A first: Direct service on Jerusalem - Tel Aviv high-speed rail

For the first time ever, high-speed rail line from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv has direct train without stop-over in Ben Gurion Airport.Hezki Baruch, 12/18/2019, 9:46 AM

Rocket hits railway track, halting service

Trains to Be'er Sheva canceled as rocket strikes track at Goral junction. Service to resume after repairs are completed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2019, 2:40 PM

Gaza area schools closed, train service disrupted

17 rockets fired towards Israel, three intercepted by the Iron Dome, one caused damage to a building No injuring reported.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2018, 11:58 AM

Watch: Train almost smashes car in central Israel

Disaster averted at last moment, after driver is apparently distracted by phone and fails to notice warnings of oncoming train.Tal Polon, 11/1/2018, 2:08 PM

High speed Jerusalem-Tel Aviv rail opens to the public

Civilian passengers take first trip on 100 MPH train connecting capital with Ben Gurion Airport.AFP, 9/25/2018, 4:31 PM

PM test runs Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train

'Historic moment in link between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 6:30 PM

Test runs for Jerusalem-Tel Aiv train line to begin

PM Netanyahu, Transportation Minister Katz, inaugurate test runs for new Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train line.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 9:57 AM

Next stop: Tapuah Junction

Transportation Minister Katz approves extension of train line connecting central Israel to Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 5/31/2018, 10:21 AM

Man killed in train accident in northern Israel

One man hit and killed by train near Haifa, forcing partial closure of rail line.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2018, 1:07 PM

Bedouin man arrested for placing rocks on train tracks

Police arrest, bring to court, 25-year-old Bedouin male resident of Tel Sheva, for placing rocks on train tracks near Be'er Sheva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2018, 11:18 AM

Opening of new Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train - delayed

Following warnings that new high-speed train linking Jerusalem to Tel Aviv may not be safe, Transportation Min. delays opening till Sukkot.David Rosenberg, 3/5/2018, 2:05 PM

Opening of Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train route delayed by six months

Express train connecting Jerusalem to Tel Aviv will begin running six months late, reports say.Orly Harari, 2/21/2018, 11:36 AM

Report: Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train may not be safe

Safety experts, engineers, warn that Jerusalem-Tel Aviv express line is not yet safe to use.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2018, 1:27 PM

Watch: Trial run of 'King David' Jerusalem express train

Transportation minister participates in trial run of Tel Aviv-Jerusalem high speed train, set to open at the end of March.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2018, 1:55 PM

Revolutionary: 28 minutes from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv

Transportation Minister Katz says long-awaited express train connecting Jerusalem and Tel Aviv will be ready before Pesach.Chana Roberts, 1/10/2018, 9:09 AM

Germany’s railway names train after Anne Frank

Social media erupts after Deutsche Bahn names train after well-known teen who perished in Nazi death camp after being deported by train.JTA, 10/30/2017, 7:29 PM

Second suspect arrested over London train bombing

Police say a 21-year-old man was arrested in Hounslow shortly before midnight last night.Tal Polon, 9/17/2017, 10:36 AM

Watch: Train smashes into truck

Speeding train destroys truck stalled on the tracks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2017, 12:55 PM

Haredim score victory: Rail work cancelled for coming Shabbat

PM, Infrastructure Minister meet with haredi MKs, agree to preserve status quo on Shabbat.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2017, 8:01 PM

Fire in Haifa's Carmelit subway injures one

Haifa subway cars catch fire, smoke inhalation injures oneArutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2017, 6:22 PM

Israel Railways train goes up in flames

An Israel Railways train crew evacuated passengers when a mystery fire broke out in one of the cars.Rachel Kaplan, 8/25/2016, 5:16 PM

Tel Aviv-Jerusalem fast train on track for 2018

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz says fast train connection between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on track to launch in early 2018.JTA, 8/22/2016, 6:00 AM

'Gold train' dig to separate fact from fiction?

Treasure hunters in Poland start digging for a hidden train long rumored to be filled with Nazi gold from the end of World War II.JTA, 8/17/2016, 3:54 AM

Coming soon: Train line to Meron

New train will provide travelers an alternative route to popular pilgrimage site.David Rosenberg, 7/19/2016, 4:36 PM

Uproar over train work scheduled for Shabbat

Jewish Home MK, Deputy Mayor of Ra'anana write ministers demanding work be stopped due to Israel's status as a Jewish state.Benny Toker, 5/10/2016, 3:55 PM

'Shabbat Train Shutdown Deri's Personal Agenda'

Transport Ministry officials say latest decision reflects Economy Minister's tendency to 'shirk all responsibilities.'Tova Dvorin, 9/27/2015, 1:13 PM

Polish Official Believes Nazi 'Gold Train' Exists

Polish Deputy Culture Minister says he has seen an image to prove the discovery of an armored Nazi train missing since World War II.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/28/2015, 8:38 PM

France to Honor Train Heroes with Highest Accolade

French President Francois Hollande to present three Americans and a Briton with medal in recognition of their bravery in train attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2015, 5:12 AM

European Train Shooter was Flagged as a Jihadist

Obama lauds 3 American 'heroes' on vacation who overpowered Moroccan Spaniard who was on jihadist list; 'he had no chance.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2015, 8:31 PM

Train Workers Sabotage Engines in Work Dispute

Israel Railways complains Train Workers Council ordered workers to sabotage IC3 engines in privatization dispute; Council slams 'lies.'Ari Yashar, 12/23/2014, 6:29 PM

Suspected Arson Terror Shuts Down Haifa Trains

Massive fire blazes just south of Haifa, closes trains and covers coastal highway in heavy smoke; two other fires break out in north.Ari Yashar, 7/4/2014, 2:18 PM

Public Transportation Prices to Rise January 1

Public transportation prices in Israel will be going up starting January 1 by an average of 4.7%, the Transport Ministry said Sunday.David Lev, 12/22/2013, 5:15 PM

Metro New York's Subway, Trains Down 'For Days'

Hurricane Sandy has totally paralyzed the underground system used by New Yorkers for more than a century to travel the city.Chana Ya'ar, 10/31/2012, 11:59 AM

Court Orders Train Workers Back

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

Israel Tries to Improve Service

Israel is slowly learning to be a service society, but it's hard in a cultural melting pot. The courts have decided to speed up the process.David Lev, 11/4/2010, 2:21 PM

Yesha Train Network Planned

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz (Likud) says: Freeze soon be thawed, and train routes are being planned in Judea and Samaria.Hillel Fendel, 8/26/2010, 11:25 AM