Bosphor Express, the overnight train between Istanbul and Sofia will start direct service tonight from Halkali.
The electrificaton works on Konya-Karaman railway has started with a ceremony at Karaman yesterday.
After 3 years, passenger trains restarted running on Balikesir-Kutahya section.
The first passenger train between Konya and Karaman will start service at the end of this year.
For many years the only international services to / from Europe have been provided by the Bosphorus Express, which conveyed sleeping and couchette cars from Istanbul to Sofia and Bucharest each night.
In 2015, Every one of four train passengers prefered high speed trains in Turkey.
A main line loco hit suburban train at Izmir yesterday evening. No death or injuries reported.
Due to Baskentray Project, all passenger trains except high speed trains will stop running from/to Ankara.
The railway section going through Ankara will be closed for 18 months due to Baskentray Project.
Due to engineering works on Malatya-Yolcati section, passenger trains to Tatvan, Elazig and Kurtalan has started ending their service at Malatya.