Workers’ Union (BTS) warned about safety risks in Istanbul-Ankara high speed train which is going to open today.
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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.
Turkey has the youngest high speed train sets of the World, and has an impressive target for the future. What about the others, other countries that have high speed rail networks.
Sabancı has an interest in high speed trains, but not in freight trains. So the Ulusoy group. Are they fascinated by the popularity and modern-looking of high speed trains?
Hihg speed trains mean money and prestige in one hand. However, considering the problems about freight trains and terminals stil awaiting to be solved, is this investment a waste of money?