According to Egged’s English website, one may and is encouraged to purchase tickets for Lag B’Omer to Meron in advance.
“There is no need to stand in line waiting to get on the bus. Purchase your tickets in advance and enjoy your trip to Meron:
“You can order your tickets in advance by calling Customer Information Center *2800 (dial extension #7) and print them by using self-service ticket machine before your departure. The payment is by credit card.
“You can purchase your ticket in advance at ticket offices or JHK branches (see the list below)
* Jerusalem – self-service ticket machines are available at Rav Shefa Mall, Bar Ilan Junction, and CBS (Central Bus Station).
For additional information, one may visit the website by clicking HERE.
(Yechiel Spira – YWN Israel)