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

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Bus via Mal'akhi Junction  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from HaMasger/Yad Harutsim to Mal'akhi Junction 345
  2. Take the bus from Mal'akhi Junction to Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya 436 / ...

₪ 10 - ₪ 22

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the bus from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים to Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya 301 / ...

₪ 28

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tel Aviv to Shafir 55.9 km

₪ 320 - ₪ 390

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Tel Aviv to Shafir 55.9 km

₪ 28 - ₪ 45

Tel Aviv to Shafir by bus

The bus journey time between Tel Aviv and Shafir is around 59 min and covers a distance of around 52 km. The fastest bus normally takes 47 min. Operated by Metropoline, Egged and Danbadarom, the Tel Aviv to Shafir bus service departs from HaMasger/Yad Harutsim and arrives in Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya. Typically 60 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
59 min
Fastest bus time:
47 min
Buses per week:
60
Cheapest price:
₪ 10
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:43
Last bus departs at:
19:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tel Aviv to Shafir bus schedules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Shafir is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 15 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tel Aviv to Shafir is to bus via Mal'akhi Junction which costs ₪ 9 - ₪ 23 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tel Aviv to Shafir is to taxi which costs ₪ 320 - ₪ 390 and takes 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים and arriving at Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 27m.

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The distance between Tel Aviv and Shafir is 43 km. The road distance is 55.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tel Aviv to Shafir without a car is to bus via Mal'akhi Junction which takes 53 min and costs ₪ 9 - ₪ 23.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Tel Aviv to Shafir, including transfers.

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Tel Aviv to Shafir bus services, operated by Metropoline, depart from HaMasger/Yad Harutsim station.

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Tel Aviv to Shafir bus services, operated by Egged, arrive at Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tel Aviv to Shafir is 56 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Tel Aviv to Shafir.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Shafir. Prices start at ₪ 500 per night.

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  • Distance: 43 km
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Tel Aviv to Shafir via Mal'akhi Junction in around 53 min.

Bus operators
Metropoline
Website
metropoline.com
Bus from HaMasger/Yad Harutsim to Mal'akhi Junction
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₪ 7 - ₪ 12
Website
Metropoline
Bus from Mal'akhi Junction to Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₪ 2 - ₪ 4
Website
Metropoline
Egged
Website
egged.co.il
Bus from Mal'akhi Junction to Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₪ 11
Website
Egged
Bus from ת.מרכזית תל אביב קומה 6/רציפים to Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₪ 28
Website
Egged
Danbadarom
Website
danbadarom.co.il
Bus from Mal'akhi Junction to Shafir Junction/Zrah'ya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₪ 2 - ₪ 4
Website
Danbadarom
Other operators
Taxi from Tel Aviv to Shafir
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
₪ 320 - ₪ 390
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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