34 Istanbul

TCDD 'percent 50 raise' response to the claim!

It was reported by the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) that the news in the press about "50 percent hike in suburban fares in Istanbul" did not reflect the truth. In the written statement made by TCDD, in accordance with the law numbered 5216, the city [more…]


The Base of the Kop Tunnel Was Launched

The foundation of the Kop Mountain Tunnel, which is located on the Bayburt-Erzurum Highway, at an important crossing point connecting the Black Sea to the south and east, 23 August 2012 On Thursday, the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Binali YILDIRIM, [more…]

Intercity Railways

Nostalgic express trains

I don't know if those born before 1960 will be able to remember. Now nostalgic Express trains used to depart from HAYDARPAŞA to ANATOLIA. Locomotive and passenger wagons of these trains are the restaurant (Restaurant wagon) and Sleeper wagons behind the train belonging to TCDD. [more…]

Intercity Railways

Discount on exporter on railway

Economy Minister Zafer Caglayan announced that there will be a price reduction in favor of exporters in rail transport. Çağlayan said: “We met with the Ministry of Transport a month ago and reached an agreement. In an environment where Turkish exporters increase their exports, the railway [more…]

34 Istanbul

TCDD Increases Token Fee to 3 Tl

The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) announced that the single token fee has been increased from 2 TL to 3 TL with the decision of the Transportation Coordination Center (UKOME) in order to encourage subscription tickets with Akbil. TCDD, 'Percentage to suburban fees in Istanbul [more…]

07 Antalya

Cable Car Tender Postponed in Alanya

In order to improve the transportation network of Alanya Castle, the tender of 'Cable Car and Moving Belt Project ı prepared by the municipality was postponed. It was approved by the Antalya Regional Board for the Protection of Cultural and Natural Heritage and [more…]

30 Hakkari

The invention of the peasants cable car

Yüksekova - Bostancık (Gulort) Village, located 30 kilometers away from Yüksekova District of Hakkari, is a settlement surrounded by high mountains. As the village where the 10 household is located is surrounded by high mountains, the villagers [more…]