There are 5 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from השלום to בית שמש נתניה-נתניה<->בית שמש-בית שמש / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז to שד.נהר הירדן/ריב''ל 412

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Bus via דרך ז'בוטינסקי/רבי עקיבא  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from רבי עקיבא/שמואל הנביא to שדרות נהר הירדן/רבי יהושע 497 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh 35.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh 35.5 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Tel Aviv, Israel and Bet Shemesh, Israel?

Israel Railways operates a train from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh every 2 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Superbus operates a bus from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 58 min.

Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from השלום to בית שמש
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Superbus
Website
superbus.co.il
Bus from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז to שד.נהר הירדן/ריב''ל
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
superbus.co.il
Bus from רבי עקיבא/שמואל הנביא to שדרות נהר הירדן/רבי יהושע
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
superbus.co.il
Other operators
Taxi from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Kastel Taxi
Phone
+972 03-6994242
Website
kastel.co.il

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tel Aviv and Bet Shemesh is 44 km. The road distance is 57 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh is to bus which costs ₪ 11 - ₪ 17 and takes 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Bet Shemesh is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs ₪ 330 - ₪ 400.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from השלום and arriving at בית שמש. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז and arriving at שד.נהר הירדן/ריב''ל. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

The train from השלום to בית שמש takes 45 min including transfers and departs every two hours.