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Free Train ride From Karmiel and Ahihud

​​​​​​​​On 20.9.2017 the new stations at Achihud and Carmiel will be opened. It will now be possible to travel directly, easily and comfortably to Haifa (35 minutes) and Tel Aviv (1 hour and 35 minutes).

We invite you to travel with us to work, to your studies, to visit the family or for a day out.

To mark the opening of the two stations, the Ministry of Transport is offering special prices for tickets so that you can enjoy a fast, comfortable journey and just sit back and enjoy the view!



If you're travelling from Carmiel, you can enjoy a benefit that's divided into two parts:


  • ​20.9.2017 – 19.12.2017 – travel to any station across the country, free of charge for three months if you purchase a ticket from Carmiel. The offer is valid only for single or return tickets purchased from Carmiel using a personal Rav Card. However, between 20.9.2017 – 13.10.2017 it will be possible to purchase single, paper tickets from Carmiel that will be valid until 13.10.17.


  • ​19.12.2017 – 20.12.2017 –50% discount for journeys to any station across the country for three months if you purchase a ticket from Carmiel. The offer is valid only for single or return tickets purchased from Carmiel using a personal Rav Card.

 

If you're travelling from Achihud, you can enjoy a benefit that's divided into two parts if you qualify as an "Achihud Traveler" 


  • ​20.9.2017 – 19.12.2017 – travel to any station across the country, free of charge for three months if you purchase a ticket from Achihud. The offer is valid only for single or return tickets purchased from Carmiel using a personal Rav Card. However, between 20.9.2017 – 13.10.2017 it will be possible to purchase single, paper tickets from Achihud that will be valid until 13.10.17.


  • 19.12.2017 – 20.12.2017 –50% discount for journeys to any station across the country for three months if you purchase a ticket from Achihud. The offer is valid only for single or return tickets purchased from Carmiel using a personal Rav Card.


Who qualifies as an "Achihud Traveler"?


  • A student studying at an institute of higher education in the applicable area.

  • All those living in the following settlements in Matte Asher:  Adamit, Ashrat, Achihud, Eilon, Afek, Bustan HaGalil, Bet HaEmek, Ben Ami, Betset, Ga'aton, Gesher HaZiv, Hanita, Yechiam, Yasur, Cabri, Clil, Kfar Masaryk, Lochamai Hebetate, Liman, Mathura, Ness Amim, Netiv HaShaiyara, Sa'ar, Evron, Ein HaMifratz, Amka, Arav el Aramsha, Rosh HaNikra, Regba, Shavai Tsion, Shomrat, Sheik Danon.

  • All those living in the following settlements in Misgav:  Avtalion, Eshchar, Gilon, Dmeide, Har Helutz, Hararit, Husniah, Harashim, Tal-El, Yuvalim, Yodfat, Yachad, Ya'ad, Kammaneh, Cammun, Lavonb, Moran, Moreshet, Michmonim, Manof, Ma'aleh Tsvia, Mitzpeh Aviv, Sallama, Atzmon-Segev, Arav el Naim, Pelech, Tsurit, Koranit, Kibbutz Eshbal, Kibbutz Kishur, Kibbutz Lotem, Ras el-ein, Rakefet, Shorashim, Schenia, Tuval.

  • All those living in the following settlements: Abu Sna'an, Tamra, Yarka, Kabul, Kaukab Abu al-Hija, Kfar Yasif, Majd al-Krum, Shaab,Julis, Etgar, Jadidia Mecher .


Please Note! All those travelling to Carmiel and Achihud from other stations will pay the full fare


How can you get a Rav Card?

  • Go to Israel Rail's web site at www.rail.co.il. Order a Rav Card simply and quickly and pick it up at the ticket office up to seven days after applying.  Only Adult tickets may be obtained via the site.  All other categories and special tickets can only be purchased at one of the issuing stations (See details below).

  • Use one of the special issuing stations found and get your Rav Card immediately (See details below).

  • Get your Rav Card immediately if you go to the Carmiel of Achihud stations from Wednesday, 20.9.2017, between the hours of 07:00 – 19:00



*An identity card is required for a Rav Card.

Loc​​ation Issuing station address Opening hours

Carmiel*​​​​

Carmiel Town Hall

100 Keren Kayemet Avenue

Sunday, Monday, Wednesday: 08:00 – 15:00

Tuesday, Thursday: 11: - 16:00

Carmiel*

BIG Center

2 Ma'aleh Cammun Street

Sunday – Thursday: 10:00 – 19:00

Majd al-Krum*

Bet HaKerem Commercial Center, next to PAZ petrol station.

Sunday – Thursday: 11:00 – 18:00

Jadeidi-Makr*

Community Center of main street opposite Bank Leumi

Sunday – Thursday: 09:00 – 16:00

Sakhnin**

Mall opposite Sakhnin College

Sunday – Thursday: 08:00 – 16:00.

Saturday: 08:00 – 16:00.

Beit Jann**

Center of town

Sunday – Thursday: 08:00 – 18:00.

Friday: 08:00 – 14:00.

Maghar**

Center of town

Saturday: 08:00 – 16:00.

Tamra**

Tamura Mall

Sunday – Thursday: 08:00 – 16:00.

Saturday: 08:00 – 16:00.

*  Stations will operate until 19.9.217.  ** Ministry of Transport "Al HaKav" stations.

 

How Do I get to the Stations?

The Ministry of Transport and the National Public Transport Authority have placed at your disposal a number of bus routes to bring you to and from the stations easily and comfortably.

To and From Carmiel

All city bus routes in Carmiel will pass and stop at the train station.

