Participants should book their flights to Ben Gurion International Airport (near Tel Aviv) with their travel agent, or directly on the internet. Direct flights to Tel Aviv exist from most major airports in north America, Europe, India, China, Thailand, Brazil and Africa by El Al Israel Airlines, as well as by other international carriers.
TRANSPORTATION FROM BEN-GURION AIRPORT TO MA'ALE HACHAMISHA
Taxis to Ma’ale Hachamisha Hotel are available outside the Arrivals Hall at a cost of approx. 255 Shekels (US 70$) and the average trip is about 30 – 40 minutes.
A Shared shuttle service is also available to Ma’ale Hachamisha Hotel through a service called NESHER. The cost for the shuttle is approximately 50 Shekels (US $13) per person, and there may be a short waiting time as the shuttle will only depart the airport once it is full. Passengers should advise the driver that they need to be dropped-off at Ma’ale Hachamisha Hotel. NESHER shuttles can be found outside of the Arrivals Hall (Level G). Please enquire at the ground airport information desk for assistance if needed.
NESHER also operates a shuttle between Ben Gurion International Airport and Jerusalem for those participants taking part in the pre tour.
Taxis to Tel Aviv are available at a cost of approx. 240 NIS (US $60).