'I'm afraid to drive through haredi neighborhoods'

Egged bus driver describes attack by anti-draft radicals during protest last week.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 10:49 PM

Woman caught in bus trunk with legs hanging outside

Woman traveling 143 bus finds herself trapped in very dangerous situation, only rescued after a several minutes.Mordechai Sones, 10/10/2017, 10:49 PM

Bus chaos at the Tomb of the Prophet Samuel

Worshipers visiting Samuel's Tomb complain that Egged bus company doesn't meet demand of visitors to site. Egged: We are increasing service.Haim Lev and Hezki Baruch, 8/9/2017, 8:23 PM

'Free rides' for reserve soldiers are often not free

Reservists now receive travel coupons via the internet, but Egged doesn't always honor them. Egged claims they've received no complaints.Shimon Cohen, 5/3/2017, 11:56 AM

Strike to shut down bus service across Israel

Egged bus lines to shut down on Tuesday as part of general strike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2017, 1:19 PM

Egged to strike on Tuesday

Histadrut chairman warns of nation-wide Egged strike on Tuesday, unless ministers decide to 'right the wrongs.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2017, 7:20 AM

Egged driver returns lost $20,000 to owner

Driver finds forgotten bag during routine security inspection, returns bag to owners by the end of the day.Ido Ben Porat, 2/27/2017, 10:53 AM

Kidnapping attempt or innocent mistake?

A teenage girl travelling towards Dolev noticed the driver travelling towards PA.She screamed and he then reversed. Egged: Driver's mistakeBenny Toker, 11/17/2016, 1:58 PM

Egged bus drivers threaten to 'shut down the country'

'If the government doesn't deliver subsidies by next week,' demonstrators warn, 'we will shut the country down.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 1:27 PM

Strike to shut down public transportation after Yom Kippur?

Bus strike in offing as Histadrut declares labor dispute after government refuses to renew subsidies.Gary Willig, 10/5/2016, 1:19 PM

Egged adds more buses in lieu of train

The Egged bus company bolsters bus service following as Haifa-Tel Aviv train line temporarily shut down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2016, 10:02 AM

Driver responsible for Highway 1 crash charged with manslaughter

Haim Bitton, the Egged driver whose accident killed six people, is charged with manslaughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 10:49 AM

Bus bursts into flames in Jerusalem

Panic in the capital: Egged bus catches fire in Gilo, causing all passengers to be evacuated.Ari Yashar, 4/13/2016, 12:02 PM

Police to recommend trying senior Egged officials

Investigation winds down: police are to ask that driver in lethal bus crash be tried, as well as 'negligent' officials who knew his record.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 8:58 PM

Senior Egged officials under suspicion for deadly 402 bus crash

Police summon four senior Egged officials for questioning over crash that killed six.Haim Lev, 3/1/2016, 2:03 PM

Egged knew about dangerous bus driver, yet did nothing

Chaim Biton hit private car on Jerusalem-Tel Aviv route a few months ago. Egged paid damages and let him return to the wheel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 9:08 PM

Egged on defensive over 'reckless' bus driver's previous crash

After revelations of Route 402 crash driver's previous record of careless driving, Egged responds: 'he paid his debt, is fully licensed.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 3:22 PM

Egged strike averted at the last moment following marathon talks

Histadrut and Egged management agree that drivers' wages will increase, thus averting a strike.Ido Ben Porat, 1/18/2016, 1:45 AM

Katz: Leftist Clamoring for Shabbat Buses 'Just Politics'

There will be no public transportation on Shabbat, Transport Minister Yisrael Katz said Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 4/8/2015, 5:20 PM

Buses Rolled Freely on Shabbat, Report Charges

Mass violations of the Sabbath by bus drivers took place, with the blessing of government officials, a newspaper charged.Yaakov Levi, 3/29/2015, 5:22 PM

Egged to Strike Monday

Commuters who travel by bus in much of Israel will have to find another way to get around Monday, as Egged goes on strike for a day.Moshe Cohen, 1/25/2015, 9:49 AM

Riots as Arab Bus Driver's Death Blamed on 'Settlers'

Police report suicide after Arab Egged driver found in capital hanged with no signs of violence on him; claims of foul-play spark riots.Ari Yashar, 11/17/2014, 11:59 AM

Judea-Samaria Residents Say Bus Changes Put Them in Harm's Way

Direct lines to Jerusalem hurt more than they help, residents say - forcing them to disembark in hotspots of Arab violence.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/12/2014, 5:48 PM

