There are 3 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Arad by bus or train

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. 389 / ...

$18

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. נהריה-נהריה<->באר שבע מרכז-באר שבע / ...
  2. 386 / ...

$12 - $21

1 alternative option

Bus via דרך ז'בוטינסקי/רבי עקיבא  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 558 / ...

$21

What companies run services between Tel Aviv, Israel and Arad, Israel?

Egged operates a bus from Tel Aviv to Arad 5 times a day. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from השלום to באר שבע-צפון
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז/איסוף to ת. מרכזית ערד
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from תחנת רכבת/שדרות דוד בן גוריון to ת. מרכזית ערד
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from רבי עקיבא/שמואל הנביא to יהודה/פלמ''ח
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Metropoline
Website
metropoline.com
Bus from תחנת רכבת/שדרות דוד בן גוריון to ת. מרכזית ערד
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metropoline.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tel Aviv and Arad is 100 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Arad is to train and bus which costs ₪ 40 - ₪ 75 and takes 2 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Arad is to bus which takes 1 h 43 min and costs ₪ 62.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז/איסוף and arriving at ת. מרכזית ערד. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

The bus from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז/איסוף to ת. מרכזית ערד takes 1 h 43 min including transfers and departs five times a day.