The opening of Tekirdag Derince ferry and Halkali terminal at announced dates seems impossible.
The last announcement of TCDD, although not published officially, says that the ferry will start on 5th of September 2013. The further railway connection will be opened by that time as well. Can these be real?
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Freight villages are on way, being constructed all over Turkey. Are they enough good to be called freight village rather than terminal?
Nowadays there are lots of foggy points about European traffic in Turkey that nobody can get a clear, official, in written answer. Here are the most frequently asked questions.
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Photos from famous Swiss railway bridge, Landwasserviadukt.
TCDD announced closure of Halkali and opening of rail ferry service to Derince. The European rail traffic handled in Halkali will now be shared between Cerkezkoy, Corlu and Derince terminals.
Every player is now looking for the alternatives, and already started comparisons of terminals near İstanbul. Here are terminal Oscars of Rail Turkey.