As a foreigner using the Turkish rail network, I am struck by some of the differences – and what I would term deficiencies – of the TCDD timetable and public information systems, when compared with Western European norms.
How high speed trains planned? How efficiency can reached? Interview with Mr Hawken about the high speed train planning..
5 private train tours were organized during last 2 months in/via Turkey..
Schedule of Istanbul-Ankara high speed train has been changed. Here’s the new schedule:
The Ankara-Istanbul high speed line is opened officially with the first train arriving Istanbul with Prime Minister and other guests.
Information for passangers of Istanbul-Ankara high speed train..
Workers’ Union (BTS) warned about safety risks in Istanbul-Ankara high speed train which is going to open today.
Here are some headlines from Railway Industry Report 2013 about passenger transportation..
Ankara-Istanbul high speed train is announced to start service on 25th of July..
Many citizens in Turkey are expecting to have a high speed train connection. Many have been budgeted, more is on way. Here is the future high speed train map of Turkey based on all official and inofficial statements.
The Istanbul-Ankara high speed train will start depart at the end of May, so told the Transportation Minister.
Where to go by train in Turkey? How frequent are they? In which types of wagons? Here’s the travel guide by train.
Although the only known is legendary Orient Express, there’s an ongoing passenger railway service between Europe and Turkey.
Turkey allocate 6 billion TL for railway investments in 2014. About 1 billion is for high speed trains. But already started high speed train projects need a lot more: 5 billion every year.
High speed trains become more and more popular nowadays in Turkey. Where else? Which countries have high speed trains? How widely are they used?
Chinese high speed trains are carrying almost twice as many passengers as the domestic airlines.
Turkish citizens voted for the “turquoise” as the new design of high speed trains.