Eilat Railroad to be Built, Despite Environmentalist Opposition

Israelis will soon be able to travel to Eilat by train, after the National Building Commission approved construction of the line.David Lev, 3/6/2013, 2:43 AM

Israel Railways Upgrading Its Double-Deck Coach Cars

Israel Railways has just added 72 more cars to an order for 150 double-deck coaches, with latest delivery expected between 2014-2015. Chana Ya'ar, 9/27/2012, 11:45 AM

Periphery Home Bargains Fast Disappearing, Experts Say

There are still bargains to be had in Israeli real estate, but they won't last long, experts said, as more Israelis move to the peripheryDavid Lev, 9/5/2012, 2:15 AM

Updating Southern Infrastructure: New Rail Lines to Tel Aviv

The state has decided to upgrade infrastructure in the southern region, cutting travel time to central Israel in half with a new train line.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 7:07 PM

Italian Company Sold Technology to Syria - and Israel

An Italian company revealed to have sold technology to Syria also won an Israel Railways tender.Elad Benari, 7/6/2012, 3:15 AM

Soldiers Warned of Loose Lips on Railway

New IDF campaign focuses on soldiers in railway stations, warns them not to talk about military matters.Gil Ronen, 6/12/2012, 1:35 PM

The Histadrut Blasts Katz on Israel Railways Impasse

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz's hint that he may shut down Israel Railways to restructure it has infuriated the Histadrut.Gabe Kahn., 3/6/2012, 2:12 AM

Court Orders Striking Railways Employees Back to Work

Employees' union had sets no time limit on strike. Court wants them working by 9:00.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2012, 9:17 AM

Partial Railway Strike Despite Court Order

Rishon LeTzion – Hod HaSharon not operating on schedule, as Israel Railways employees threaten tougher measures.Gil Ronen, 2/13/2012, 2:13 PM

Video: The Train is Coming to Jerusalem

Arutz Sheva was present as workers began boring the railway tunnels that will connect Jerusalem to Tel AvivGil Ronen, 2/6/2012, 2:35 PM

IDF, Railways Pleased with New Sunday Bus Arrangement

Over 6,000 soldiers took 243 buses to their bases Sunday, in an attempt to alleviate pressure on trains.Gil Ronen, 1/23/2012, 4:47 PM

Thousands of Soldiers to Get 'Late Passes' Sunday

Soldiers, used to riding the trains for free, will now be taking buses Sunday morning - and the army is expecting many to come in late.David Lev, 1/20/2012, 12:14 AM

Workers Disrupt Train in 'Work to Rule’ Strike

Despite a court order blocking work sanctions, train employees continue disruptions in “work to rule” strike.Maayana Miskin, 9/25/2011, 9:49 AM

Train Strike Leads to 'Bus Man's (Busy) Holiday'

The government has ordered an increase in the number of intercity buses to ensure that a train strike doesn't cripple the country.Chana Ya'ar, 9/22/2011, 10:51 AM

No Railway Strike Till July

Labor Court told Israel Railway workers they can't strike before July 1. They and management were ordered to negotiate for the next two weeks.Chana Ya'ar, 5/16/2011, 9:51 PM

Controversy as German Company Backs out of Israel Project

German national railways backs out of Israel train line project following pressure from left. Holocaust survivors critical.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 1:20 PM

Jailed Railway Workers Released, Blocked from Maccabim

Ten Israel Railways workers have been released from jail after being held overnight for protests at the board chairman's home.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 5:00 PM

Police: Keep Railway Workers in Jail

Police have asked the court to keep nine Israel Railways workers in jail, including the head of the union.Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 10:26 AM

Striking Railway Workers Ordered Back to Work

Israel Railway workers walked out Wednesday around 10:30 PM in a wildcat strike, leaving trains motionless. Chana Ya'ar, 5/12/2011, 10:03 AM

PA Threatens to Derail Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Train Route

The PA warns Israel it will use “all legal and diplomatic” means to stop planned tracks from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem passing through Samaria.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/7/2010, 3:57 PM

7 Family Members Killed in Train-Minibus Collision

Seven members of the same family were killed in Thursday's crash between a train and a minibus near Kiryat Gat.Maayana Miskin and Elad Benari, 8/6/2010, 5:02 AM

Israelis Develop Warning System to Prevent Train Wrecks

Tel Aviv University researchers are helping to develop a high-tech early-warning system to preventing train wrecks and keeping terror off track.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/27/2010, 11:20 AM

Park n’ Ride: Israel Railways Plugs in to Electric Car Project

Israel Railways is hooking up with the electric car project “A Better Place” and will provide battery rechargers for “park ‘n ride” passengers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/11/2009, 4:08 PM