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Temporary suspension of train service between the Akko and Nahariya stations


And closing of the Karmiel-Haifa Hof Hacarmel line, due to track upgrade work


  • The Nahariya Station will be closed from 00:01 on the night of Thursday, 12 September 2019 through the end of service on Friday, 13 September 2019.
  • The Karmiel-Haifa Hof Hacarmel line will not operate from 00:01 on the night of Thursday, 12 September 2019-Friday, 13 September 2019 through 04:00 on Sunday, 15 September 2019 

The following changes will be made because of the suspension of train service: 
Thursday, 12 September 2019
  • Modiin-Nahariya line – trains department from the Modiin Central Station to the Nahariya Station at 22:18 and 23:18 will terminate their journey at the Akko Station.

Friday, 13 September 2019
  • Trains in both directions on the Nahariya-Beer Sheva Central and Nahariya-Modiin Central lines will begin and terminate their journeys at the Akko Station. The Nahariya Station will be closed.
  • There will changes in train departure times between the Akko and Tel Aviv Savidor Central stations.

Saturday night, 14 September 2019 
  • Trains on the Karmiel-Haifa Hof Hacarmel/Tel Aviv Savidor Central line will not operate. The Karmiel and Ahihud stations will be closed.
  • There will changes in train departure times on the Nahariya-Beer Sheva Central and Nahariya-Modiin Central lines

Free passenger will be available

On the night of Thursday, 12 September 2019-Friday 13 September 2019
From the Akko Station to the Nahariya Station
24:50 , 01:50 , 02:30 , 03:30 , 04:30 , 05:35 , 06:45

From the Nahariya Station to the Akko Station
23:50 , 00:50 , 01:50 , 02:50 , 03:30 , 04:20

Friday 13 September 2019
From the Akko Station to the Nahariya Station
From 07:40 until 17:05 – every xx:05 and xx:40

From the Nahariya Station to the Akko Station
From 05:00 until 15:00 – every xx:20 and xx:00

Accessible shuttle service (free)
If the general shuttle service is not accessible for you, you may contact the station staff or travel coordination call center at telephone *5770 or on the website to obtain alternative accessible service.


For further information about train times and routes

Compensation during the closure
Tracks require regular maintenance, which sometimes requires the temporary closing of a rail section. If you have purchased a 30-day flexible Rav Kav or 7-day flexible Rav Kav, and you cannot travel because of a temporary closure of a track section, which was not announced on the Israel Railways website and in the stations seven days from the day the tickets were purchased, you be eligible for an extension of the use period of the ticket, depending on the type of ticket in your possession.

Pursuant to Ministry of Transport instructions:
  • The holders of student period tickets of any kind are not eligible for compensation for the closing of a track section.
  • If notification of the closing of a track section is announced on the website and at the stations 14 days before the start of the closure, holders of 7-day flexible Rav Kav will not be eligible for an extension.
  • If notification of the closing of a track section is announced on the website and at the stations 37 days before the start of the closure, holders of 30-day flexible Rav Kav will not be eligible for an extension.

For additional information, call the customer service call center by telephone, *5770.