Town

Route

Operator

Amirim

147

Netiv Express

Eshbal

42

Netiv Express

Eschar

42

Netiv Express

Bi'Ina

129

Netiv Express

​Bi'Ina

65

Netiv Express

​Bi'Ina

67

Netiv Express

Beit Jann

14/15

Netiv Express

Bar Yochai

147

Netiv Express

Die el Asad

129

Netiv Express

​Die el Asad

65

Netiv Express

​Die el Asad

67

Netiv Express

Dir Hana

150

Netiv Express

​Dir Hana

60

Travels & Tourism

​Dir Hana

61

Travels & Tourism

Hazon

40

Netiv Express

Halutz

36

Netiv Express

Hatzor HaGlilit

500

Egged

​Hatzor HaGlilit

503

Egged

​Hatzor HaGlilit

509

Egged

Harashim

14/15

Netiv Express

Tiberius

56

Egged

Tefahot

149

Netiv Express

Yuvalim

42

Netiv Express

Ya'ad

41

Netiv Express

Kishor

35

Netiv Express

Kalanit

149

Netiv Express

Kamanneh

38

Netiv Express

Kamon

38

Netiv Express

Kisra-Sumei

52

Netiv Express

Kfar Hananya

40

Netiv Express

​Kfar Hananya

149

Netiv Express

Kfar Shamai

147

Netiv Express

Karmiel​​​

263

Egged

Karmiel​​​​

1, 1א', 2, 3, 4, 5, 5א', 6, 7

Egged

Lavon

36

Netiv Express

Lotem

37

Netiv Express

Lapidot

12

Netiv Express

Majd al-Krum

66

Netiv Express

​Majd al-Krum

68

Netiv Express

​Majd al-Krum

361

Netiv Express

​Majd al-Krum

363

Netiv Express

​Majd al-Krum

261

Egged

​Majd al-Krum

263

Egged

Moran

40

Netiv Express

Meron

147

Netiv Express

 Meron

361

Netiv Express

 Meron

363

Netiv Express

 Meron

364

Netiv Express

Mikhmanim

38

Netiv Express

Maghar

56

Egged

​Maghar

30

Travels & Tourism

Ma'alot-Tarshiha

12

Netiv Express

Misgav Regional Center

40

Netiv Express

​Misgav Regional Center

35

Netiv Express

​Misgav Regional Center

36

Netiv Express

​Misgav Regional Center

37

Netiv Express

​Misgav Regional Center

38

Netiv Express

​Misgav Regional Center

41

Netiv Express

​Misgav Regional Center

42

Netiv Express

Nahaf

125

Netiv Express

​Nahaf

65

Netiv Express

​Nahaf

68

Netiv Express

Nazareth

30

Netiv Express

Sajur

127

Netiv Express

​Sajur

66

Netiv Express

​Sajur

67

Netiv Express

Sakhnin

63

Travels & Tourism

​Sakhnin

60

Travels & Tourism

​Sakhnin

61

Travels & Tourism

Salama

37

Netiv Express

Ein al-Asad

40

Netiv Express

​Ein al-Asad

147

Netiv Express

Atzmon, Isgav

41

Netiv Express

Arraba

150

Netiv Express

​Arraba

60

Travels & Tourism

​Arraba

61

Travels & Tourism

Pelech

35

Netiv Express

Peki'in

52

Netiv Express

Tsvia

37

Netiv Express

Yuvalim Junction

265

Netiv Express

​Yuvalim Junction

242

Superbus

Misgav Junction

265

Netiv Express

​Misgav Junction

242

Superbus

Tsfad

364

Netiv Express

​Tsfad

361

Netiv Express

​Tsfad​

363

Netiv Express

Kiriyat Shmona

500

Egged

Ras al-Ein,

37

Netiv Express

 Ras al-Ein,

150

Netiv Express

Rameh

126

Netiv Express

​Rameh

56

Egged

​Rameh

66

Netiv Express

​Rameh

67

Netiv Express

​Rameh

14/15

Netiv Express

​​​Rameh

361

Netiv Express

​Rameh

363

Netiv Express

​Rameh

30

Travels & Tourism

Rakefet

41

Netiv Express

Shazur

149

Netiv Express

​Shazur

147

Netiv Express

Shorashim

41

Netiv Express

Tuval

35

Netiv Express

Tefen

12

Netiv Express

Teradion Industrial Park - Misgav

60

Travels & Tourism

​Teradion Industrial Park - Misgav

61

Travels & Tourism

 


To and From Achihud

A shuttle service will run from Achihud station to the Bar Lev Industrial Estate.

​ ​ Town Route Operator

Abu Snan

305

Netiv Express

Bar Lev Industrial Area

57

Netiv Express

​Bar Lev Industrial Area​

305

Netiv Express

Bar Lev Industrial Area​​

312

Netiv Express

Jadeidi-Makr

111

Netiv Express

Julis

312

Netiv Express

Gilon

39

Netiv Express

​Gilon

139

Netiv Express

Tal El

39

Netiv Express

​Tal El

139

Netiv Express

Tamta

107

Netiv Express

​Tamta

57

Netiv Express

​Yarka

312

Netiv Express

Kabul

107

Netiv Express

​Kabul

57

Netiv Express

Kfar Yasif

305

Netiv Express

Majd al-Krum​​

112

Netiv Express

​Majd al-Krum​​

57

Netiv Express

Tsurit

39

Netiv Express

​Tsurit

139

Netiv Express

Shorashim

139

Netiv Express

Sha'ab (Yasur)

108

Netiv Express

Teradion Industrial Park - Misgav

139

Netiv Express

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For more information regarding timetable and bus services-www.​bus.gov.i​l​ or *8787