A Superb Scenic Flight

With a fleet of more than 40 de Havilland 15-seater Twin Otters, Trans Maldivian Airways operates the largest seaplane operation in the world. Trans Maldivian Airways services include resort transfers, photo flights, private charter, excursions and medical evacuation flights.


Photo flights – The standard photo flight package starting and finishing at the airport includes a 15-minute flyover. It is a very popular charter service and comes at a reasonable price

Resort transfers – Transfer of guests to and from contracted resorts on scheduled flights

Private charter – This is mainly for VIP guests or those who require dedicated flights to and from any destination of preference. This is catered for based on the requirement. These charters also include Top VIP charters on our VIP configured aircraft to provide the ultimate luxury

Excursions – Full day and half day excursions to uninhabited islands or sandbanks are the best way to enjoy a picnic with your team, family or partner

MEDEVAC flight – Medical Evacuation flights provided upon requests for medical emergencies. These include stretcher cases and cases where the patient is seated on the aircraft depending on the severity of the case


TMA has three terminal buildings at Male International Airport. Upon arrival, their team will welcome you at the TMA terminal and inform you about the time of your departure and the gate you will be boarding at. While you’re waiting for your flight, you’re welcome to enjoy snacks and drinks (indoor and terrace seating available) at the Café, and browse through the TMA boutique with exclusive travel accessories and souvenirs to commemorate your spectacular seaplane journey.


The standard permissible weight is 25 kg, which includes 20 kg of checked-in luggage and 5 kg of hand luggage per person. The weight for any bag should not exceed 32 kg. The per kg charge for baggage above the permissible limit is USD 5.00/- plus applicable taxes.