NewsNovember 21, 2019

MACL advises travelers to check-in early due to the influx of holiday travelers

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has advised travelers to check-in early at Velana International Airport (VIA) faces an influx of travelers with the upcoming holiday.

MACL has advised travelers to be present at least two hours before domestic departures and three hours before international departure to avoid possible delays and long queues.


VIA reports it is experiencing major air traffic as the year-end holiday coincides with the tourist peak season resulting in the busiest time of the year for VIA.

The national airport has recorded 622 wheel-based and seaplane movements recorded on Monday, November 18, alone.