Egged's 99 Bus Line
Do you have only a few hours to spend in Jerusalem, but still wish you could see as much as possible? Perhaps you have a whole day in the Holy City, but not the energy to climb up and down Jerusalem’s streets and alleys?
Egged, Israel's largest transportation operator, has created line number 99, the perfect solution for the traveler interested in making the most out of a short amount of time spent in Jerusalem.
Purchase a ticket which will serve you all day long, allowing you to get off or on the two-storied red bus at any one of the line's 24 stops.
Bus line 99 travels around Jerusalem's central locations. A line 99 passenger will receive upon purchasing a ticked a set of earphones, playing narrated explanations about the bus' route in 8 different languages.
The route begins and ends at Jerusalem's central bus station, and the full duration of the bus ride is around 2 hours (if you stay on the bus throughout the entire ride).
Prices: 60 NIS for an adult, 48 NIS for a child