Explore the transfer options of Velaa
Please find below transfer options for guests arriving via Velana International airport, Malé. For guests travelling to Velaa Private Island via Maafaru International Airport, we are happy to provide customised transfer options suitable to guests needs and preferences.
Due to the aviation restriction in Maldives, seaplane aircrafts are operated only during daylight between 6 AM to 5 PM. Guests arriving after 3.30 PM or departing before 9 AM are required to stay overnight in Male’ city before and after the international flight.
VELAA BRANDED SEAPLANE
We are happy to offer our luxurious Velaa branded seaplane (9 seats) at the rate of USD 11,050 per way including 10% service charge and 16% TGST to ensure a smooth and comfortable flight. The aircraft is fitted with the finest leather. The Velaa branded seaplane is only available for private charter flights and arrival and departure timing must be provided for us to check the availability of the aircraft at the earliest convienience. If this Velaa private seaplane transfer option is chosen, guests will experience minimal waiting time at our private lounge prior to the direct 45 minute flight to Velaa Private Island.
Shared seaplane transfer (15 seats) – USD 651 per adult per way (50% discount for children from 2 to 11 years) including 10% service charge and 16% TGST. If a shared seaplane transfer is chosen, guests may have to wait at the airport for one or two hours, however, the seaplane company will always try their best to arrange the fastest connection possible. Please keep in mind that there may be one or two stops at other resorts prior to arrival at Velaa Private Island as well.
Private seaplane transfer (14 seats) – USD 11,050 per way including 10% service charge and 16% TGST. If a private seaplanetransfer is chosen, guests will experience minimal waiting time at our private lounge prior to the direct 45 minute flight to Velaa Private Island.
RANIA LUXURY YACHT
For guests who would prefer to travel by sea, we are pleased to offer a private transfer on our luxury yacht Rania, directly from Velana International Airport, Malé. You may either choose a direct transfer to the resort or the journey can be tailor-made inclusive of excursions to untouched reefs along the way, where guests may enjoy swimming and snorkelling prior to arrival. A direct transfer will take approximately 4-5 hours where snacks and refreshments will be served on board. The yacht is equipped with both bedrooms and washrooms and a maximum of 8 guests can be accommodated with luggage. The yacht transfer is available at USD 14,784 per way including 10% service charge and 16% TGST, and is subject to availability.