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New York, NY - October 10, 2007 - EL AL, Israel's national airline, is offering special savings on roundtrip airfares for passengers traveling from 30 cities in the U.S.A. to Israel.  Special fares are also available on EL AL nonstop flights from all U.S.A. gateway cities. EL AL is also offering travelers an incredibly low Platinum Business Class fare, as well as an attractively priced air and hotel package to Israel this season.


Travelers from a variety of cities in the U.S.A. will be able to take advantage of the low EL AL fall and winter economy class airfares in the coming months.  The roundtrip fare of $954 is available for travel to Israel when departing from Boston, Baltimore, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C.; $1,089 when traveling from Denver, Dallas/Fort Worth, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Minneapolis, Orlando, West Palm Beach, Phoenix, San Antonio, St. Louis and Tampa; $1,127 when departing from Atlanta, Nashville, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Kansas City, New Orleans and Louisville; and $1,193 when traveling from Las Vegas, Seattle, San Francisco and Salt Lake City.  Passengers utilizing these fares depart from one of the above listed cities on a leading American carrier and connect to an EL AL nonstop flight to Israel.  These fares are available for travel until March 31, 2008. 


Low roundtrip fares are also available during this same time period on nonstop flights from any EL AL gateway city in the U.S.A to Israel:  $954 from New York (JFK/Newark) to Tel Aviv, $1,193 from Miami, and for $1,284 passengers can fly from Los Angeles to Israel nonstop. 


EL AL is also offering an incredibly low Platinum Business Class fare from New York (JFK/Newark) this fall and winter on select flights for just $2,977, with an advance purchase of 45 days required.  Platinum Business Class passengers enjoy spacious seating and the highest level of comfort, as well as a wide variety of in-flight entertainment options and access to the new EL AL luxurious King David Lounges at JFK Airport.  EL AL recently accepted two new Boeing state-of-the-art 777 aircraft which feature modern, spacious cabins with adjustable mood lighting.  Platinum Business Class has seats with a 62-inch pitch (reclining to a 170 degree position).  These special Business Class fares are offered to passengers departing New York (JFK/Newark) between October 21, 2007 and March 31, 2008. 


EL AL has partnered with some of the leading hotels in Israel to offer an attractively priced package that includes roundtrip air and a hotel stay of five consecutive nights with an unforgettable Israeli buffet breakfast every day. Hotels in Tel Aviv participating in the special EL AL air/hotel offer are The Carlton, The Prima and The Sheraton Moriah.  In Jerusalem, the Regency and The Inbal Hotel are available and, in Herzelia, the Daniel Hotel is also included. The Dan Panorama Hotels in Jerusalem, Haifa, and Tel Aviv as well as The Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, the Dead Sea, Haifa and Eilat are also offered.  From New York (JFK/Newark), the price of the roundtrip air/hotel/breakfast package is $1,280, from Miami $1,535 and from Los Angeles $1,629. Hotel packages are available from the USA until February 23, 2008.  Prices listed are per person, double occupancy. 


"Now is the perfect time to book EL AL tickets for a vacation in Israel and take advantage of these special fares and packages," said Offer Gat, CEO, North & Central America, EL AL Israel Airlines.  "As the leading airline to Israel, EL AL has the ability to offer only nonstop flights from the U.S.A. and a wide selection of well priced vacation packages in Israel. And, if travelers want to pamper themselves in true luxury, they can fly in the EL AL Platinum Business Class for the unusually low prices being offered, adding yet another unforgettable experience to their travel plans." 


The EL AL fall and winter flight schedules each include 23 weekly nonstops between the U.S.A. and Israel, the most nonstop service from New York (JFK and Newark) as well as the only nonstop flights from Los Angeles and Miami.  During this time period, EL AL has 11 weekly nonstop flights from JFK and six every week from Newark plus three every week from both Los Angeles and Miami. 

To reserve a special economy or platinum business class airfare, EL AL passengers should contact their travel agent, call EL AL at 1-800-223-6700 or visit  For the air/hotel packages, travelers can call EL AL at 800-EL AL SUN (that's 800-352-5786).

The above roundtrip airfare and air/hotel package are available on select EL AL flights and are subject to availability. Up to $84 applicable taxes not included in airfare. (These include the September 11 security fee of $2.50 per U.S. enplanement, up to $5 one-way and $10 roundtrip.)  EL AL reserves the right to cancel promotions at any time.  Cancellation/change penalties and other restrictions apply. 

About EL AL

EL AL, Israel's national airline, offers the most nonstop flights between New York (JFK/Newark) and Israel and the only nonstop service from Miami and Los Angeles.  


EL AL is the only airline with First Class service on nonstop flights between the U.S.A and Israel.  EL AL flies to more than 40 destinations worldwide from Israel.  Your Israel experience begins the moment you board EL AL. 


 EL AL embodies Israel's values of innovation and caring and the promise of a genuine Israeli welcome.  For updated daily departure and arrival flight information, travelers can call (800) EL AL-747, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  For reservations, call EL AL at (800) 223-6700 or any travel agent or visit, where travelers no
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