Metronit 5 & 5 A – Two New Public Transport Lines for Haifa Travelers
Commencing October 7, 2022, the Haifa Metronit public transport service started operating two new lines; Route 5 and Route 5A.
Route 5 – Yagur – Hadar
Route 5 commences at Yagur, continues on to Nesher; Space country club, Nesher Stadium, city center, Emek HaCarmel, Sportek, shopping district, BIG (Checkpost) and then continues on to Gesher Paz, Hagiborim, Halisa and then into the Hadar and stopping at all the main stations including Shuk Talpiot, Lev Hadar, City Hall and then finally, Haneviim.
Schedule Route 5 (approximately every 12-15 minutes)
- Sunday – Thursday from 05:00-00:15
- Friday – from 7am until before Shabbat
- Saturday – from 19:00 – 00:15
Route 5A – Yagur – Bat Galim Train Station & Rambam
Route 5A is essentially a weekend service. It commences at Yagur and follows the same route at Route 5; via Nesher and the Checkpost. At Gesher Paz, Route 5A branches off to downtown Haifa. The line passed the government buildings and the courts, Paris Square (access to the Carmelit and Campus HaNamal), HaMerkaz train station (HaShmona), Ben Gurion and the German Colony, Linn Medical Center and then finally to Rambam Health Care Campus and Bat Galim train station.
Schedule Route 5A (approximately every 20-30 minutes)
- Friday – 16:30 – 23:30
- Saturday – 07:00 – 18:30