High speed trains will depart from Eryaman station at Ankara during January.
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Important rail projects are expected to be commissioned in 2019.
Presidency of Turkey announced second 100-days action plan. There are many targets about railways and metros in the plan.
The direct investment in rail industry in Turkey last year took great attention while many companies were waiting for things to settle down in economics and particularly in rail business.
While the high speed train accident deeply saddens everybody, no decline is observed in demand of passengers for high speed trains.
Dogu Express and Vangolu Express are the two most popular overnight train routes of Turkey, thus it’s very hard to find ticket.
The scope, route, stops, connections and history of Tavşantepe-Sabiha Gokcen line which will extend Kadikoy-Tavsantepe metro to Sabiha Gokcen airport:
Preparations about Bandirma ferry which will connect Izmir, Manisa and Bandirma to Europe by rail have come to end.
The scope, route, stops and history of railway project connecting Gaziantep to suburban areas:
While desperately waiting to be connected to Turkish rail network, Antalya has got the chance to be connected to European train network next year.
Baku-Tbilisi-Kars connection attracts attention at Logitrans Fair which opened door on 14th of Nov.
The scope, route,stops and history of Kocaeli’s first tram line:
The competition in intermodal services between Turkey and Europe will be harder in 2019.
A new double track line is being constructed as an alternate to the single-track line connecting Istanbul to Europe since 1888.
Baku-Ankara overnight train is announced to start in 3rd quarter of 2019.