NewsJuly 29, 2021

Air India Resumes Operations to Maldives, Commences Direct Flights Between Mumbai and Male’

Air India, the national flag carrier of India, has resumed its operations to the Maldives, with an inaugural flight between Mumbai and Male’ yesterday.

Following the Maldivian government’s recent easing of travel restrictions for South Asian travelers, Air India has begun operating flights between the destinations yesterday, 28th July 2021. Now, the airline operates direct flights from 4 destinations in India to Maldives: Trivandrum, Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi.


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While there is no mandatory quarantine or testing on arrival, tourists traveling to Maldives are required to complete an online health declaration form and provide a negative PCR test result taken at least 96 hours prior to their departure.

The negative PCR test result must be attached while completing Traveler Health Declaration form, which has to be submitted online via IMUGA (, by all arriving passengers before arrival (but not exceeding 24 hours before arrival time).