There are 2 ways to get from Jerusalem to Beersheba by bus or train

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Bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to City Hall/Yitzhack Rager 470 / ...

$14

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Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Jerusalem Malha to Lod Jerusalem Malha-Jerusalem<->Tel Aviv Center-Tel Aviv Yafo / ...
  2. Take the train from Lod to Be'er Sheba-North Hertzliya-Hertsliya<->Be'er Sheba - Center-Be'er Sheva / ...

$13 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Jerusalem to Beersheba is to bus which costs ₪ 48 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jerusalem to Beersheba is to bus which costs ₪ 48 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms station and arriving at City Hall/Yitzhack Rager. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jerusalem to Beersheba. However, there are services departing from Jerusalem Malha and arriving at Be'er Sheba-North via Lod. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Jerusalem and Beersheba is 70 km.

The best way to get from Jerusalem to Beersheba without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs ₪ 48.

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The bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to City Hall/Yitzhack Rager takes 1 h 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Jerusalem to Beersheba bus services, operated by Egged, arrive at Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms.

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Jerusalem to Beersheba train services, operated by Israel Railways, depart from Jerusalem Malha station.

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The best way to get from Jerusalem to Beersheba is to bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs ₪ 48. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₪ 45 - ₪ 65 and takes 3 h.

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Map of how to get from Jerusalem to Beersheba.
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  • Distance: 43.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Jerusalem, Israel and Beersheba, Israel?

Egged operates a bus from Jerusalem to Beersheba hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Egged Ta'avura also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Jerusalem to Beersheba via Lod in around 3 h.

Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from Jerusalem Malha to Lod
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Train from Lod to Be'er Sheba-North
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to City Hall/Yitzhack Rager
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Egged Ta'avura
Website
egged-taavura.co.il
Bus from Gesher Hameitarim/Herzl Blvd to Ben Gurion University/Ben Gurion BLVD
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
egged-taavura.co.il

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Jerusalem to Beersheba bus services, operated by Egged, arrive at City Hall/Yitzhack Rager station.

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Jerusalem to Beersheba train services, operated by Israel Railways, arrive at Be'er Sheba-North station.

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