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There are 4 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 312 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 312 bus from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים to Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard 312 / ...

₪ 6 - ₪ 8

3 alternative options

Line 41 train  •  1h

  1. Take the line 41 train from Tel Aviv Center to Ashdod Ad Halom 41 / ...

₪ 18 - ₪ 25

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tel Aviv to Ashdod 40.5 km

₪ 240 - ₪ 290

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Tel Aviv to Ashdod 40.5 km

₪ 20 - ₪ 30

Tel Aviv to Ashdod by bus

The bus journey time between Tel Aviv and Ashdod is around 40 min and covers a distance of around 39 km. The fastest bus normally takes 35 min. Operated by Afikim, the Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus service departs from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים and arrives in Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard. Typically 418 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
40 min
Fastest bus time:
35 min
Buses per week:
418
Cheapest price:
₪ 6
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:00
Last bus departs at:
23:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus schedules

Tel Aviv → Ashdod
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ashdod is 5400.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ashdod is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Ashdod is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod is to line 312 bus which costs ₪ 6 - ₪ 8 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod is to taxi which costs ₪ 240 - ₪ 290 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים and arriving at Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tel Aviv Center and arriving at Ashdod Ad Halom. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Tel Aviv and Ashdod is 34 km. The road distance is 40.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod without a car is to line 312 bus which takes 41 min and costs ₪ 6 - ₪ 8.

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The line 312 bus from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים to Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus services, operated by Afikim, depart from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים station.

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Tel Aviv to Ashdod train services, operated by Israel Railways, depart from Tel Aviv Center station.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod is to line 312 bus which takes 41 min and costs ₪ 6 - ₪ 8. Alternatively, you can line 41 train, which costs ₪ 18 - ₪ 25 and takes 1h.

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  • Distance: 34.4 km
  • Duration: 41 min

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

Afikim operates a bus from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים to Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard every 20 minutes. Tickets cost ₪ 6 - ₪ 8 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, Israel Railways operates a train from Tel Aviv Center to Ashdod Ad Halom hourly. Tickets cost ₪ 18 - ₪ 25 and the journey takes 1h.

Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from Tel Aviv Center to Ashdod Ad Halom
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₪ 18 - ₪ 25
Website
Israel Railways
Bus operators
Afikim
Website
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים to Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₪ 6 - ₪ 8
Website
Afikim
Other operators
Taxi from Tel Aviv to Ashdod
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
₪ 240 - ₪ 290
Louis Taxi
Phone
+972 50-313-7471
Website
louistaxifrancaisaeroportbengourionisrael.com
Kastel Taxi
Phone
+972 03-6994242
Website
247taxi.co.il
Airport Taxi Ramat Gan
Phone
+972 58-500-7008
Website
michaelhealth8.wixsite.com

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Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus services, operated by Afikim, arrive at Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard station.

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Tel Aviv to Ashdod train services, operated by Israel Railways, arrive at Ashdod Ad Halom station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tel Aviv to Ashdod is 41 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Tel Aviv to Ashdod.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Ashdod. Prices start at ₪ 500 per night.

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