Maldives Transfer Due to COVID 19 Updates August 2020
Maldives Transfer on Sunday, announced that it would increase the frequency of Public ferry services in the greater Male' region, starting from June 15.
The announcement was made after the government revealed that citizens in the capital city of Male' would not require permits to be outside between 10:00 hrs to 05:00hrs from Aug 4 onwards.
Passengers using their services would be required to wear facemasks during trips and that the seating arrangements at terminal waiting areas and transport vessels would be in accordance with social distancing measures.
Ferries to Vilimale' will run every 15 minutes starting from 0545 hrs to 0100 hrs. However, the company noted that passengers without a valid permit will not be allowed to travel after 2200 hrs. Note: ferry service might cancel without notice depending of Maldives HPA announcements.
Ferries between Male' and Thilafushi will run from 0530 hrs to 2155 hrs while ferries between Male' and Gulhifalhu are scheduled from 0715 hrs to 2100 hrs.
Premium ferries to Hulhumale' are scheduled every 30 minutes between 0600 hrs and 2130 hrs.
Bus transfer services within Hulhumale' are scheduled from 0530 to 2155 hrs. Bus transfers between Hulhumale' and Velana International Airport (VIA) will continue every 30 minutes from 0530 to 1230.
Transport services outside the greater Male' region will be close from today 6 Aug 2020 due to increase of cases.
Maldives presently records a total of 4,594 confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 1,859 are active cases. The country records 2,706 recoveries and 19 deaths.