There are 5 ways to get from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from תל אביב מרכז to קרית אריה באר שבע מרכז-באר שבע<->הוד השרון-הוד השרון / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from כיכר רבין/אבן גבירול to רוטשילד / פרנקפורטר 82 / ...

$1 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva 7.2 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva 7.2 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Walk from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva 7.1 miles

What companies run services between Tel Aviv, Israel and Petah Tikva, Israel?

Israel Railways operates a train from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Dan operates a bus from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 31 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Israel Railways
Website
rail.co.il
Train from תל אביב מרכז to קרית אריה
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rail.co.il
Bus operators
Dan
Website
dan.co.il
Bus from כיכר רבין/אבן גבירול to רוטשילד / פרנקפורטר
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
dan.co.il
Afikim
Website
afikim-t.co.il
Bus from ת. רכבת השלום to יחיאל מיכל פינס/י.ל. הכהן
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
afikim-t.co.il
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים to בי''ח בלינסון/ז'בוטינסקי
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
egged.co.il
Kavim Public Transport Lines
Website
kavim-t.co.il
Bus from ת.מרכזית ת''א ק.6/רציפים to בי''ח בלינסון/ז'בוטינסקי
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
kavim-t.co.il
Other operators
Taxi from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Kastel Taxi
Phone
+972 03-6994242
Website
kastel.co.il

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled, Want to know more about US trains? and Want to know more about Flixbus? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tel Aviv and Petah Tikva is 10 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva is to bus which costs ₪ 4 - ₪ 15 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Petah Tikva is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ₪ 75 - ₪ 95.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from תל אביב מרכז and arriving at קרית אריה. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from כיכר רבין/אבן גבירול and arriving at רוטשילד / פרנקפורטר. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

The train from תל אביב מרכז to קרית אריה takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.