from the Airport to Haifa:
- Shuttle Service run by "Amal Taxi Co."
provides transportation from Ben-Gurion Airport to Haifa, to the hotel or
the Technion. The cost is 85 Israeli Shekels (about $23). The service is
available 24/7, taxis are available coming out of gate 02 directly on the
- Train is also available from the
airport to Haifa, the terminal is located on level S of the Landside
Building, adjacent to the Greeters' Hall.
please go to "Schedules and Fares" at http://www.israrail.org.il/english/index.html.
Your departure station is "Ben-Gurion Airport", and your destination
station is "Haifa Hof Ha-Carmel". Upon arriving in Haifa, you will
need to take a taxi from the train station to your hotel; the day fare is about
40 Israeli Shekels. Please be advised that the train does not run from
Friday afternoon until approx. 19:30 on Saturday night.
- Taxi from the Airport to Haifa will cost
about $80-$100 (night fare is higher).
cards & Currency Exchange:
- All major credit cards are
accepted in Israel.
- Most banks, including those at
the Airport and on Campus, will exchange major currencies, such as USD and
Euro, for Israeli Shekels (NIS).
- Israeli Shekels can also be
obtained at most Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs), including the Airport
and on Campus.