Good News for Tourists Going Between Ben Gurion Airport and Jerusalem
The fast Jerusalem line to the Ben Gurion Airport will have expanded hours of operation.
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Israel Railways extended its operating hours from the Yitzhak Navon station in Jerusalem to the Ben Gurion airport on Sunday to Thursday until 9:30 pm and on Saturday night until 10:54 pm. The operating hours from the Ben-Gurion Airport station to Jerusalem will be on Sundays through Thursdays until 9:31 pm, and on Saturday night until 11:06 pm.
The train ride will cost half price — 17 shekels — from Jerusalem to Ben Gurion Airport. The train ride from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv with a change at the airport will cost 22 shekels. The price will increase with the time.
The train trip takes about 22 minutes. The expansion of Israel Railways' fast-track line is good news for tourists who previously had to use alternative routes that were much longer and often more expensive.