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Fully-vaccinated travellers from Israel can now fly to Hong Kong

Fully-vaccinated travellers from Israel can now fly to Hong Kong

Regular non-stop flights from Tel Aviv to Hong Kong are operating in August

Following the new guidelines of the Hong Kong Government, fully-vaccinated business and leisure travellers departing Israel can now enter Hong Kong. On arrival in Hong Kong, travellers with a positive serology test can reduce their compulsory quarantine to seven days, while others will quarantine for 14 days.

Furthermore, the Israeli Ministry of Health in Israel has updated their guidelines regarding self-isolation on return from a foreign trip. Fully-vaccinated travellers returning from Hong Kong to Israel will only be asked to complete a Covid-19 test on arrival and wait for a negative result at Ben Gurion Airport. They will not be asked to self-isolate. 

600 seats to Asia Pacific from USD1,064

The Cathay Pacific flights will be operated by the airline’s newest, state-of-the-art Airbus A350 aircraft, featuring Business, Premium Economy and Economy Class cabins.

In August, Cathay Pacific will be operating passenger flights on a bi-weekly basis every Thursday (12 August and 26 August), offering up to 600 seats to Asia Pacific.

Prices for Economy starts from: USD1,064; Premium Economy starts from USD1,984 and Business starts from USD3,895.

Flights are now available for booking via & travel agents.

Ed Fotheringham, Cathay Pacific’s Regional Head of Marketing and Sales, Europe, says: “If you have friends to visit or business to do in Hong Kong, from 9 August, fully vaccinated non-Hong Kong residents travelling from Israel will be able to enter Hong Kong.

Our Cathay Care commitment of enhanced wellbeing measures across your entire journey, also comes with free Covid-19 insurance, so you can travel with peace of mind on board and on the ground.”

Flight schedule* for August 2021 connecting Tel Aviv-Hong Kong, and beyond

Operation Dates Routing Service Departure & Arrival Times
12, 26 August Tel Aviv to Hong Kong CX676 14:35 – 05:40 (Next Day)

Covid-safe operations

Providing a safe travel environment has remained the airline’s absolute priority throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. An array of hygiene measures has been introduced across all aspects of the journey under the airline’s Cathay Care commitment.

Passengers transiting to other destinations in Asia Pacific

Passengers will be able to transit through Hong Kong if their itinerary is contained in a single booking, provided that they meet entry requirements at their final destination, and that the connection time between flights is within 24 hours. Please view Cathay Pacific’s Coronavirus (Covid-19) FAQs for more information.

* All flight dates and times are local. Services subject to change. Flight schedule is final on