There are 5 ways to get from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tel Aviv Haganah to Ashkelon Ra'anana West-Hertsliya<->Be'er Sheba - Center-Be'er Sheva / ...

$8 - $12

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Bus, line 150 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport/Termin 3 to Ashdod Central Station 330
  2. Take the line 150 bus from Ashdod Central Station/Platforms to Ashkelon Central Station 150

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים to Sports Center/Ben Gurion 300

$12 - $13

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon 40.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon 40.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon station. However, there are services departing from Airport/Termin 3 and arriving at Ashkelon Central Station via Ashdod Central Station/Platforms. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon. However, there are services departing from Nat-bg and arriving at Ashkelon via Tel Aviv Haganah. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) and Ashkelon is 46 km. The road distance is 65.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon, including transfers.

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Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon bus services, operated by Afikim, depart from Airport/Termin 3 station.

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Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon train services, operated by Israel Railways, depart from Tel Aviv Haganah station.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon is to train which takes 1 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon bus services, operated by Afikim, arrive at Ashkelon Central Station.

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Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon train services, operated by Israel Railways, arrive at Ashkelon station.

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Map of how to get from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon.
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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

What companies run services between Tel Aviv Airport (TLV), Israel and Ashkelon, Israel?

Israel Railways operates a train from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, Egged operates a bus from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon hourly. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from Tel Aviv Haganah to Ashkelon
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים to Sports Center/Ben Gurion
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Afikim
Website
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from Airport/Termin 3 to Ashdod Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from Ashdod Central Station/Platforms to Ashkelon Central Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
afikim-t.co.il
Other operators
Taxi from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Kastel Taxi
Phone
+972 03-6994242
Website
kastel.co.il

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Yes, the driving distance between Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon is 65 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Tel Aviv Airport (TLV) to Ashkelon.

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There are 108+ hotels available in Ashkelon. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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