TCDD announced new traveler card for passengers frequently using trains. Here are details of TrenKart which allows you travel with discounted fares:
Passenger trains running on Soma-Balikesir-Bandirma section have been suspended. This will soon be followed by remaining services on Izmir-Soma section.
The catering service, which was suspended in January for reorganization, started last week with a new concept.
Passenger train service between Adana and Kayseri will be suspended on 15th of February.
TCDD announced changes in passenger services on Izmir-Balikesir-Bandirma section due to electrifcaton and renewal works.
Is it possible to reduce the journey time from Mersin to Adana to 30 minutes ?
Details about renewal works on Mersin-Adana railway were explained in a press conference.
TCDD is going to change food services given in high speed trains as plus service and restaurant cars in some of the main line routes.
TCDD announced raise in train fares in some passenger routes. No change is announced for freight trains.
Konya-Karaman passenger service will restart in February.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality announced offers given for the tender for preliminary analysis of 9.5-km-long Buca Metro.
Ridership for high speed trains increased by 21%.
The first Siemens Velaro HST set started service on Ankara-Konya line..
A few more suggestions for passenger trains in Turkey..
Despite my unforgettable experience of totally 2300 km on rail in Turkey last month, I have a long wish list..