Validate transfers from buses for more than one passenger on a single Rav KAV card!

Did you start a trip with several passengers on a bus, using a single Rav Kav card? You can now transfer to the Light Rail with the same passengers and vaildate your trip using the same card for everyone. Please note: validating at the start of a trip on the Light Rail is possible only for a single passenger.

Light Rail Passengers pleace note!
You can now use Stored Value on the Light Rail!
Starting on January 1, 2017, the nation-wide transportation arrangement
"Stored Value" is available on the Light Rail. Stored Value can now be used both when you start your trip on the bus and transfer to the Light Rail, and when you start your trip on the Light Rail.

Smoking forbidden
Attention please! Smoking at light rail stations is forbidden, by law. Violators are subject to fine

No bicycles on the track
Regulation number 38 (a1) of the Traffic Regulations states:
A person shall not drive a motorized vehicle or ride any animal on a light rail track, other than crossing in predefined and certified locations.
No bicycles on the track: Riding a bicycle on the track of the LRT line is dangerous both for the cyclist and for LRT passengers.

A notice of Rav Kav profile expiration
The validating machine at the light rail warns of rav kav profile who's about to
expired. the warning expressed while validating the card an orange bulb (the middle one) turns on, and a message shows regarding the profile validity.

The notice being shown a month before the profile will be expired.
attention, as long as your profile is valid you can keep on using the contracts related to the entitlement.
In contrast, at the end of the profile validity, the contracts will not be free to use.

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Binyamin And Shomron area
As of Friday November 14th 2014 the Jerusalem light Rail will allow the usage of 7 new 6 multitrip contracts, for the Binyamin
And Shomron area. Those contract are continuance contracts and each ticket includes a long section, valid on the bus journey
to / from Jerusalem, and a short section, valid for one journey within Jerusalem a bus or the Light Rail, as long that both are
used on the same date.
A passenger can begin the ticket with a long journey to Jerusalem and then within, or in reverse order. The ticket can also be
Used for only the long or short journey.
The contract are loaded on special anonymous smart card on Egged Taavura buses only. The special anonymous smart card
won’t be sold at the  Light rail service center. Passengers will not be able to load regular multi trip contract (10, 15 or 20 rides)
on those special anonymous smart card, and they can be load on the regular multitrip contract on their personalized smart cards.


First tram from 'Heil Ha'Avir to Mt. Herzl departs at 05:30
First tram from Mt. Herzl to 
'Heil Ha'Avir departs at 05:30

Last  tram from 'Heil Ha'Avir departs at 14:28
Last tram from Mt. Herzl departs at 

Headway - a train every 7 minutes  

First tram from 'Heil Ha'Avir departs at 18:46
First tram from Mt. Herzl departs at 18:56
Last tram from 'Heil Ha'Avir departs at 24:00
Last tram from Mt. Herzl departs at 24:00
Headway - a train every 9.5 minutes
For your convenience, the tram's arrival time is continuously updated on the electronic boards at the stations.

Timetables - Weekdays
First Train:
Kheil HaAvir to Mt Hertzl : 5:30 AM
Mt Hertzl to Kheil HaAvir : 5:30 AM
Last Train:
Kheil HaAvir to Mt Hertzl : 11:51 PM
Mt Hertzl to Kheil HaAvir : 11:52 PM

5:30 - 6:30 AM   -   every 14.5 min
6:30 - 7:00 AM   -   every 8 min
7:00 - 6:00 PM   -   every 6 min
6:00 - 8:00 PM   -   every 9.5 min
8:00 - midnight  -   every 14.5 min

Detailed information

Sale of tickets in an area Shuafat
you can purchase single ride tickets following stores:
Bakery "al salima"  through shuafat 17