TCDD announced a 5% increase in domestic freight rates to be valid from 05.01.2015.
New tariff increased the unit cost of km-ton from 0.07460 TL to 0.0784 TL.
The minimum charge for a wagon will be 179 TL.
For 2ax wagons, minimum chargable load is 20 to, and 40 to for wagons with more axles.
For distances up to 150 km, 9.35 TL/to is charged where the longest distance, 2500 km, will be charged as 199.58 TL/to.
Unit cost of Tekirdag-Derince ferry is 56 TL/to and Van Lake ferry is 31.50 TL/to.
The rate between any given 2 stations can be learned from TCDD website.
Photo: Onur Uysal