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News and updates about Public Transporation

The benefits of age: Free bus rides for individuals aged 75+

Starting this summer, elderly citizens aged 75 and up will be able to travel for free, while those 60+ will be charged just NIS 112.5/month.

The benefits of age: Free bus rides for individuals aged 75+

Free public transportation on election day

Free bus, train, trips expected to encourage Israelis to go out and vote.

Free public transportation on election day

New central bus station to be built in Bnei Brak

New central bus station expected to be constructed within five years, serve metro line as well as intercity buses.

New central bus station to be built in Bnei Brak

Coming soon: Charge your Rav Kav using an ATM

Passengers in Be'er Sheva charge their Rav Kav cards via ATM as government sets up similar machines in the rest of Israel.

Coming soon: Charge your Rav Kav using an ATM

Discounts for special needs students through age 21

Israel's special education students will be eligible for student discounts on public transportation until they reach the age of 21.

Discounts for special needs students through age 21

Jerusalem to get additional 'Rav Kav' machines

Haredi MK pushes Jerusalem transportation committee to expedite placement of additional Rav Kav machines.

Jerusalem to get additional 'Rav Kav' machines

72% favor public transportion on Shabbat

Poll shows majority of Israeli Jewish public support operation of public buses, trains on Shabbat.

72% favor public transportation on Shabbat

Price of public transportation to go down

Ministers Kahlon and Deri make good on their promise to lower cost of public transportation and gas.

Price of public transportation to go down across the country

Egged busses to strike nationwide Monday

Drivers claim their wages are the lowest among Israeli public transport, take action after 'negotiations blew up.'

Egged busses to strike nationwide Monday

Driver asked to 'stop smoking' and was attacked

Two young men attacked a Tel Aviv bus driver and broke the arm of a passenger. The reason: they were asked to stop smoking.

Driver asked to 'stop smoking' and was attacked

‘Superbus’ on strike Thursday

All normal operating lines will be halted Thursday from 4 a.m. to midnight affecting both Emerkim and Jerusalem routes.

‘Superbus’ on strike Thursday

Updating Southern Infrastructure: New Trains to TA

The state has decided to upgrade infrastructure in the southern region, cutting travel time to central Israel in half with a new train line.

Updating Southern Infrastructure: New Rail Lines to Tel Aviv