Dogu Express (Ankara Kars train)

Route map, train timetable, main stations and ticket options of main line train running between Ankara and Kars:

Dogu Express
Dogu Express. Photo: Onur Uysal

Dogu Express travel info

Route map of Dogu Express

Dogu Express (Ankara Kars train) route map

Main stations Dogu Express calls

Dogu Express timetable

Train departure days: Everyday

Dogu Express timetable
Dogu Express timetable
Dogu Express timetable

* As of 12/2018. Please click for official timetable.

Ticket fares of Dogu Express

Ticket fares for Dogu Express-Ana hat route*:

  • Standard seat: 47 TL/person
  • Couchette: 63.5 TL/person
  • Sleeper: 117 TL/person (Single room surcharge: 70 TL)

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* Fares are as of 12/2018 based on information at official websites.

More to know

  • Ankara train station where all conventional trains depart and Ankara high speed train station where all HSTs depart, are next to each other. There’s overpass in between for passengers.
  • Dogu Express is the most popular train in Turkey, thus followed by tour operators. Sleepers and couchettes are sold out very fast. How to find ticket for Dogu Express sleeper?
  • You should visit Ani ruins when you are at Kars.
  • Read public transport alternative to Ankara train station at How to get to high speed train station at Ankara?.
  • Read experiences of travellers about this train at Travel Stories.

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