Jordan River Crossing
|Jordan River Crossing|
|Official name||Jordan River Crossing
מסוף נהר ירדן
معبر نهر الأردن
|Carries||Pedestrians, Vehicles, Containers|
|Locale|| Irbid, Jordan
Beit She'an, Israel
|Maintained by||Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Israel Airports Authority
|Toll||JOD4.00 (Outbound Jordan)
US $15.00 (Outbound Israel)
|Daily traffic||1,044 pedestrians in 2005
103 vehicles in 2005
Coordinates: The Jordan River Crossing (Arabic: معبر نهر الأردن, Hebrew: מסוף נהר ירדן) is an international border crossing between Irbid, Jordan and Beit She'an, Israel. Opened in November 1994, it is currently one of three entry/exit points between the two countries that handles tourists.
Transportation to and from the terminal
There is no public transportation to the terminal. Only privately owned Israeli cars may cross through the terminal and travel within Jordan after a change of license plates, registration and the payment of a tax. Rental cars may be left in the parking lot, which has a per day fee. Also private bus can cross the borders (like the bus from Nazareth to Amman)
Exit tax from Israel is 103 ILS (about 23$), exit tax from Jordan is 8 JOD (around 9$), entrance visa for Jordan 20 JOD (around 22$).
From the Jordanian terminal to the Israeli terminal, one must travel by car or bus. There is a bus that runs between the two terminals.
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