Introduction:

National Insurance Institute Certificate of Disability holders are entitled to a 33% discount on bus travel, the light rail, and the metrobus. The discount is given through a personal travel pass (rav kav)
An equivalent discount is given to the disabled on the Israel Railways.
For more information, see the Ministry of Transportation website


  • Certificate of Disability holders are entitled to a 33% discount on bus travel, the light rail, and the metrobus.
  • The discount is given through a personal travel pass (rav kav) that has the personal profile of the passenger.
  • An equal discount is given to the disabled on the Israel Railways. For more information see Discount on Train Travel for the Disabled.

Who is Eligible?

How to Claim It?

  • A Rav Kav should be issued and updated with discount.
  • In order to get the discounted Rav Kav, ID and a certificate of disability/proof of disability should be brought to a travel pass (rav kav) purchasing station:
  • At the issuing station you are photographed, fill out request forms and get the card on the spot (you can download the request form from the National Transportation website and fill it out prior to arriving at the service station).
  • The discount will be given when the card is loaded, according to the updated personal eligibility profile on the card.
  • The initial issuance of the card is free of charge.
Tip
Those travel on a Rav Kav in major metropolitan areas (Gush Dan, Haifa and Jerusalem) are eligible to transfer within 90 minutes to a different line, on any form of public transportation for the cost of a single ride.

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