Transport to Gulhi island Maldives


You can reach Gulhi island, South Malé Atoll, either by a speed ferryboat or public ferryboat. If your flight arrival time allows to catch public ferryboat, it is the most cost-effective way to reach Tropic Tree Maldives (Gulhi).

Reaching the Hotel by Speedboat Ferryboat

Journey time around 30 minutes.
For reservation, please WhatsApp to +960 999 6483 with your flight details.

Sunday to Wednesday

AIRPORT – GULHI 11:45 14:45 16:45
MALÉ – GULHI 12:00 15:00 17:00
GULHI – MALÉ 07:45 13:00 16:00

Thursday and Saturday

AIRPORT – GULHI 11:45 14:45 16:45 21:30
MALÉ – GULHI 12:00 15:00 17:00 21:45
GULHI – MALÉ 07:45 13:00 16:00 18:45


AIRPORT – GULHI 08:45 16:45 21:30
MALÉ – GULHI 09:00 17:00 21:45
GULHI – MALÉ 08:00 16:00 18:45

The price is US$30 per person per trip. Payment should be made in cash to the boat captain.

Should you require booking a space please let us let us know in advance stating the time? We can reserve a space for you in advance.

PLEASE ALWAYS CHECK WITH US for the most updated schedule.

Public Ferryboat Services

Once your flight lands and after customs check come out of the arrival terminal.

You can take a taxi to the MTCC Hulhumaale Ferry Terminal in the capital Malé. At the ferry terminal you can buy tickets from the ticket counter to go to Gulhi (costs around US$10 per person).

The public ferryboat to Gulhi island (Tropic Tree Maldives) takes around 80 minutes.

  • Ferryboat departs Malé to Gulhi at 15:00 hrs.
  • Ferryboat departs from Gulhi to Malé at 08:00 hrs.
  • NO public ferryboat services on Friday.
  • The hotel DOESN’T arrange public ferryboat tickets, it is advised to plan your journey in advance.

Private Speedboat Transfers

We can arrange a private speedboat pickup service from the airport for any arrival time. Please contact us with your flight details for a quote.

Transport Gulhi Speedboat Ferryboat
Transport to Gulhi island
Gulhi Transport - Tropic Tree
Puplic Ferryboat to Gulhi island