Ankara Express (Ankara Istanbul train)

Route map, train timetable, main stations and ticket options of main line train running between Ankara and Istanbul (Halkali):

Ankara Express information
Ankara Express route
Ankara Express route


Train departure days: Everyday

Ankara Express timetable

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Ankara Express ticket fares

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Tickets on sale 30 days prior to departure

How can I buy the ticket?

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Ankara Express stops at 4 stations in Istanbul. Pendik, Bostanci and Sogutlucesme in Asian side, Bakirkoy and Halkali in European side.

How to get to high speed train stations in Istanbul?

How to get to high speed train station at Ankara?

Bicycle hanger was put on this train for the first time. There’s bicycle label on the door of the wagon.


Main stations this train is calling at:

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