Getting there & away
On business days, buses run every 30 minutes to Tel Aviv (No 370, 13.70NIS, 1½ hours) and at least half-hourly to Jerusalem (No 446, 32NIS, 1½ hours). For Eilat (No 397, 55NIS, three hours), buses depart more or less every hour and a half via Mitzpe Ramon (23NIS, 1¼ hours). Bus services for Dimona (9.80NIS, 30 minutes) and for Arad (14.80NIS, 45 minutes) run at least every half-hour.
You can rent a car by calling the following organisations.
Avis (627 1777; 8 Henrietta Szold St)
Europcar (623 1013; 1/9 Hebron Rd)
Hertz (628 8828; 7 Ben Zvi St)