COVID-19: Suspension of Tel Aviv Service

  • 11 March 2020
  • News
  • Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic are continuing to monitor the Covid-19 situation very carefully, including the latest guidance from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), as well as any new entry or quarantine restrictions implemented by the countries Virgin Atlantic fly to.

The Israeli Authorities have advised that from 12 March they will deny entry to all international travellers unless they can prove they will be placed in home quarantine for 14 days after their arrival. As a result, Virgin Atlantic have taken the decision to temporarily suspend our services between London Heathrow and Tel Aviv. We’d like to apologise for any inconvenience caused.You will be able to see cancelled flights in your GDS from 11 March 2020.

Virgin Atlantic are offering customers booked to travel on or after 10 March 2020,  the following options:

Travel Date

Affected Destination

Permitted Travel Period

Ex LHR 10 Mar 2020 –
31 Mar 2020
Ex TLV 10 Mar 2020 –
01 Apr 2020

VS/VS* flights to/from/through Tel Aviv

Travel can be rebooked from
01 Apr 2020 –
30 Sep 2020

Valid for customers with VS and VS* tickets issued by 10 March 2020.

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