432 - Samsun Port

Samsun Port


Samsun Port Terminal is operated by Ceynak. Dock number 8 is used for railway traffic, from which there’s rail ferry service to Kavkaz Port of Russia. There are both standard and broad gauge railway line within the terminal. Axle-change of wagons can be done.

General Information

Station code is 04830 – 6
Open to freight traffic
Open to international traffic
Weighbridge does not exist
No loading gauge meter

Location
Sidings

There are 7 lines at the terminal
2 sidings for handling (300+300 m long)

Storage

Bounded area
No open storage area
No covered storage area

Distance to Borders

Kapıkule / Svilengrad (BG) : 2034 km
Uzunköprü / Phytion (GR) : 1996 km
Kapıköy / Razi (IR) : 3 km
Nusaybin / Kamichli (SYR) : 1265 km *
Islahiye / M.Ekbez (SYR) : 870 km *
Çobanbey (SYR) : 995 km *
Doğu Kapı (AM) : 1437 km *
Ahılkelek/Akhalkalaki (GE) : 1478 km **

* Rail border crossings to Syria and Armenia are closed
** Border crossing to Georgia is under construction

Cover photo: Samsun Port

Written by Onur Uysal

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

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