How to get from Tel Aviv to Safed by public transportation?
Egged bus no. 846 - will take you from TA central bus station to Safed central bus station.
It also has 3 more stations in TA - all the way to the north of the city.
On weekdays it leaves TA at 5 pm, sundays and weekends have a different time***.
It takes 3.5 hours and costs 45 NIS.
There's also the option of taking a train to Akko (Acre), and then a bus. The train to Akko (Acre) leaves Tel Aviv central train station every hour and 22 minutes, and takes 1:29 hours. It costs 38 NIS.
From akko train station there are buses no. 361 and 501
Line 361 leaves akko at 09:40 10:20; 11:05; 11:40; 12:20; 13:05;
and line 501 leaves akko at 21:30 22:15; 00:00;
Both lines take 1:30 hours and cost 30.5 NIS
please note that you may have to wait for the bus to arrive for 25 minutes approx.
Search For train time and cost here: http://www.rail.co.il/EN/Pages/HomePage.aspx
All bus details – on Egged website in English.
* For line 361 details in hebrew click here.
** For line 501 details in hebrew Click here.
*** For Line 846 details in Hebrew click here.
If you wish to check on specific times and rates, you may do so in the following means:
|Israel Train||Tel: *5770|
|Egged||Tel: *2800||Text message: 2800|
|Superbus (Beit Shemesh, Ramla, Modi'in)||Tel: 1-700-700-181|
|Kavim (Petach Tikva, Afula)||Tel: *82254|
|Dan (Gush Dan)||Tel: *3456||Also operate info. center at Tel Aviv central bus station|