Kavim was founded in 2000 in order to operate part of Israel's public transport system.
Kavim won the Ministry of Transport tender to operate public transport from the Ono Valley-Tel Aviv area to Petah Tikva and Tel HaShomer, the tender to operate a cluster of routes in Afula, Bet Shean, Nazareth, Migdal HaEmek and its environs and the tender to run the Petah Tikva and Rosh HaAyin routes, including school buses.
The company has a fleet of about 1100 new buses, mostly Volvo, assembled at the Merkavim Transport Technologiesplant in Caesarea.
The buses represent the very latest in technology, air-conditioning and luxury travel.
The buses abide by the very highest standards and regulations both regarding the comfort of driver and passengers and environmental safety requirements.
In 2011, Kavim merged with Elite Transport Ltd. thus enlarging its fleet to 400 buses.
In 2013, the company won two new clusters, this won has resulted a significant increase in the bus fleet, which has about 1,100 buses nowadays.
Kavim employs about 1600 drivers who have to undergo numerous training courses, provide quality service and ensure that public transport is accessible to the special needs population.
The Company's Objectives :
Constantly improving safety and reducing the number of accidents .
• Focusing on passenger satisfaction by upgrading and adapting services to their expectations while allocating resources and advanced technologies to that goal.
• Competing for new tenders and expanding the company's activities.
• Training professional staff and academizing the public transport industry.
• Upgrading attention to environmental issues in the company over and above the accepted norms.
The company is at the forefront of technology, using systems such as:
Automatic ticketing, computerized, satellite-assisted fleet management, advanced management methods and more.
Customer Service System:
Kavim's service vision is based on the desire to give passengers a sympathetic and empathetic service experience throughout the process and a fast, professional response.
Kavim Public Transport Ltd.
43 Second Aliyah St, POB 15074, Azor 58001