Air Seychelles has today announced that the airline will be adjusting its flight schedule on the Tel Aviv route following new quarantine requirements to be implemented in Israel for all returning travellers effective 26 December, 2020.

Between 28 December, 2020 until 22 January, 2021 the airline will scale down its services to operate only two flights per week between Israel and the Seychelles.

The twice weekly service will depart from Tel Aviv every Tuesday and Wednesday evenings whilst the returning flight from Seychelles will operate on Monday and Wednesday nights.

The airline will maintain its five weekly flights for this week as scheduled whilst flights on 29 December, 2020 and 1 January, 2021 have been cancelled.

Monitoring the situation in the market, the airline anticipates to resume its full Tel Aviv schedule of five flights per week as from 25 January, 2021 onwards.

Travellers already in the Seychelles affected by this service change are advised to contact their travel agents or Air Seychelles Office via email at, or call +2484391000 for assistance.

Travellers can opt for unlimited date change to rebook and fly at a later time with no penalty fee or reissuance fees until 31 December, 2021. Any applicable fare difference will apply.

Full refund can also be requested for those who wish to cancel their reservation.

Flight schedule between Tel Aviv and Seychelles between 28 December, 2020 and 22 January, 2021:

Flight #OriginDestinationDepartArriveFrequency
HM021Tel AvivSeychelles2325hrs0745hrsTuesday and Wednesday
HM022SeychellesTel Aviv1730hrs2150hrsMonday and Wednesday


About Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. As the main driver of tourism in Seychelles, it is a core pillar of the national economy.

The airline offers international flights to Johannesburg, Mauritius, Mumbai and Tel Aviv as well as charter services on demand. On the domestic network, Air Seychelles operates daily domestic flights between Mahe and Praslin as well as charter services throughout the archipelago.

In 2020, Air Seychelles won the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards. The full service carrier was also recognized as ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class’ and ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew ’at World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Winners Day.