Community Trip participants are required to make their own flight arrangements.

Please see below for the recommended flights for the Community Trip  with departures to Israel from Los Angeles International Airport and San Diego International Airport on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 and return flights from Israel to LAX on Friday, May 12.

Individuals on a designated departure flight will be picked up at Ben Gurion Airport to start the trip. Individuals on a designated return flight will be driven to Ben Gurion Airport at the conclusion of the trip.*

Recommended OUTBOUND Departure Flight Options 

Flight From/To Departure Arrival
EL AL #006 * Los Angeles — Tel Aviv 3 MAY — 11:30 a.m. 11:25 a.m. — 4 MAY
UA #2282/ #954** San Diego — Tel Aviv 3 MAY — 1:30 p.m. 4:40 p.m. — 4 MAY
DL #838 #234 ** San Diego — Tel Aviv 3 MAY — 12:55 p.m. 5:35 p.m. — 4 MAY

Recommended INBOUND Return Flight Options

Flight From/To Departure Arrival
EL AL #005 * Tel Aviv — Los Angeles 12 MAY — 1:05 a.m. 6:00 a.m. — 12 MAY
UA #995/ #1041 Tel Aviv — San Diego 12 MAY— 12:55 a.m. 10:04 a.m. — 12 MAY
DL #235/ #838 Tel Aviv — San Diego 11 MAY — 11:55 p.m. 11:43 a.m. — 12 MAY

*A shuttle to and from LAX will be provided at no additional cost

** Transfer from the airport will go directly to the opening event without stopping at the hotel first. If you wish to go to the hotel first, please consider leaving on May 2nd for a May 3rd arrival. 


For more information, contact:
Debbie Tirouda
(858) 737-7153

Federation has also contracted with World Express Travel to support participants in booking their travel. There are a block of seats available on the preferred El Al flights. 


World Express Travel


Tel: 818-654-2880/800-441-8908

(Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)