Transportation

TRANSPORTATION

Flights

Participants should book their flights to Ben Gurion International Airport (near Tel Aviv). The airport is located approximately 50-55 km from the conference venue.

 

ARRIVAL INFORMATION

Transportation from Ben Gurion Airport to Jerusalem

 

By private taxi

Taxis to Jerusalem are available outside of the Arrivals Hall (Level G) of Ben Gurion Airport at a cost of approximately 300 Shekels (US$ 85) and the average trip is about 50 – 60 minutes.

 

By shared taxi

A shared shuttle service is also available to Jerusalem with NESHER Transportation Service. The cost for the shuttle is approximately 70 Shekels (US $20) per person. There may be a short waiting time as the shuttle will only depart the airport once it is full. Passengers should advise  the name of the hotel they need to be dropped off at.

 

NESHER shuttles can be found outside of the Arrivals Hall (Level G). Please enquire at the ground airport information desk for assistance if needed. The service does not need to be pre-booked.

By public transportation

Bus no 485 (Afikim company) is available from Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 every hour at a cost of 16 NIS (approx US$4,5). The average travel time is approx. 1.5 hours depending on traffic. 

For stations (with map) and schedules please click here.

By train
Trains to Jerusalem are available outside of the Arrivals Hall (Level G) of Ben Gurion Airport. Lines run every 30 minutes and the journey takes 21 minutes. Please take the train to Yitzhak Navon station and take a taxi from there to your hotel. 

 

DEPARTURE INFORMATION

Transportation from Jerusalem to Ben Gurion Airport

By private taxi

Taxis can be booked by your hotel concierge 24/7 - no advance booking required. The cost for the taxi is approximately 300 Shekels (US$85) and the average trip is about 50 – 60 minutes.

By shared taxi

A shared shuttle service is available from Jerusalem to Ben Gurion International Airport, provided by NESHER. The cost of the shuttle is approximately 70 Shekels (US $20) per person. The service should be booked by your hotel concierge 24 hours in advance of your flight. Please keep in mind that the journey to the airport takes between 50 to 60 minutes (depending on traffic) and that check in time at Ben Gurion Airport is 2.5 hours prior to your flight departure for security checks.

By public transportation

Bus no 485 (Afikim company) is available from Rupin Road (stops also close to the Central Bus Station in Jerusalem) to Ben Gurion International Airport, Terminal 1 and Terminal 3. The cost is 16 NIS (approx US$4.5) with the average travel time of 1.5 hours depending on traffic.

For stations (with map) and schedules please click here.