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https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Gurion_Airport#Airlinesanddestinations

Austria
Vienna – Austrian Airlines, El Al, WizzAir (begins June 2018) Bluebird Airways

Belgium
Brussels – Brussels Airlines, El Al, Ryan Air

BULGARIA
Sofia – Bulgaria Air, El Al, WizzAir
Varna – WizzAir

Canada
Montreal – Air Canada (from May to Jan.), Air Transat (summer only)
Toronto – Air Canada, Air Transat (begins June 2018), El Al
Many travelers from Canada connect via Europe – popular airlines for connecting with good fares and convenient times include Turkish Airlines, British Airways, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, and Swiss.

China
Beijing – El Al, Hainan Airlines
Guangzhou – Hainan Airlines (begins in 2018)
Hong Kong – Cathay Pacific, El Al
Shanghai – Hainan Airlines
Shenzhen – Hainan Airlines (begins in 2018)

Cyprus
Larnaca – Arkia, Cobalt, Cyprus Air, El Al UP, TUS Air
Paphos – Ryanair

Czech Republic
Prague – El Al/UP, Smartwings,

Denmark
Copenhagen – Norweigan Air Shuttle

France
Paris – Air France, Arkia, ASL (begins summer 2018), easyJet, El Al, Transavia, XL Airways France
Lyon – Transavia, easyJet (from spring 2018)
Bordeaux – easyJet (from spring 2018)
Marseille – El Al
Nice – Air France (seasonal), Israir, easyJet (from spring 2018)

Germany
Baden-Baden – Ryanair
Berlin – easyJet (Schonefeld and Tegel), Germania (Tegel), El Al/UP (Schonefeld), Israir (Schonefeld)
Dusseldorf – Germania,
Frankfurt – El Al, Lufthansa
Hamburg – Germania
Munich – Arkia, El Al, Lufthansa
Nuremberg – Germania
Stuttgart – Arkia (seasonal), Israir (seasonal)

Greece
Athens – Aegean Airlines, Alitalia, El Al
Seasonal and charter flights are available from many of the Greek Islands

Hungary
Budapest – El Al/UP, Wizz Air
Debrecen – WizzAir

Iceland
Rejkjavik – WOW Air

India
Mumbai – El Al
New Delhi – Air India

Italy
Rome – Alitalia, El Al, Vueling, Ryanair
Milan – easyJet, El Al, Ryanair
Florence – Vueling (summer only)
Naples – easyJet
Venice – El Al, easyJet
Verona – El Al

Latvia
Riga – Air Baltic, WizzAir

Lithuania
Vilnius  – WizzAir

Netherlands
Amsterdam – easyJet, El Al, KLM, Transavia
Eindhoven – Transavia

Poland
Gdansk – LOT, Ryanair
Katowice – Wizz Air
Krakow – Ryanair, Sun DOr (El Al)
Lublin -LOT
Poznan – LOT, Ryanair
Rzeszow – LOT
Warsaw – El Al, LOT, Wizz Air
Wroclaw – LOT, Ryanair

ROMANIA
Bucharest – BlueAir, El Al, Tarom, Wizz Air
Cluj – BlueAir, WizzAir
Craiova – WizzAir
Iasi – Tarom, WizzAir
Timisoara – WizzAir

Slovakia
Bratislava – Smartwings (seasonally)

South Africa
Johannesburg – El Al
Many travelers from South Africa fly via Addis Ababa with Ethiopian Airlines

Spain
Barcelona – Air Europa (seasonally) El Al, Norweigan Air Shuttle, Vueling
Madrid – Air Europa, El Al, Iberia, Smartwings (seasonally)
Tenerife-South – Smartwings (seasonally)

Sweden
Stockholm – Norwegian Air Shuttle

Switzerland
Geneva – easyJet, El Al
Basel – easyJet
Zurich – El Al, Swiss

Thailand
Bangkok – Arkia (begins July 2018), El Al

Turkey
Istanbul – Atlas Global, Pegasus, Turkish Airlines

United Kingdom

London – British Airways (Heathrow), easyJet (Luton and Gatwick), El Al (Luton and Heathrow), WizzAir (Luton)
Manchester – easyJet, Sun DOR (seasonal)

USA
Boston – El Al
Los Angeles – El Al
Miami – El Al
New York City – Delta (JFK), El Al (JFK and Newark), United (Newark)
San Francisco – United Airlines, El Al (begins May 2019)
Las Vegas - El Al
Washington DC (Dulles IAD) - United

HT: ItsYehuda
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https://www.touristisrael.com/full-list-flights-tel-aviv-israel/12331/

