Turkey’s commercial capital Istanbul is unfortunately has very poor train connections.
Intercity passenger transportation by rail is now on the rise after a sharp decline in 2016.
Global accomaditon and travel supply portal, Amadeus, now targets to add TCDD Tasimacilik to its portfolio.
The train tickets of Dogu Express on Ankara-Kars route are sold out.
New timetable for passenger trains announced. Most of the main line trains now start to call at less stations and go faster.
New timetable for high speed trains is announced. Total number of services will decrease from 52 to 44.
The ridership of passenger trains are falling very fast in Turkey.
The train journey by overnight train between Baku and Ankara will last about one and a half days.
Here are 8 historical or natural beauties of Anatolia that you can travel to by trains:
34 cities have passenger train service to city center in Turkey.
The special train tour from Istanbul to Thesselonike departs on 8th of October.
The passenger trains which are making loss will continue to be organized by TCDD Tasimacilik until the end of 2020.
Although trains become popular and competetive in some routes with high speed trains, passengers prefering trains fall in Turkey.
The research about train travel among 26 EU countries, Switzerland, USA, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Canada, Russia and Turkey is quite interesting.
TCDD is getting prepared to run HST service till Halkali and Haydarpasa, and trains to Europe from Sirkeci next year.