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Closing for Service of the Be’er Sheva Center Station, June 11, 2022

Dear passengers,
As part of the annual maintenance plan, infrastructure works will be carried out for the maintenance, upgrade and replacement of the track at the Be’er Sheva Center station. Due to this, the Be’er Sheva Center station will be closed for service, from Saturday evening, June 11, 2022 at 22:00 until Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 5:00 AM.

  • Trains whose destination or origin is the Be’er Sheva Center station, will begin and end their journey at the Be'er Sheva North University station.
  • A free shuttle service will be operated between Be'er Sheva Center and Be'er Sheva North University stations.

Train traffic in the area will return to normal on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 5:00 AM.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

  • It is recommended to remain updated regarding trip times, at the Journey Planner



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.