Transportation - Jerusalem Marathon - מרתון ירושלים

Transportation

Directions to the start-up point

*** For the attention of the runners, On the day of the marathon, the runners will be dropped off and picked up at the gathering area in Sucker Park.
Please note! The shuttle-shuttle system from the Shaare Zedek parking lot and Mount Herzl will not be operated

Traffic arrangements

Ben Zvi Blvd.
On the day of the race, vehicles will be closed to traffic from 03:00 : Hebrew University Campus, Netanel Lorech, Rabin Blvd., Rothschild, Kaplan, Haim Hazaz Blvd., Tchernichovsky, Palmach, Gaza, President, Keren Hayesod, King George, St. Jaffa, IDF Square, The Paratroopers, Haim Bar-Lev Blvd., George Adam Smith, Lehi, Martin Buber, Benjamin Mazar, Churchill, Karib, Jaffa Gate, Armenian Patriarchate, Zion Gate, Jerusalem Brigade, King David, Eliyahu Shama, Emil Bota, Jabotinsky, Chopin, Dubnov, Gretz, Emek Refaim, Derech HaRechat, Derech Bethlehem, David Remez, Derech Hebron, Janowski, Yehuda, Pierre Koenig, Elazar HaModai, Conquerors of Katamon , Joshua Yavin, Sucker Garden.
Traffic disruptions are also expected on the streets adjacent to the race tracks.

The event is expected to end by 2 p.m.

Israel Railways

On Friday 17/03/23in favor of the Jerusalem Marathon, trains will operate on the Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon – Herzliya line, in both directions.

Trains will stop at all Tel Aviv and Ben Gurion Airport stations.

Two trains will run per hour, in each direction.

The first train to Jerusalem, departing from Herzliya station at 05:02 and arriving at Jerusalem station Yitzhak Navon, at 06:00

The last train to Herzliya, departing from Jerusalem Yitzhak Navon station, at 13:20

For further inquiries, you can contact the Israel Railways customer service center at 5770 *

All information about travel schedules and routes on the site
Israel Railways

There may be changes 

Car Service

Car Service
Nesher transportation services from Ben-Gurion Airport to Jerusalem and its vicinity operate 24 hours per day and can be found on the ground floor of the airport at the service station (G) near gates 01-03. Follow the signs at the airport.
Telephone number: 02-6257227

Parking arrangements

Parking will be prohibited on Burg, Ben Zvi and State Comptroller streets from Thursday, 22 Cheshvan 16.03.23, at 17.00 until the end of the event on Friday, 25 Cheshvan 17.03.23, at 14.00.

Special transportation and car rentals with Diesenhaus-Unitours Tourism Ltd.

Diesenhaus-Unitours Incoming Tourism Ltd. is the official travel agency for the Jerusalem Marathon.

Light Rail

The light rail will operate on two routes: Route 1 – from the Air Force to Ammunition Hill.

Route 2 – from central station to Mount Herzl.

For details: Modify Intelligence 3686 *.

Public Transport

During the marathon, changes will apply to public transportation lines in the urban and suburban network of Jerusalem.

Details of the changes in the lines Further detailed information on the Jerusalem Municipality website

Educational Institutions

Studies in the education system will take place (as far as possible) as usual.
Details regarding the school day at each educational institution will be provided to parents and students by school and kindergarten administrations.
Parents and students are advised to follow the publications regarding changes in traffic arrangements and guidance for alternative routes.

Shuttles

Free shuttles (round trip) between 05:30 and 13:30

  • •* Collection of the eastern stand space at Teddy Stadium
    • *Drop off in the Sucker Garden area along Burg Street (near the Leumit parking lot)
  • ***Note: At the drop-off point, the shuttles will wait for the runners to return to the starting point.

Jerufun Bicycle and electric bicycle rental:

Jerufun joins the optimization of traffic on marathon day

And invites you to move around the city during rush hour, and to arrive and return from the starting point

With a 50% discount on all rides, you make on marathon day, from all stations in the city! For details https://jerufun.co.il/jerusalem-marathon/

Main axes open

North – Uzi Narkis Blvd., Road 9, Golda Meir Blvd., Eshkol Blvd.
Center – Entrance to the city, Herzl Blvd., Begin Blvd. South / North, Bar Ilan / Jeremiah axis
South – Dov Yosef Road, Golomb axis, Ein Kerem axis
Details at the 106 city center and on the website: www.jerusalem-marathon.co.il
And in the Jerusalem Municipality application