Cheap Alitalia Flights

Alitalia is one the favorite airlines in Israel. As one of the big players in Europe, they have 33 weekly flights from Tel Aviv to Leonardo da Vinci Airport in Fiumicino near Rome. When you compare flight via Skyscanner, you will be able to find great connections to many of the 90 destinations of Alitalia, which flies to 41 countries. Amongst the top destinations from Tel Aviv, you can find cheap flights to New York, London, Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo and many more destinations. Starting May 2017 Alitalia will have a daily direct flight from Tel Aviv to Athens, creating more competition over this route and helping lowering ticket prices. Alitalia is a member of the SkyTeam Alliance and is also part of the Transatlantic Joint Venture along with Delta, Air France, and KLM.

The information provided in this page is correct as of January 2017

Why Fly With Alitalia

How to Check-in:

You can check yourself in online starting two days before departure. You will receive your boarding pass and will be able to print it. The online check-in period will be closed two hours before your flight. After the online check-in, you will not be able to cancel it or make changes via the website. On some flights, you can use a mobile check-in. This service is not offered for flights from Tel Aviv, but if your return flight departs from Athens, Barcelona or London, you may do so. Please note that this service is not offered for children under the age of 11 or passengers who need special assistance. Alitalia also offers fast check-in via automated kiosks, which are available in some Italian airports as well as large airports throughout Europe and Japan. However, this service is not available for flights departing from Ben Gurion Airport. Elite members of the MilleMiglia, frequent flier program, can also use the Telecheck-in service, starting from four hours before departure. Once again, the service is not offered on flights departing from Israel.

Baggage Allowances and Fees:

Each passenger is entitled to one carry-on item measuring up to 55x35x25 cm and weighing up to 8 kg. You may also bring with you one more accessory such as a handbag, a laptop or a briefcase. Checked luggage allowance is based on your route and travel class. Light fare ticket has no free baggage allowance, so you would have to purchase it in advance. Economy Cass passengers can check-in one item of up to 23 kg. Economy plus can bring 2x23kg luggage. Business travellers have an allowance of 2x32kg. In any case, the sum of the bag’s dimensions shouldn’t exceed 158cm. Overweight baggage will be subject to fees of $60-100. Oversized bags will be charged with $60-300, depending on the route and ticket class.


When you fly with Alitalia, you can expect a decent amount of legroom, generally between 76 and 89 cm in Economy. Legroom on Business Class differs based on aircraft. You can choose your seat for free when you check-in. If you want extra legroom, you may buy preferred seat for a fee which varies between €25-85 per passenger per flight. That fee will buy you extra 12-91cm.

Booking Fees

With Alitalia, there is a $10 service charge when you book online. This is much cheaper than booking via Alitalia’s call center or at the airport’s counter. As always, Skyscanner does not add any additional fees of any kind. You can pay for your ticket and extra services with Visa, MasterCard or American Express.

Service on Board

On Alitalia flights, you can choose your favorite meal from a wide range of options. If you need any special meal, such as a particular diet, vegan or Kosher food, you can order it. Economy passengers can enjoy an inclusive snack or a light meal depending on the duration of the flight. There are also free drinks, tea, and coffee. If you can’t sleep during the flight, you can enjoy the entertainment system with more than 45 movies, TV shows, cartoons and video games. Enjoy shopping up in the sky via Griffair catalogue, and buy gifts for your friends and family.


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