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Temporary closure of the Tel Aviv - University Station on Friday September 24, 2021

Due to locally concentrated work to raise the height of the railway track at the Tel Aviv - University station, in order to improve the service by reducing the size of the boarding gap from the platform to the train, the station will be temporarily closed for service only on Friday, September 24, 2021.

  • Trains on the Be’er Sheva - Hertsliya line, which stop every Friday and Saturday evening at the station, will not stop during this period.
  • For passengers traveling to or from the Tel Aviv - University Station, free of charge transfer shuttles will be operated from / to the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center Station.
  • Train traffic at the Tel Aviv - University Station will revert to normal on Saturday evening, September 25, 2021, upon the resumption of service.

  • It is recommended to remain updated with respect to trip times through the trip route planning.
  • It is mandatory to wear a mask inside the trains and in enclosed spaces at the train stations. Passengers are required to wear a mask throughout the journey and to maintain social distancing.


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.