As the largest and most populous island in the Seychelles archipelago, Mahe is not only the gateway to this tropical paradise but is also home to Seychelles’ capital city Victoria. Thanks to its development, Mahe is very busy and offers the largest selection of resorts and activities to satisfy every taste. Victoria is its capital and with around 25,000 inhabitants, it is still the largest settlement in Seychelles and its only city.
If you are trying to get from Seychelles Airport to Mahe Island, you have two transportation options; one is to get a taxi and the other is to hop on the local bus. A journey with a taxi from Mahe Airport to Victoria takes only 6 minutes and costs around €20 (SCR 300). The bus ride, on the other hand, lasts 23 minutes and costs €0.50 (SCR 7) per traveller.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Mahe at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.