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How to get from Male to Hulhumale, Maldives

Last updated on January 26th, 2023 at 02:10 pm

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Hulhumale is the perfect place to stay when waiting for a flight or a boat to the islands in Maldives. There are many things to do in Hulhumale and we will tell you how to get from Male to Hulhumale in this blog post.

Hulhumale is so close from Velana International Airport. You can go from Male airport to Hulhumale by bus and taxi. You can also go from Male to Hulhumale by ferry. Read here what to wear in Maldives

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How to get from Male to Hulhumale

How to get from Male Airport to Hulhumale by Bus and Taxi

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If you want to get from Male airport to Hulhumale. You can take a bus from the airport to Hulhumale. They leave every 30 minutes and it costs 20 Rufiyaas around $1.5 USD. It will take you 15 minutes to reach Hulhumale.

You can get by taxi from the airport to Hulhumale. Expect to pay around $12-15 USDfor 10 minutes car ride.

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How to get from Male to Hulhumale by Bus

There are buses leaving Male to Hulhumale for 20 Rufiyaas and travel time will be around 15-20 minutes depending on the traffic.

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Male to Hulhumale By Ferry

If you want to get to Hulhumale from Male by ferry boat. You can take a boat from the jetty port in Male to Hulhumale but it will take longer and ti will cost you the same 20 Rufiyaas (10 Rufiyaas each boat). And you will have to walk from the jetty port 15 minutes to Hulhumale or get a taxi.

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Where to Stay in Hulhumale

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We stayed at Planktons Beach,in a nice room with a view from the balcony to the beach. It’s a great place to sleep on a budget and it includes a wonderful breakfast on the beach. The staff was helpful and gave us good recommendations to move around Hulhumale and Male.

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