There are 3 ways to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem by bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, line 231 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from מסעף קבוץ עין גדי to ת. מרכזית י-ם/הורדה 487 / ...
  2. Take the line 231 bus from מסוף הנביאים to באב אל-זקאק/דרך בית ג'אלא 231

$14 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus, line 231 bus via עלי הכהן/בר אילן  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from מלון עין גדי to ירמיהו/אלקנה 487 / ...
  2. Take the line 231 bus from מסוף הנביאים to באב אל-זקאק/דרך בית ג'אלא 231

$16 - $17

Line 487 bus, drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 487 bus from מלון עין גדי to מצפה-שלם 487
  2. Drive from מצפה-שלם to Bethlehem

What companies run services between Ein Gedi, Israel and Bethlehem, Palestine?

You can take a bus from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem via ת. מרכזית י-ם/הורדה, תחנה מרכזית, שער שכם, and מסוף הנביאים in around 2 h 6 min.

Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from מסעף קבוץ עין גדי to ת. מרכזית י-ם/הורדה
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from מסוף הנביאים to באב אל-זקאק/דרך בית ג'אלא
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
callkav.gov.il
Bus from מלון עין גדי to ירמיהו/אלקנה
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from מלון עין גדי to מצפה-שלם
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
egged.co.il

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem?

The distance between Ein Gedi and Bethlehem is 33 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem?

The cheapest way to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem is to bus and line 231 bus which costs ₪ 50 - ₪ 54 and takes 2 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem?

The quickest way to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem is to bus and line 231 bus which takes 2 h 6 min and costs ₪ 50 - ₪ 54.

Is there a direct bus between Ein Gedi and Bethlehem?

No, there is no direct bus from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem. However, there are services departing from מלון עין גדי and arriving at באב אל-זקאק/דרך בית ג'אלא via עלי הכהן/בר אילן and מסוף הנביאים. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem?

It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Ein Gedi to Bethlehem, including transfers.