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

The Seychelles' national carrier was incorporated in 1977 and was formally named 'Air Seychelles' in 1978. The airline began long-haul operations in 1983 and continues to remain one of the tourism pillars contributing towards the island's strongest growing economic sector.

In 2021, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew . The airline also marked a historic milestone at the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards for having its premium lounge recognised for the first time ever as ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline Lounge 2021’.