EL AL Airlines is the national airline of Israel. From their central hub in Tel Aviv they offer not only an impressive number of regularly scheduled flights throughout Israel; they also feature international service to Europe, the Far East, North America, South America, Australia, and South Africa.
EL AL will accept pets for transport in the cabin of the aircraft or in the cargo hold, depending on the size of your pet and the animal admission policies of the country you are travelling to. Only small dogs, cats, and exotic birds are permitted to travel in the cabin of the aircraft; all other pets must be transported in the cargo hold. If you are planning to travel with your animal companion, EL AL Reservations asks that you notify them in advance to ensure that you will be able to travel together.
||Any carrier larger than maximum in-cabin carrier or any pet that does not meet the in-cabin boarding requirements.|
Maximum: 8 kg (17 lbs)*
*Pet and carrier combined.
|Any carrier weighing over 8 kg (17 lbs) must be transported in the cargo hold of the aircraft.|
|CHARGES / FEES
(one way fees)
|up to 8 kg (17 lbs): $100||
9-50kg (20-110 lbs): $200
51-100kg (112-220 lbs): $400
If your pet will be travelling unaccompanied please contact EL AL Cargo to discuss your options.
Pets may not be accepted on flights operated by codeshare partners. It is strongly recommended that you contact any codeshare partners or other airlines directly to familiarize yourself with their individual policies regarding pet travel.