EL AL Airlines announces up to 35% Winter Savings on Flights to Israel

February 27, 2009 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Tel Aviv, Israel February 27, 2009 EL AL, Israel's national airline specializing in flights to Israel has released new winter and spring routes and flight costs, many tickets to Israel can now be purchased with incredible savings of up to 35%. The new prices fares will result in lower cost travel for passengers planning a trip to Israel in the coming months.

EL AL passengers flying to Israel on either Economy or Business Classes and are departing on flights originating from New York (JFK/Newark) will pay $633 (economy class) and $3,199 (business class) for a roundtrip ticket. Los Angeles flights can be purchased at massive discounted price of $949 (economy class) $3,599 (business class).

With this El Al / American Airlines code share agreement, passengers from and additional 22 cities across the USA can fly American Airlines to connect with the nonstop EL AL flight to / from Israel. Additional benefits for travelers include a free stopover in a range of European cities and automatic luggage transfer. All passengers flying via the code share are also able to collect EL AL Matmid frequent flyer points.

Winter flights in economy class from Boston, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Miami and Washington, D.C. are $839 for each roundtrip ticket before March 31st 2009. From Cleveland, Dallas/Ft Worth, Denver, Indianapolis, Orlando, Raleigh-Durham, St. Louis and Tampa the roundtrip fare is $939.

All EL AL premium class passengers benefit from additional EL AL services, including access to luxurious modern departure lounges at JFK, Newark, Los Angeles and also at the new International terminal at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel. At most of these departure lounges, hi-tech business centers, flat screen plasma TV's and a choice of freshly prepared light snacks are available at no extra charge to EL AL passengers.

From this Winter, through to March 31, EL AL will be operating 17 nonstop flights to Israel every week from New York (JFK/Newark) and 3 weekly nonstops flights from Los Angeles to Israel. During spring, the EL AL flight schedule will increase to 23 nonstop flights to Israel every week from New York (JFK/Newark) and 5 weekly nonstop flights from Los Angeles. EL AL is the only airline to provide a nonstop service between the West Coast of USA and Israel.

To learn more about these fares, to get the complete list of discounted rates, or to book any of these special fares, customers should visit http://www.elal.com or contact EL AL at (800) 223-6700 or any travel agent.

About EL AL
Operating flights to Israel for over 60 years, EL AL is Israel's national airline. EL AL offers the greatest number of non-stop flights between New York (JFK/Newark) and Israel as well as the only nonstop service from Los Angeles. Across the World, EL AL flies to over 40 destinations from Israel and operates flights to dozens of other locations though a broad range of partnerships with other carriers (including 22 additional cities in the U.S.A.).

EL AL embodies Israel's values of innovation and caring and the promise of a genuine Israeli welcome. Your Israel experience begins with EL AL and warm Israeli hospitality. EL AL flight attendants make passengers feel at home, EL AL focus on training and development to offer the best trained Israeli pilots to fly you to and from Israel.

EL AL. It's not just an airline. It's Israel.