Boarding a train while carrying a surfboard is permitted for all railway lines as follows:

  • Sunday to Thursday – from 09:00 until 15:00, and from 19:00 to 06:00 (following day).
  • Friday – through all hours of activity.
  •  vening following the Sabbath – no surfboards allowed.


Types of surfboards allowed for boarding a train:

  • You may board a train with surfboards or body boards only.
  • ​You may not bring any other types of boards including longboards, paddleboards and windsurfing boards.


Safety instructions:

  • Carry the board inside its designated and closed carrying bag.
  • Stand at the train car entrance throughout the train ride while holding the board in a vertical position.



Israel Railway officials are authorized to prohibit the boarding of any type of surfboard if they believe that the surfboard is liable to endanger the safety of passengers.