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Passenger Train Traffic during Passover


***Please note! Due to a shortage of train operating crews during the holidays, especially conductors, between Sunday, April 17, 2022 and Wednesday, April 20, 2022, the frequency of trains between 06:00 AM - 10:00 AM (approximately) will be reduced from four trains per hour to two at the following stations: Ashdod Ad Halom, Yavne West, Rishon LeZion Moshe Dayan, Bat Yam, Holon, Bnei Brak, Petah Tikva, Rosh HaAyin North, Kfar Sava Nordau, Hod HaSharon Sokolov and Ra’anana***

Dear passengers,
During Passover, passenger trains will operate according to the following schedule:

Friday, April 15, 2022, Nisan 14, 5782 (Passover eve) and Thursday, April 21, 2022 (Pesach Sheni):


  • Passenger trains between 06:00 - 15:00 (approximately) will operate in a reinforced format, based on Friday schedules, plus train service between Nahariya - Haifa - Tel Aviv - Ben Gurion Airport - Modi'in stations, as well as between Karmiel - Haifa - Tel Aviv - Be’er Sheva stations
  • Between Haifa and Tel Aviv, the frequency of trains will be two trains per hour in each direction.
  • In addition, trains will operate on lines that operate every Friday:
    • Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon - Herzliya.
    • Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon – Modi’in Center.
    • Beer Sheva - Ofakim - Netivot - Sderot - Ashkelon. 
    • Herzliya - Tel Aviv - Rishon LeZion Moshe Dayan - Ashkelon.
    • Beit She'an - Haifa Hof HaCarmel.


Saturday evening, April 16, 2022, Nissan 15, 5782 (Passover day) and Saturday evening, April 22, 2022, Nissan 22, 5782:

  • Passenger trains between 21:00 - 24:00 (approximately) will operate in a reinforced format, based on Saturday schedules, plus train service between Nahariya - Haifa - Tel Aviv - Ben Gurion Airport - Modi'in stations, as well as between Karmiel - Haifa - Tel Aviv - Be’er Sheva stations.
  • Between Haifa and Tel Aviv, the frequency of trains will be two trains per hour in each direction.
  • In addition, trains will operate on lines that operate every Saturday:
    • Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon - Herzliya.
    • Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon – Modi’in Center.
    • Beer Sheva - Ofakim - Netivot - Sderot - Ashkelon

    • Herzliya - Tel Aviv - Rishon LeZion Moshe Dayan - Ashkelon.

    • Beit She'an - Haifa Hof HaKarmel.


During the intermediate days (Sunday to Wednesday, April 17-20, 2022), passenger trains will operate in a reinforced weekday format:


  • A reinforcement train will operate, departing from Be’er Sheva Center station at 9:42 and ending its journey at the Haifa Center station at 12:23. The train will stop at Be’er Sheva North University, Lehavim-Rahat, Kiryat Gat, Kiryat Malachi Yoav, Mazkeret Batya, Ramla, Lod, Tel Aviv HaHagana, Tel Aviv HaShalom, Tel Aviv Savidor Center, Tel Aviv University, Herzliya, Haifa Hof HaKarmel, Haifa Bat Galim, Haifa Center HaShmona (final stop). 
  • A reinforcement train will operate, departing from Haifa Center HaShmona station at 14:03 and ending its journey at Be’er Sheva Center station at 16:50. The train will stop at Haifa Bat Galim, Haifa Hof HaKarmel, Herzliya, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv Savidor Center, Tel Aviv HaShalom, Tel Aviv HaHagana, Lod, Ramla, Mazkeret Batya, Kiryat Malachi Yoav, Kiryat Gat, Lehavim Rahat, Be’er Sheva North University, Be’er Sheva Center (last stop).

We wish you a happy holiday and a great trip!

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