There are 4 ways to get from Jerusalem to Eilat by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ירושלים קומה 3/רציפים to ת. מרכזית אילת/הורדה 444 / ...

$36

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Jerusalem to Eilat 194.7 miles

$45 - $70

Bus to Sde Dov, fly  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ירושלים קומה 3/רציפים to ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז/הורדה
  2. Fly from Sde Dov (SDV) to Eilat (ETH) SDV - ETH

$77 - $212

Bus to Tel Aviv, fly  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from בית המשפט העליון/זוסמן to שדה תעופה בן גוריון/טרמינל 3
  2. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Eilat (ETH) TLV - ETH

$72 - $182

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jerusalem to Eilat is to bus which costs ₪ 130 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jerusalem to Eilat is to bus and fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs ₪ 260 - ₪ 700.

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The distance between Jerusalem and Eilat is 247 km. The road distance is 311 km.

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The bus from ת. מרכזית ירושלים קומה 3/רציפים to ת. מרכזית אילת/הורדה takes 4 h 12 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ת. מרכזית ירושלים קומה 3/רציפים and arriving at ת. מרכזית אילת/הורדה. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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

Egged operates a bus from Jerusalem to Eilat 5 times a day. Tickets cost $36 and the journey takes 4 h 12 min.

Airlines
Arkia Israel Airlines
Website
arkia.com
Flights from Sde Dov to Eilat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Israir
Website
beta.israirairlines.com
Flights from Sde Dov to Eilat
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. מרכזית ירושלים קומה 3/רציפים to ת. מרכזית אילת/הורדה
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. מרכזית ירושלים קומה 3/רציפים to ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז/הורדה
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Afikim
Website
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from בית המשפט העליון/זוסמן to שדה תעופה בן גוריון/טרמינל 3
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
afikim-t.co.il

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