Major Upgrade to Judea-Samaria Public Transport

18 bus lines added to the region as impractical bus system is overhauled; Ministry of Transport cites security considerations.Tova Dvorin, 11/4/2014, 3:32 PM

Egged Hopes to Keep Buses Rolling, Despite Cost-Cutting Plan

The directorate of the Egged cooperative, which operates buses throughout Israel, on Monday voted in some cost-cutting measures.Moshe Cohen, 10/6/2014, 8:26 PM

Jerusalem Bus Ads Ignore Extremists, Features Women's Faces

Following a 4-year legal battle, Egged buses are carrying the advertisments despite concern over extremist backlash.Meir Sela, Gil Ronen, 10/5/2014, 8:39 PM

Egged Sues State for NIS 55 million Over Disengagement Losses

Egged, the bus company says, was one of the biggest losers in the 2006 disengagement - and it's still waiting for state compensation.Yaakov Levi, 6/9/2014, 6:45 PM

Egged Drops 'Omer Count' on Buses After Criticism

Bus company decides to halt a notification service that reminds passengers to 'count the Omer,' after criticism of 'irrelevant information'.Yaakov Levi, 4/27/2014, 5:47 PM

Jerusalem Cleanup Still Underway

Transportation, schools, municipal services slowly return to normal; mayor Nir Barkat praises community efforts in storm's wake.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2013, 8:39 PM

Snowstorm Updates; Predictions of Unprecedented Snowfall

Ministry of Transportation urges drivers to stay home as they attempt to clear Jerusalem roads; regional updates for Negev and other areas.Tova Dvorin, 12/13/2013, 12:12 PM

'This is Attempted Murder'

Rabbi recalls moment his bus came under attack in latest violent incident near Jerusalem; says attacks common, calls for police presence.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 12/9/2013, 8:31 PM

MKs: Government Strict with Yeshivas – but Buses Get Billions

MKs take Finance Ministry to task over massive subsidies for Egged bus company.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2013, 3:33 PM

Jerusalem Bus Station: Most Polluted Air in Israel

Court injunction issued against Egged and Jerusalem Bus Station operators due to "alarming" pollution levels endangering public health.Adam Ross, 10/8/2013, 6:41 PM

Report: Secular Man on Bus Hit Hareidi Who Asked Woman to Move

Police: a secular man punched a hareidi man who asked a woman to move to the back seats of a Jerusalem bus. Bus company's version differs.Gil Ronen, 8/8/2013, 7:23 PM

Road Terror in Jerusalem’s Old City; Baby Hurt

More terror at the entrance to Jerusalem's Old City, as Arabs hurl large rocks at an Egged bus near the Damascus Gate.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 4:17 PM

Elections Preparation in Gear: Buses Ready

Egged is preparing its buses for a high-demand day. Some eligible for free travel. Maayana Miskin, 1/20/2013, 4:51 PM

1 Dead in Tragic Egged Bus Accident on Highway 6

One passenger was killed in a tragic accident Wednesday when a chunk of metal flew from a truck and slammed into an Egged bus on Highway 6. Chana Ya'ar, 11/28/2012, 2:30 PM

Fifth Day of Strike: Bus Service Limited

General strike, Day 5: Garbage piles up, Egged reduces bus service, but trains are running and planes are flying.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/12/2012, 7:59 AM

Police Vow 'Zero Tolerance' on Discrimination Against Women

Israel Police Commissioner Yochanan Danino vows a "zero tolerance" policy on discrimination against women in public venues.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2011, 9:17 PM

New Palestinian Authority Gimmick: Occupy ‘Settler’ Buses

The Palestinian Authority and the International Solidarity Movement plan a new gimmick – occupying “settler” buses in a “Freedom Ride.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/13/2011, 11:41 AM

Left-Wing Attempt to End Yesha Security Bus Subsidy Fails

“How I wish the security situation didn’t require these buses,” retorted MK Uri Ariel (NU) to Meretz MK Zehava Gal-on David ben Yacov, 7/28/2011, 2:10 PM

Egged Beats Euro Rivals For Amsterdam Service

Israel's Egged Group has beat out three European carriers in its bid to provide public bus service in Amsterdam.Gabe Kahn., 4/7/2011, 5:15 AM

New Bus Line Connects Eastern Jerusalem’s Jews

A new Egged bus line in eastern Jerusalem aims to connect the area's Jewish communities.Zalman Nelson, 10/18/2009, 12:25 PM