. Services are operated by JetBlue Airways, Qatar Airways, American Airlines and others. Typically 196 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
18h 35m
Layover time:
10h 33m
Total time:
29h 8m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
26h 10m
Flight distance:
14355 km
Flights per week:
196
Cheapest price:
$254
Carbon emissions:
2911 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
15:30
Last flight departs at:
20:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Male (MLE) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Maldives

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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.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Maldives

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Maldives

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.

Last updated: October 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Maldives is to fly which costs $400 - $950 and takes 22h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Maldives is to fly which costs $400 - $950 and takes 22h 2m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Maldives is 14294 km.

It takes approximately 26h 22m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Maldives, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Male Airport. The quickest flight takes 27h 30m and has two stopovers.

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Maldives is 9h ahead of Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 8:07 PM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 5:07 AM in Maldives.

Etihad, SriLankan Airlines, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Male Airport.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Maldives.
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  • Distance: 14294 km
  • Duration: 26h 22m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Maldives?

JetBlue Airways, Qatar Airways and 13 other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Malé hourly.

Airlines
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Male via Boston, Doha
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Male via Boston, Doha, Colombo
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Male via Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Male via Dublin, Doha
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Male via Doha, Colombo
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Male via Boston, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28h 2m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Baltimore to Male via Frankfurt, Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Baltimore to Male via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $3,000
Flights from Baltimore to Male via London Heathrow, Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $3,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Male via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,900
Flights from Philadelphia to Male via Edinburgh, Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Male via Boston, Doha
Ave. Duration
28h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Male via Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Male via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,200
Flights from Baltimore to Male via Frankfurt, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Baltimore to Male via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Male via Boston, Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Male via Vienna
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,600
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Baltimore to Male via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,800
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Male via London Heathrow, Manama
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,400 - $3,000
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $100
Business Class Seat
$55 - $140
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from UNION STATION MARC Washington to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
More information at
Maryland Transit
Senior / Disability
$2 - $4
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$15 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $75
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $80
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $85
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$27 - $85
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$45 - $160
Business Seat - Adult
$50 - $170
First Class - Child 2-12
$80 - $140
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$140 - $260
First Class - Adult
$160 - $280
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70

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