How to get from Jerusalem to Eilat by public transportation?
Flights leave from Ben Guryon airport at fares ranging from 100 NIS for select last time tickets to 300 NIS list price.
Both prices are per direction, and all prices and deals appear on the airlines websites:
Israir | Arkia | El Al
Getting to Ben Guryon Airport by bus would take 40-50 minutes from Jerusalem, by either bus 950 or 947, that leave every 10 minutes or do. Ride Fair is 23 NIS.
You will usually find the best prices on the airlines websites rather than any general travel website.
Flights go every hour or so, and take 35-45 minutes.
If you wish to travel by bus, the ride is longer - approx. 4 hours and Ride fair is 75 NIS.
Egged bus no. 444 is the line you should take from Jerusalem central bus station to Eilat. It leaves 4 times a day - at 10 am, 7 am, 2 pm and 5 pm.
All bus details – on Egged website in English.