2022 Flight Schedule

Dates Flight Number Scheduled Departure Time
July 17, 2022 LY16 8:30PM
July 24, 2022 LY16 8:30PM
August 14, 2022 LY16 8:30PM
August 28, 2022 LY16 8:30PM
Sunday Departures - based on availability LY16 8:30PM

EL AL flies direct from Boston to Tel Aviv on Sundays. To inquire about Boston flight options, contact [email protected] when you are eligible to book your flight.

Dates Flight Number Scheduled Departure Time
June 28, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
July 05, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
July 12, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
July 20, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
July 26, 2022 LY06 - Group Flight 11:30AM
August 09, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
August 14 2022 LY06 11:30AM
August 15, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
August 23, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
September 06, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
September 13, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
September 20, 2022 LY06 11:30AM
December 13, 2022 LY06 2:00PM
December 27, 2022 LY06 2:00PM
Dates Flight Number Scheduled Departure Time
June 14, 2022 - FULL LY18 12:00 PM
June 28, 2022 FULL LY18 12:00 PM
July 05, 2022 - FULL LY18 12:00 PM
July 12, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
July 19, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
August 02, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
August 09, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
August 23, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
August 30, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
September 06, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
September 20, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
October 25, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
December 06, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
December 27, 2022 LY18 12:00 PM
Dates Flight Number Scheduled Departure Time
Sunday Departures AC82 6:10PM

Air Canada flies direct from Montreal to Tel Aviv during peak travel seasons; when not available, Olim should refer to the Toronto schedule.
To inquire about flight options from Montreal, contact [email protected] when you are eligible to book your flight.

Dates Airport Flight Number Scheduled Departure Time
June 28, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY28 1:30 PM
July 04 2022 - FULL New York City (JFK) LY04 11:00 AM
July 11, 2022 - FULL New York City (JFK) LY08 - Group Flight 11:50PM
July 19, 2022 - FULL Newark (EWR) LY26 - Group Flight 9:00 PM
July 19, 2022 - VERY LIMITED - NON-GROUP Newark (EWR) LY28 1:30 PM
July 25, 2022 - FULL New York City (JFK) LY08 - Group Flight 11:50PM
August 01, 2022 New York City (JFK) LY08 11:50PM
August 02, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 - Group Flight 9:00 PM
August 09, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
August 10, 2022 New York City (JFK) LY08 - Group Flight 11:50PM
August 16, 2022 New York City (JFK) Charter Flight TBD
August 22, 2022 - FULL New York City (JFK) LY08 - Group Flight 11:50PM
August 23, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
August 30, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY28 1:30 PM
August 31, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY28 1:30 PM
September 06, 2022 New York City (JFK) LY08 11:50PM
September 06, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
September 13, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 - Group Flight 9:00 PM
September 19, 2022 New York City (JFK) LY08 11:50PM
September 20, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
October 25, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
November 07, 2022 New York City (JFK) LY08 1:15 PM
December 05, 2022 New York City (JFK) LY08 11:50PM
December 13, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
December 20, 2022 Newark (EWR) LY26 9:00 PM
Dates Flight Number Scheduled Departure Time
May 09 AC80 4:35PM
May 23 AC80 4:35PM
June 14 AC80 4:35PM
June 28 AC80 4:35PM

Air Canada flies direct from Toronto to Tel Aviv; reservations are made as requested by Olim, based on Aliyah fare availability.

To inquire about additional flight options from Toronto, contact [email protected] when you are eligible to book your flight.

Types of flights

Charter Flight

Departure City: JFK

The entire plane is filled with Olim, Nefesh B’Nefesh Staff and our Aliyah partners. Depending on health and safety guidelines, ceremonies may take place at both JFK and Ben Gurion.

Cluster Flights

Departure Cities: New York, Newark, Miami, Los Angeles

5 – 40 Olim on the flight. Olim are not identified before departure but will be brought together at the Ben Gurion arrival’s gate by a representative from Misrad HaKlita.

Group Flights

Departure Cities: New York, Newark, Los Angeles

30 – 80 Olim

Nefesh B’Nefesh Staff assist Olim at check-in, join the Group on the plane, and provide guidance and support during the Aliyah process at Ben Gurion.

Flexible Flights

Departure Cities: Toronto, Montreal, Boston

Flight requests are made “as needed/requested”. Flight reservations are made based on availability at the time of booking. Three weeks’ lead time is required.

Aliyah flights are available to Olim awarded the Aliyah flight benefit by the Jewish Agency. Contact your Jewish Agency Shaliach for details.

  • When you receive your Aliyah flight benefit approval and Aliyah visa from the Jewish Agency, the Nefesh B’Nefesh Flights Dept will invite you to book your flight from the available posted flight schedule.
  • Aliyah flights should be requested no less than three weeks in advance.
  • There is a ticket processing fee due in advance of a flight confirmation. Any outstanding Aliyah application fees need to paid as well.

Luggage

  • Your reservation includes 2 bags x 50lbs/62” H+L+W + personal item + carry-on bag.
  • Airline generated tickets include generic flight information, on Nefesh B’Nefesh arranged Aliyah flights, Olim receive 2 pieces of luggage as part of the Aliyah flight benefit.
  • Extra luggage and oversized fees are at the sole responsibility of the Oleh.

Frequently Asked Questions about Aliyah flights and Processing can be found here.

For more information contact your Nefesh B’Nefesh Aliyah Advisor or email [email protected]

Questions about flights? Ready to book? Let us know!
DISCLAIMER: Aliyah flights must be arranged via Nefesh B’Nefesh in order to utilize the Aliyah Flight Benefit. Once you submit your flight preferences and have the necessary approvals and documentation, we will assist you with booking your Aliyah flight. We will do our best to accommodate your first flight preference; however, we cannot guarantee that all Olim will receive their first choice. Nefesh B’Nefesh has the right to withdraw any of these flight options at any time. Should that occur, NBN will assist you in making alternate flight arrangements. Depending on the time of year in which you make Aliyah, not all of the options noted above may be available. If you cancel your reservation or change your flight fees may apply.

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