The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), Ramadan Bayramı'yl the conflicting dates, while putting the time the new trains in various mainline and regional trails, the mainline railway to meet the increasing passenger demand because of the feast was reinforced with additional cars.
A new train called Konya Blue Train was put into service on the Konya-İzmir-Konya line where road renewals were made. The train, which will depart from both cities at 20.00, will follow the route of İzmir, Manisa, Uşak, Afyon and Konya. The train consists of 4 air-conditioned pullmans, 1 bunk, 1 bed and 1 dining car.
Konya Blue Train Schedule
|hosts||23:48||Çay / Tea||22:44|
|SERVANT||01:53||AFYON (A. Çetinkaya)||23:31|
|AFYON (A. Çetinkaya)||04:24||SERVANT||01:54|
|Çay / Tea||05:08||Güneyköy||03:17|
Due to the first expedition of Konya Blue Train, a ceremony will be held at Alsancak Station tomorrow at 19.30, where Binali Yıldırım, the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, will also attend. A connection to the Konya Train Station will be provided with the teleconference system from the ceremony. On the other hand, Toros Express will start to carry passengers between Adana-Eskişehir-Adana from the same date. The Toros Express, which consists of 5 pulman wagons, will depart at 07.05 from Adana and 07.20 from Eskişehir.
TCDD has also launched regional trains in order to increase rail transport between nearby cities. In this context; A new regional train has been launched on the Izmir-Uşak line. In addition, another domestic production 'Anadolu' DMU was put into service on the Basmane-Denizli line, and the number of flights was increased to 6 and 6 turns.
Number of Regional Trains Increased
Again, the number of voyages of the regional trains operating in Denizli-Söke, Nazilli-Söke, Denizli-Nazilli trails was increased. TCDD also took a series of measures to meet the increasing passenger demand during the Ramadan Feast.
Wagon additions were made to the organizations of İzmir Mavi, Karesi Express, Central Anatolia, Çukurova and 4 Eylül Mavi, Doğu and Güney / Vangölü expresses, and a regional train was put on the Kütahya-Balıkesir line during the feast. In addition, due to the renewal of the Marşandiz Bridge, the High Speed trains departing from Sincan have been departing from the Karesi Express Ankara Station, and the Izmir Blue Train that runs to Eskişehir will start operating on the Izmir-Ankara line.