Important rail projects are expected to be commissioned in 2019.
Presidency of Turkey announced second 100-days action plan. There are many targets about railways and metros in the plan.
The direct investment in rail industry in Turkey last year took great attention while many companies were waiting for things to settle down in economics and particularly in rail business.
While the high speed train accident deeply saddens everybody, no decline is observed in demand of passengers for high speed trains.
Early today, 9 death and 86 injuries reported dueto high speed train crash at Ankara.
Dogu Express and Vangolu Express are the two most popular overnight train routes of Turkey, thus it’s very hard to find ticket.
The scope, route, stops, connections and history of Tavşantepe-Sabiha Gokcen line which will extend Kadikoy-Tavsantepe metro to Sabiha Gokcen airport:
Private freight wagon ownership loses its charm though having carried one third of all rail freight in Turkey last year.
Preparations about Bandirma ferry which will connect Izmir, Manisa and Bandirma to Europe by rail have come to end.
The scope, route, stops and history of railway project connecting Gaziantep to suburban areas:
While desperately waiting to be connected to Turkish rail network, Antalya has got the chance to be connected to European train network next year.
By opening of Marmaray project in 2019 1Q, rail freight and passengers will meet Istanbul after long years. Is Istanbul ready for this?
Baku-Tbilisi-Kars connection attracts attention at Logitrans Fair which opened door on 14th of Nov.
The scope, route,stops and history of Kocaeli’s first tram line:
The competition in intermodal services between Turkey and Europe will be harder in 2019.