The railway connecting Turkey to Europe via Kapikule is interrupted due to construction works.
The map is published showing signalization of Turkish railway in operation and under construction.
Installation and commissioning of the new signal interlocking between Eskisehir and Balikesir has been completed and is now in service.
In addition to 2 high speed lines in operation, engineering works continue in 7 lines and 4 more lines are in plans.
Total electrified rail network of Turkey is 5753 km long including the HST lines.
The plans for Ankara-Izmir HST project is changed with 2021 investment program.
The high speed line connecting Konya to Karaman will be soon commissioned.
The investment budget of 2021 for 12 high speed lines has become clear.
Total investment for rail will reach to 44 billon TL (€ 5 bn) in 2021.
The silent days of railways broke down with 3 successive accidents lastweek.
811 km of railway is electrified in Turkey within 3 years.
The Elaziğ – Tatvan railway is one of the most recently-constructed classic railway lines in Turkey, having been built in the 1950s and 1960s.
The railway stretch connecting Samsun to national rail network opened yesterday.
Freight trains have started to pass Bosphorus only via Marmaray.
Tekirdag Derince rail ferry which connects Europe and Asia for freight trains will stop service for 15 days.