The cheapest times to fly from TLV to RST are

  • April 30th to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 27th to September 23rd
  • November 5th to March 25th (except the week of December 10th)

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 TLV to RST is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1721 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $734 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Rochester

Flying from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Rochester, MN (RST) will usually cost between $755 to $1548 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $802. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1610. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $808 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1032 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TLV to RST flight.

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

TLV to RST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TLV to RST flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Tel Aviv-Yafo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RST, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into TLV. 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 $226 (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 $1029. Return trip prices are from the RST to TLV 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 TLV to RST 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 12 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 TLV to RST while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport (MSP) in Minneapolis, MN

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from RST
  • Usually 9.74% less expensive than RST
  • 1-layover flights available

See TLV to MSP flights

Destination alternative #2: La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE) in La Crosse, WI

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from RST
  • Usually 8.97% less expensive than RST
  • 2-layover flights available

See TLV to LSE flights

Destination alternative #3: The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from RST
  • Usually 0.53% less expensive than RST
  • 2-layover flights available

See TLV to CID flights


Flight Hacking TLV to RST

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 TLV to RST — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (TLV > BOS > RST)

  • Price for both tickets: $866
  • Average savings: $166 (16.09%)

See TLV to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (TLV > EWR > RST)

  • Price for both tickets: $875
  • Average savings: $157 (15.17%)

See TLV to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (TLV > LGA > RST)

  • Price for both tickets: $897
  • Average savings: $135 (13.04%)

See TLV to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, El Al, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6230 miles or 10026 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Tel Aviv and Rochester, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from TLV to RST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code RST
Destination airport name Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 43.9
Longitude -92.5


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