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El Al Israel Airlines Baggage allowance and fee

IATA : LY

ICAO : ELY

CallSign : ELAL

Founded : 1948

Key people : David Brodet (Chairman) | Gonen Usishkin (CEO) | Eli Rozenberg (Controlling shareholder)

Country : Israel

Office Address : PO Box 41 Ben Gurion Airport Lod, 70100 Israel

City :

State :

Zip Code : 70100

Phone number : 1 (800) 223-6700

Official Website :

Personal item and Carry on

Economy class passengers can take 1 bag of 8 Kg as carry-on baggage.  Business-class passengers can take 2 bags of total 20 Kg weight and for Premium passengers, 2 bags weighing 12 Kg total but each bag cannot be more than 8 Kg. All baggage should have a linear measurement of 115cm. All passengers are allowed to take only 1 item as a personal item like a laptop bag, purse, camera bag, diaper bag, etc. Measurement of the personal item should be within 30 cm X 38 cm X 18 cm.

Checked baggage

Business-class passengers can take 2 bags of a total of 2 Kg each. The Premium passengers are allowed 2 bags weighing 32 Kg each but Economy class passengers can take 1 bag of 23 Kg as check-in baggage. All baggage should have a maximum linear dimension of 158cm.

Additional or Excess baggage


Baggage Allowance Weight Dimensions
Carry-on baggage 1 piece (economy class)
2 pieces (premium class)
2 pieces (business class)
8 Kg each
12 Kg overall
20 Kg overall
115cm(for all)
Checked baggage

1 piece (economy class)
2 pieces (premium class)
2 pieces (business class)

23 Kg each(economy and premium)
32 Kg each(business)
158cm (for all)

 

El Al Israel Airlines Baggage Fees & Allowance FAQ's

1. Which items are considered as personal item?

Diaper bags, laptop bags, purse, camera bags are some of the items that can be carried as personal item.

2. Which are the prohibited items that I cannot take with me while boarding the flight?

Items which are flammable, radioactive, toxic, corrosive and explosive are strictly forbidden to be carried in the aircraft.

3. What is the fee I have to give for carrying excess baggage?
Baggage Type Up to 3 hours to departure 3 Hours or Less to departure
The first piece of excess baggage​ $95 $110
2 - 5 excess baggage $185 $200
​​23-32 Kg overweight ​​​ $95 $110
​​Oversized baggage(158-277 cm) $185 $200

The given above EL AL Israel excess baggage allowance table will help you out with the excess baggage fee as per route and departure timing.

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