The cheapest times to fly from MLB to TLV are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the weeks of February 26th, March 5th, April 2nd, and April 16th)
  • August 13th to September 16th
  • October 29th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MLB to TLV is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2158 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $1148 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Tel Aviv-Yafo

Flying from Melbourne, FL (MLB) to Tel Aviv (TLV) will usually cost between $1228 to $1935 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1279. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $1866. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $587 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1415 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLB to TLV flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MLB to TLV route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MLB to TLV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLB to TLV flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Melbourne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TLV, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MLB. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $233 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1425. Return trip prices are from the TLV to MLB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MLB to TLV can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MLB to TLV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) in Beirut

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from TLV
  • Usually 6.78% less expensive than TLV
  • 2-layover flights available

See MLB to BEY flights


Flight Hacking MLB to TLV

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MLB to TLV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MLB > JFK > TLV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1023
  • Average savings: $392 (27.7%)

See MLB to JFK flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (MLB > BOS > TLV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1056
  • Average savings: $359 (25.37%)

See MLB to BOS flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (MLB > IAD > TLV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1111
  • Average savings: $305 (21.52%)

See MLB to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLB to TLV? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air France, Alitalia, American, Delta, El Al, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ben Gurion Airport to Melbourne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6505 miles or 10469 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MLB to TLV?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLB to TLV flight is about 12 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Melbourne, FL and Tel Aviv?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from MLB to TLV.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MLB
Origination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.1
Longitude -80.6

Return Airport

Destination code TLV
Destination airport name Ben Gurion Airport
City Tel Aviv
Country Israel
Latitude 32
Longitude 34.9


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