There are 6 ways to get from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA) by bus, train or plane

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

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Bus via ת. מרכזית ב''ש  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to ת. מרכזית ב''ש 470
  2. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to בסיס עובדה/ש''ג 392 / ...

$36

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Jerusalem Malha to Lod
  2. Take the train from Lod to Be'er Sheba - Center
  3. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to בסיס עובדה/ש''ג 392 / ...

$35 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to Mal'akhi Junction 437 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mal'akhi Junction to בסיס עובדה/ש''ג 395

$37

Bus via Uvda Airport  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to ת. מרכזית ב''ש 470
  2. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to Uvda Airport 392

$39

Bus to Tel Aviv, fly, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Supreme Court/Zussman to Airport/Termin 3
  2. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Eilat (ETH) TLV - ETH
  3. Take the bus from Eilat Central Station/Platforms to Uvda Airport

$82 - $192

Bus to Sde Dov, fly, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז
  2. Fly from Sde Dov (SDV) to Eilat (ETH) SDV - ETH
  3. Take the bus from Eilat Central Station/Platforms to Uvda Airport

$85 - $222

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA) is to bus which costs ₪ 128 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA) is to bus and fly which costs ₪ 290 - ₪ 700 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jerusalem station to Ovda Airport (VDA). However, there are services departing from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms and arriving at בסיס עובדה/ש''ג via ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Jerusalem and Ovda Airport (VDA) is 205 km.

The best way to get from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA) without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 3 min and costs ₪ 128.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA), including transfers.

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Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA) bus services, operated by Egged, arrive at Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms.

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The quickest flight from Tel Aviv Airport to Eilat Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA).
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  • Distance: 128.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

What companies run services between Jerusalem, Israel and Ovda Airport (VDA), Israel?

You can take a bus from Jerusalem to Ovda Airport (VDA) via ת. מרכזית ב''ש and ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים in around 5 h 3 min.

Airlines
Arkia Israel Airlines
Website
arkia.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Sde Dov to Eilat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Israir
Website
beta.israirairlines.com
Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Sde Dov to Eilat
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
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 - Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to ת. מרכזית ב''ש
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to בסיס עובדה/ש''ג
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to Mal'akhi Junction
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from Mal'akhi Junction to בסיס עובדה/ש''ג
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to Uvda Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from Eilat Central Station/Platforms to Uvda Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from Jerusalem Central Bus Station 3rd Floor/Platforms to ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Afikim
Website
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from Supreme Court/Zussman to Airport/Termin 3
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
afikim-t.co.il

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