The cheapest times to fly from FRA to MLE are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • May 7th to July 15th (except the week of July 2nd)
  • October 29th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FRA to MLE is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1193 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $645 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Malé

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Male (MLE) will usually cost between $646 to $841 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $645. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1022. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $376 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $674 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to MLE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FRA to MLE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FRA to MLE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to MLE flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MLE, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FRA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Malé, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Frankfurt. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $48 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $685. Return trip prices are from the MLE to FRA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FRA to MLE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FRA to MLE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Oman Air, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Velana International Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4898 miles or 7883 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FRA to MLE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to MLE flight is about 9 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Male?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from FRA to MLE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FRA
Origination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6

Return Airport

Destination code MLE
Destination airport name Velana International Airport
City Male
Country the Maldives
Latitude 4.2
Longitude 73.5


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