The Holy City, is a place of pilgrimage for the Muslim, Christian and Jewish religions, but whatever their spirituality, people from all over the world are drawn to holiday in Jerusalem, the city with a sacred heart. The relatively small area of the Old City is arguably one of the most atmospheric ancient walled enclaves remaining in the world.

Direct Flights to Jerusalem, Israel

Direct Flights to Jerusalem, Israel
Steeped in over 3000 years of history and an important spiritual and holy centre to Judaism, Christianity and Islam, the city of Jerusalem is a fascinating place to visit.

Explore the maze of ancient bazaars and alleyways and ancient architecture which have survived the test of time as well as political unrest and discover the Old City, the City of David as well as East and West Jerusalem.

The closest main international airport is located at Tel Aviv, just 25 miles from Jerusalem. Direct flights to Jerusalem, Israel from the UK can be found on airlines including British Airways and El Al Israel Airlines. Low cost flights to Jerusalem, Israel are also popular on Jet2 and easyJet.

Cheap flights to Jerusalem, Israel

The oldest part of Jerusalem is the City of David - a Canaanite settlement taken by King David over 3000 years ago is the site where many of the famous Bible stories took place. Discover the hidden tunnels and springs and ancient fortresses many of which are still being uncovered.

The famous Gates of Damascus lie at the entrance to the Old City and date back to the 16th Century. The Old City contains a wealth of sacred sites including the Western Wall and the iconic gold plated Dome of the Rock within its huge walls as well as colourful and evocative markets and bazaars.

Head to East Jerusalem to visit the Garden Tomb which is believed by many to be the site of Jesus’ crucifixion and peruse the local museums. Don’t miss the newly renovated Israel Museum with its huge collection of cultural artefacts and priceless works of art.

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For some of the cheapest flights to Jerusalem, Israel, also consider flying on airlines which have indirect flights into Jerusalem with a short transit en route such as Swiss, Air France, Iberia and Lufthansa.

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Jerusalem Climate

Jerusalem Climate
Jerusalem is situated at a relatively high altitude, and therefore experiences quite cold, wet winters with occasional light snowfalls. By contrast summers are dry and warm, with low humidity and temperatures averaging around 75F (24C), making for pleasant bright days. During autumn and spring a hot desert wind called the sharav is common.