The Elaziğ – Tatvan railway is one of the most recently-constructed classic railway lines in Turkey, having been built in the 1950s and 1960s.
High speed trains are planned to start in last week of May, on 1st of June at the latest.
The railway stretch connecting Samsun to national rail network opened yesterday.
Freight trains have started to pass Bosphorus only via Marmaray.
Due to covid-19 epidemic, all intercity train services are suspended in Turkey.
As corona has stopped life to a great extent all over the world, trains started to play greater role in international transport.
The freight trains will soon restart with limited number of wagons between Iran and Turkey.
Three subsidiaries of TCDD for rolling stock manufacturing is merging.
TCDDT announced winter timetables to be valid starting with 8th of December.
The first set of 12 HST sets is on way to Turkey.
Which cities have wider usage of rail, which is more efficient, which one of the metro, tram and suburban systems are used in Turkish cities?
The train departed from China which will pass through 10 countries to Czechia is at Turkey.
As Turkey accepted the European standards and Turkish wagon industry focused on international market, companies faced an important and “expensive” step: Certification and inspection.
The China-Turkey-Europe train passed through Ankara, which kept closed to freight traffic for a long time.
Two new trains restarted in 2019, Ankara and Goller expresses are welcomed by travellers. However there are disappoinments as well.