There's always questions on the forum pages concerning ways to fly into Male.

The main airlines flying in from Europe are the UK, German & Italian charter flights which fly direct. Main scheduled services from Europe are those airlines flying direct: Sri Lankan Airways out of Heathrow and British Airways out of Gatwick; and those flying via their main hub: Qatar Airways via Doha, Emirates via Dubai and Oman Airways via Muscat.  Sri Lankan also have some flights via Colombo.  The Sri Lankan timetable changes  throughout the year, so it is important to check whether the flight you are booked on is 'non-stop' or not.  From Asia there are flights from Singapore on Singapore Airlines, amongst others.  The following charts show the main airlines flying to the Maldives.  Note that some only fly during the peak season and that these are subject to change.  For more detailed information, check the Hulhule (Male Airport) flight schedule .  A copy of the current schedule can be downloaded from the link found on the right hand side of the Male Airport Home Page, which can be accessed from here:

                                                                         Male Airport

                      FLIGHTS FROM EUROPE
 COUNTRY  AIRLINE  AIRPORT
Austria  Austrian Airlines  Vienna
France  XL

 Paris/Charles de Gaulle

   Emirates  Paris; Nice
Germany Condor  Frankfurt 
  Ethihad Berlin (code share with Air Berlin)
  Emirates Dusseldorf; Frankfurt; Hamburg; Munich
Italy EuroFly  Rome(Fiumicino);  Bologna
 

Air Italy 

Meridiana

Neo Spa  

Emirates 

 Milan (Malpensa)
Russia

Trans Euro Airline

Domodedovo

 Moscow
Switzerland

Eidelweiss

Emirates

Swissair

 Zurich 

Turkey Turkish Airlines  Istanbul

UK

British Airways*

Thomson Fly*

Emirates

 London Gatwick
 

Oman Air

Qatar

Sri Lankan Airlines*

Emirates

 London Heathrow
  Emirates

Birmingham; Manchester

Newcastle; Glasgow

           FLIGHTS FROM THE MIDDLE EAST
 COUNTRY AIRLINE  AIRPORT 
 Oman Oman Air  Muscat 
 Qatar Qatar Airways  Doha 
 UAE Emirates  Dubai 
 UAE  Ethihad  Abu Dhabi

      FLIGHTS FROM THE INDIAN SUB CONTINENT
 COUNTRY AIRLINE  AIRPORT 
 India Airtours International Bangalore; Trivandrum
  Island Aviation Trivandrum
  Kingfisher Dehli 
  Swissair Goa 
Sri Lanka Sri Lankan Airlines Colombo

                   FLIGHTS FROM ASIA
 COUNTRY AIRLINE  AIRPORT 
 China Air China  Peking 
  China Southern Airlines Guangzhou
 Korea Korean Airlines Seoul
 Malaysia Malaysian Airlines Kuala Lumpur
 Singapore Singapore Airlines  Singapore 
 Thailand Bangkok Airways  Bangkok 
 Korea  Korean Air  Seoul
 Hong Kong  Cathay Pacific Airways  Hong Kong
   Hong Kong Airlines  Hong Kong