There are 6 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat by plane, bus, train 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

Fly from Sde Dov  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Sde Dov (SDV) to Eilat (ETH) SDV - ETH

$67 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus via ת. מרכזית ב''ש  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז to ת. מרכזית ב''ש 380
  2. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to Eilat Central Station/Unloading 397 / ...

$34 - $36

4 alternative options

Fly from Tel Aviv  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Tel Aviv (TLV) to Eilat (ETH) TLV - ETH

$73 - $184

Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים to Eilat Central Station/Unloading 390 / ...

$40

Train, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Hashalom to Be'er Sheba - Center Hertzliya-Hertsliya<->Be'er Sheba - Center-Be'er Sheva / ...
  2. Take the bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to Eilat Central Station/Unloading 397 / ...

$39 - $42

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Tel Aviv to Eilat 220.1 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat is to bus which costs ₪ 120 - ₪ 130 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat is to fly which costs ₪ 230 - ₪ 750 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים and arriving at Eilat Central Station/Unloading station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Tel Aviv and Eilat is 281 km. The road distance is 352.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 23 min and costs ₪ 142.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat, including transfers.

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Tel Aviv to Eilat bus services, operated by Egged, depart from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים station.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat is to fly which takes 2 h 4 min and costs ₪ 230 - ₪ 750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₪ 142 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Tel Aviv to Eilat.
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  • Distance: 175.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

Arkia Israel Airlines and Israir fly from Tel Aviv to Eilat every 2 hours. Alternatively, Egged operates a bus from Tel Aviv to Eilat 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 4 h 23 min.

Airlines
Arkia Israel Airlines
Website
arkia.com
Flights from Sde Dov to Eilat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Israir
Website
beta.israirairlines.com
Flights from Sde Dov to Eilat
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from Hashalom to Be'er Sheba - Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים to Eilat Central Station/Unloading
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Bus from ת. מרכזית ב''ש/רציפים to Eilat Central Station/Unloading
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Metropoline
Website
metropoline.com
Bus from ת. רכבת ת''א מרכז to ת. מרכזית ב''ש
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
metropoline.com

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