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The cheapest times to fly from MLE to BDL are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 30th to June 17th
  • October 8th to October 21st
  • November 5th to November 18th

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 MLE to BDL is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $6448 for Thursday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1463 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.

 

When to Fly to Hartford

Flying from Male (MLE) to Hartford, CT (BDL) will usually cost between $1595 to $2632 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1521. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $3048. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1527 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1909 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLE to BDL flight.

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

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MLE to BDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLE to BDL flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Malé. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BDL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MLE. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Hartford, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Malé. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $709 (26%) 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 $1745. Return trip prices are from the BDL to MLE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MLE to BDL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MLE to BDL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 34.91% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLE to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 20.17% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLE to BOS flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 13.12% less expensive than BDL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLE to EWR flights

 

Flight Hacking MLE to BDL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MLE to BDL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (MLE > HKG > BDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1321
  • Average savings: $589 (30.83%)

See MLE to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (MLE > PVG > BDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1386
  • Average savings: $523 (27.4%)

See MLE to HKG flights

Hack #3: Beijing (MLE > PEK > BDL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1389
  • Average savings: $521 (27.27%)

See MLE to PEK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bradley International Airport to Velana International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8607 miles or 13852 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLE to BDL flight is about 16 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Male and Hartford, CT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from MLE to BDL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code BDL
Destination airport name Bradley International Airport
City Hartford, CT
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -72.7

 

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