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Travel to Maldives

Passengers travelling to the Maldives as tourists must have a confirmed hotel reservation for their stay at a registered tourist facility. The visa on arrival facility is currently available.

Passengers and airline crew are subject to medical screening on arrival. Complete the online Immigration and Health self-declaration form within 24 hours of your flight. A negative COVID-19 PCR test result has to be attached along with the online Immigration and Health self-declaration form.

Residents of Maldives (nationals and expatriates) have to undergo a 14-day self-quarantine on arrival.

Effective 10 September 2020, all tourists and travellers entering the Maldives for a short-term stay must present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be conducted within 96 hours of departure from the first port of embarkation.

The following categories of travellers are exempted from pre-arrival COVID-19 PCR test requirements:

  • Citizens of Maldives
  • Holders of Employment Visas
  • Holders of Dependent Visas
  • Holders of Student Visas
  • Holders of Marriage Visas
  • Children below one year of age
  • Flight crew arriving on General Declaration

Travel from Maldives

Complete and submit a health declaration form online within 24 hours of your flight and present the health declaration form completion code/QR code at check-in.

It is mandatory that customers confirm the COVID-19 PCR test requirements as per the regulations of the destination country and present the test result certificate at check-in. Tourists travelling from the Maldives will have their COVID-19 PCR test arranged by their resort. Please contact your resort’s guest relations department for more details.

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