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Update of the train Schedule as of December 25, 2021


Changes in Train Traffic at the Rishon LeTsiyon - HaRishonim, Rehovot, Be’er Ya’akov and Bet Shemesh Stations


  • Due to the progress of the electrification project and the acceleration of the works to electrify the tracks in the Lod area and on the line between the Lod and Rehovot Stations, the following changes will apply from Saturday, December 25, 2021 until the completion of the works along the sections of track in question:
  • The operations of the Rishon LeTsiyon - HaRishonim – Lod line will be suspended and a shuttle service will be operated between the Rishon LeTsiyon - HaRishonim and Lod Stations, which will depart at a frequency of one per hour, in each direction.
  • The operating times of the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center – Bet Shemesh line will be shortened and operations will terminate every evening at 21:00 (approximately) and the line will not be operated on Fridays and on Saturday evenings.
  • The frequency of trains at the Rehovot station will decrease from three trains per hour to two trains per hour, during peak times.
  • During off peak times, the frequency of trains at the Rehovot station will decrease from two trains per hour, to one train per hour.
  • In order to provide a solution to the closed lines in the evening and as a bolstering service for the operated train traffic, we, at Israel Railways, will operate a comprehensive shuttle service system from Sunday to Thursday, between 20:00 - 23:00 (approximately):
    • From the Rishon LeTsiyon - HaRishonim Station to the Lod Station, at: 05:30, 6:20, 07:30, 08:30, 09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30, 17:30, 18:30, 19:30 
    • From the Lod Station to the Rishon LeTsiyon - HaRishonim Station, at: 6:15, 07:15, 08:15, 09:15, 10:15, 11:15, 12:15, 13:15, 14:15, 15:15, 16:15, 17:15, 18:15, 19:15, 20:15 
    • From the Rehovot Station to the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center Station, at: 20:40, 21:10, 22:10.
    • From the Be’er Ya’akov Station to the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center Station at 07:55.
    • From the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center Station to the Be’er Ya’akov Station at 16:00, 17:00 and 18:00.
    • From the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center Station via the Rehovot Station to the Mazkeret Batya Station, at: 20:40, 21:10, 21:40, 22:10.

  • Just to remind you, every evening on Sunday to Thursday, between 22:00 - 23:00 (approximately) there is also a shuttle service operating from the Tel Aviv - Savidor Center Station to the Bet Yehoshu’a, Netanya and Binyamina Stations.


Map of lines and stations, as of from December 26, 2021, on Sundays - Thursdays, between the hours of 06:00 - 21:00 (approximately.)

 

Map of lines and stations, as of December 25, 2021, on Sundays - Thursdays, between the hours of 21:00 - 24:00 (approximately) and on Fridays and Saturday evenings*

 * Take Note! The shuttle service is operated on Sundays – Thursdays only.  



  • It is recommended to remain updated regarding trip times, at the Journey Planner
  • It is mandatory to wear a mask inside the trains and in closed spaces at the train stations. Passengers are required to wear a mask throughout the journey and to practice social distancing.