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
₪ 6 - ₪ 8
3 alternative options
Line 41 train • 1h
₪ 18 - ₪ 25
Taxi • 29 min
₪ 240 - ₪ 290
Drive • 29 min
₪ 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.
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Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus schedules
Buses departing Sunday, June 20, 2021
Buses departing Monday, June 21, 2021
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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.
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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod is to line 312 bus which costs ₪ 6 - ₪ 8 and takes 41 min.
The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Ashdod is to taxi which costs ₪ 240 - ₪ 290 and takes 29 min.
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.
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.
The distance between Tel Aviv and Ashdod is 34 km. The road distance is 40.5 km.
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.
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.
Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus services, operated by Afikim, depart from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים station.
Tel Aviv to Ashdod train services, operated by Israel Railways, depart from Tel Aviv Center station.
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.
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.
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Tel Aviv to Ashdod bus services, operated by Afikim, arrive at Yitshak HaNassi/Bne Brit Boulevard station.
Tel Aviv to Ashdod train services, operated by Israel Railways, arrive at Ashdod Ad Halom station.
Yes, the driving distance between Tel Aviv to Ashdod is 41 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Tel Aviv to Ashdod.
There are 25+ hotels available in Ashdod. Prices start at ₪ 500 per night.