TCDD prefers Velaro as HST sets


Siemens Velaro will be the new high speed train sets of Turkey.

According to the news in Railway Gazette, TCDD placed an order for seven Velaro high speed train sets with a contract worths €285m.

TCDD’s first 12 sets which are now being used between Ankara-Eskisehir and Ankara-Konya were from CAF, Spain.

Read details in Railway Gazette

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.

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