The Maldives on Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic fly to The Maldives three times a week. On Virgin Atlantic you can fly direct from London Heathrow to Male and from Mae to London Heathrow seasonally. The Virgin Atlantic seasonal flight to the Maldives begins from the 22nd of October 2023 and runs to the 29th of March 2024.

With Charter Travel, you can book your entire Maldives holiday package flying with Virgin Atlantic and staying in a hotel of your choosing. The Maldives is home to a vast array of hotels from five-star luxury resorts to more budget friendly options. There are Maldives resorts that require speedboat transfers, domestic flight transfers, or seaplane transfers- Charter Travel can organise all of this for you, along with your Virgin Atlantic flights.

The below exclusive deals are just a taste of what we can offer you. But here's the best part: we're not limited to what you see here. As your dedicated Maldives travel experts, we work with all Maldives Resorts to ensure that we can custom-create a deal that perfectly suits your budget and preferences, whilst still flying on the award-winning Virgin Atlantic!

Since Virgin Atlantic fly to The Maldives seasonally, you might be wondering what the weather in the Maldives will be like during the time Virgin Atlantic fly there. From October to March The Maldives have one of their driest seasons with warm sunny days- perfect for your Maldives holiday.

Flying on Virgin Atlantic to The Maldives is a great way to kick start your Maldives holiday, families will love flying on Virgin Atlantic to The Maldives and staying in one of The Maldives family friendly resorts such as the Sun Siyam collection. Couples flying to The Maldives on Virgin Atlantic, either for a honeymoon or just a holiday, have the world at their fingertips as The Maldives islands a perfect for a romantic getaway. Why not stay at the Intercontinental Maldives Resort - an amazing five star luxury resort, or enjoy the house reef at Adaaran Select Meedhupparu.

When you fly with Virgin Atlantic to The Maldives you will have your pick of seats and cabins on board the Virgin Atlantic aircraft. Virgin Atlantic’s Economy Cabin is their most budget friendly cabin class and it's a great way to travel to The Maldives. You will be able to have access to Virgin Atlantic’s great library of films and TV shows, plus their amazing service on board the aircraft.

Virgin Atlantic Premium Cabin gives you access to extra legroom seats, a welcome glass of bubbly when you arrive, a specialty snack selection, seat back entertainment system, and selected free seat selection. Families often love flying in Virgin Atlantic 's Premium Cabin to The Maldives as it allows them enough room to spread out, but it still works within their budget.

Flying to The Maldives on Virgin Atlantic in Virgin Atlantic's Upper Class Cabin is the ultimate luxury experience, and perfect for that once in a lifetime trip, or honeymoon in The Maldives. Enjoy a dedicated check-in and priority boarding, plus fast track security at London Heathrow. Enjoy extra-large leather seats that convert into fully flat beds, and dedicated social spaces on board. You will have access to free seat selection, a la carte dining, and to Virgin Atlantic's Upper Class Clubhouse at London Heathrow. This is the perfect way to begin you Maldives holiday in style.

Why fly on Virgin Atlantic to The Maldives? Virgin Atlantic flights to The Maldives will operate seasonally, so it is your chance to experience Virgin Atlantic’s excellent onboard service and signature Virgin Atlantic style on your Maldives holiday. Our Specialist Maldives Travel Advisors can book your direct flights with Virgin Atlantic to the Maldives, time of year dependent, and you can relax knowing everything is taken care of.

Get in touch today to start planning your holiday to The Maldives, flying on Virgin Atlantic!

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Maldives Holidays flying on Virgin Atlantic

Maldives Holidays FAQ

Which airlines fly to Maldives from UK?
  • Virgin Atlantic fly to the Maldives from the UK, providing a luxurious travel experience. Fly direct (seasonly) from London to Male (The Maldives)
  • Alternatively, ask your Travel Advisor about other airlines that operate Direct Flights to The Maldives (Such as British Airways) and who fly there indirect
What month is cheapest for Maldives?
  • Off-Peak months like September and October often offer more budget-friendly options for Maldives holidays, and Virgin Atlantic will be operating direct flights to The Maldives 3 times a week from October to March — meaning you will be able to enjoy Off-Peak (cheaper) Holidays in the Maldives flying with Virgin Atlantic!
What is the best time of year to go to the Maldives?
  • The best time to visit the Maldives is typically between November and April, with clear skies and minimal rainfall. Virgin Atlantic will be able to fly you direct to The Maldives throughout these 'best' months of the year — 3 times a week! Book your holiday to The Maldives, flying on Virgin Atlantic, and enjoy lovely sunny skies and crystal-clear blue water all winter long! 
How many hours is it from UK to Maldives?
  • Flying direct from the UK to the Maldives with Virgin Atlantic, is approximately 10 to 11 hours. 
  • You will then need to transfer from Male to your chosen Maldivian Island — Charter Travel can arrange your island transfer (either seaplane, domestic flight or speedboat) alongside your Virgin Atlantic flights and all your accommodation needs. 
How much does a holiday to the Maldives cost?
  • The cost of Maldives Holidays varies depending on time of year, flights, dining plans, accommodation, transfers etc.
  • For a luxury all-inclusive Maldives holiday, including flights and transfers, you should expect to budget around £3400pp
  • However, all-inclusive Maldives holidays, including flights and transfers, can cost as little as £1890pp

Flying with Virgin Atlantic

What to expect onboard

Economy Cabin
  • Virgin Atlantic's Economy Cabin ensures a comfortable journey with dining options, 1x 23kg checked baggage, personalised entertainment in a seat-back screen, and a seat pitch of up to 34 inches.
  • Virgin Atlantic's Economy Cabin makes your holiday to The Maldives enjoyable from takeoff to landing
Premium Cabin
  • Upgrade your holiday experience with Virgin Atlantic's Premium Cabin. Enjoy extra space, priority boarding, elevated dining, and enhanced amenities for a more luxurious journey to The Maldives.
  • You will also have included with your flight: 2 x 23kg checked baggage, extra large leather with a pitch of up to 34 inches, and Premium check in. 
Upper Class Cabin
  • Experience luxury at its finest with Virgin Atlantic's Upper Class. Relax across the ocean on lie-flat beds, enjoy gourmet dining, take 2 x 32kg checked baggage, check-in with Virgin Atlantic's dedicated Upper Class check in and then enjoy fast0-track security at London Heathrow, plus priority boarding. 
  • Plus, access to Virgin Atlantic's iconic Heathrow Clubhouse, ensuring an unforgettable travel experience to The Maldives!

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