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2100 on: June 03, 2020, 12:58:02 AM »
For July elal only flying 1 daily flight to jfk. August also one to Newark. They had bunch more scheduled

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2101 on: June 03, 2020, 01:03:02 AM »
For July elal only flying 1 daily flight to jfk. August also one to Newark. They had bunch more scheduled
I spoke to LY yesterday about the august schedule.
They basically told me that what's currently scheduled is not worth much and will definitely be readjusted based on demand etc

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2102 on: June 03, 2020, 01:12:25 AM »
I spoke to LY yesterday about the august schedule.
They basically told me that what's currently scheduled is not worth much and will definitely be readjusted based on demand etc
Makes sense. It fully depends on Israel opening their borders

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2103 on: June 03, 2020, 03:47:56 AM »
For July elal only flying 1 daily flight to jfk. August also one to Newark. They had bunch more scheduled
The other flights were not officially canceled yet. But availability was blocked

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2104 on: June 03, 2020, 03:49:44 AM »
Air Canada landed their first aircraft in Israel since they cut the route back in March, about 40 minutes ago!
Delta's first flight is scheduled to depart JFK today and land in TLV tomorrow.

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2106 on: June 04, 2020, 03:47:51 PM »

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2107 on: June 05, 2020, 01:39:31 AM »
LY over Sudan now.
Is it the first time?


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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2108 on: June 05, 2020, 01:44:48 AM »
That's what I thought. Thanks

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2109 on: June 05, 2020, 02:00:43 AM »
LY over Sudan now.
Is it the first time?

Seems like an Israeli owned plane landed last week in Sudan

https://m.ynet.co.il/Articles/57426050

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2110 on: June 16, 2020, 06:24:19 AM »
Greece talking about reopening in August.

https://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-5749145,00.html

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2111 on: June 21, 2020, 10:13:21 AM »
https://www.globes.co.il/news/article.aspx?did=1001333005

TK resuming TLV service with 4 weekly flights as of 6/24 expects to ramp up to 2 daily flights.
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2112 on: June 21, 2020, 10:15:19 AM »
TK has been pushing back service dates for Israel since the beginning of June, if not earlier
״וזה כלל גדול: שישנא אדם כל דבר שקר. וכל מה שיוסיף שנאה לדרכי השקר – יוסיף אהבה לתורה.״ - אורחות צדיקים

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2113 on: June 25, 2020, 05:21:46 AM »
AF restarting 5x weekly to CDG, July 1st.

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2114 on: June 25, 2020, 01:28:59 PM »
I'm intrigued by BlueBird airlines they have multiple daily flights ex-TLV starting July 1st.

What are the odds of these being maintained, given that there is no incoming tourism and mandatory quarantine for Israelis?

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2115 on: June 25, 2020, 01:33:00 PM »
Dan, can you please post a roundup of airlines currently flying to Israel or restarting in the coming weeks? It was super helpful when you updated the cancellations, and would be helpful to know current travel options. Thanks

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2116 on: June 25, 2020, 01:34:00 PM »
I'm intrigued by BlueBird airlines they have multiple daily flights ex-TLV starting July 1st.

What are the odds of these being maintained, given that there is no incoming tourism and mandatory quarantine for Israelis?
The Elal flights are out of Israel are sold out. There is a lot of demand and cargo.
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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2117 on: June 28, 2020, 05:04:25 AM »
https://www.globes.co.il/news/article.aspx?did=1001333811

Quarantine requirements to be extended by 45 days, so aiming mid-August, for now

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2118 on: June 30, 2020, 04:40:40 AM »
Question for the TAs.  ;)

Looking at potential flights to Crete in August.
On Aug 6th, for e.g, OTA only show me 2 direct flights, on BlueBird.

However when you look at the take off schedule at Ben Gurion that day, there are 10 direct flights, including LY, A3, IZ.

Is it stam the airlines holding the departure slots just in case things open up?

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Re: Ex-TLV Routes and Flights Discussions
« Reply #2119 on: June 30, 2020, 07:59:36 AM »
Question for the TAs.  ;)

Looking at potential flights to Crete in August.
On Aug 6th, for e.g, OTA only show me 2 direct flights, on BlueBird.

However when you look at the take off schedule at Ben Gurion that day, there are 10 direct flights, including LY, A3, IZ.

Is it stam the airlines holding the departure slots just in case things open up?
It’s likely charter flights that can’t be purchased on regular OTAs. You can try Israeli OTAs, like gulliver.co.il or easygo.co.il to try to book those.