34 Istanbul

TCDD 'percent 50 raise' response to the claim!

The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) by "Istanbul; the 50 percent fee hike has been made in the suburbs" was reported to reflect the fact that the reports in the press about. In the written statement made by TCDD, in accordance with the law numbered 5216, the transportation [more…]

01 Adana

'Walking Stairs' in Adana Metro

Although the places of the escalators in Adana Metro stations, which were started 13 years ago and opened for service in 533 with 2010 million dollars, are allocated as descents and ascents, the lack of escalators causes some questions [more…]


The Base of the Kop Tunnel Was Launched

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

Intercity Railways

Nostalgic express trains

Will those born before 1960 be able to remember? Nostalgic Express trains now depart from HAYDARPAŞA to ANATOLIA. The locomotives and passenger wagons of these trains are the restaurant (restaurant wagon) behind the train belonging to TCDD and the sleeper wagons are special from the Ottoman period. [more…]

Intercity Railways

Discount on exporter on railway

Economy Minister Zafer Çağlayan announced that there will be a price reduction in favor of exporters in railway transportation. Çağlayan said: “We met with the Ministry of Transportation 1 month ago and reached an agreement. In an environment where Turkish exporters have increased their exports, we said, 'Let's reduce the cost of rail transport. [more…]

34 Istanbul

There are subway transport to every point in Istanbul!

Kadir Topbaş, olduğun When we made the transportation master plans, we saw that Istanbul needs a rail system up to 640 km. Silivri from Beykoz to Sarıyer, we have to take metro to every point of Istanbul Bey. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbaş, ş Transportation master [more…]

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06 Ankara

Ankara Istanbul High Speed ​​Line to Open in 2014

Minister Binali Yıldırım gave a calendar for giant projects. Minister Yıldırım said that the high-speed train between Istanbul and Ankara will reach the first quarter of 2014, and the 3rd airport to be built in Istanbul will reach 2016. Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications [more…]

34 Istanbul

TCDD Increases Token Fee to 3 Tl

The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) Transportation Coordination Center to encourage subscription tickets with akbil (UKOME) reported that the decision of the single token fee of $ 2 to $ 3 TL removed. TCDD, to the news that 'suburban wages have been increased by 50 percent in Istanbul' [more…]

34 Istanbul

People's Houses protest hikes in public transportation charges

A group of Halkevleri members gathered at Mecidiyeköy metrobus toll booths protested the hikes in public transportation fees by the Transportation Coordination Center (UKOME). The activists carried a banner saying "Transportation is right, cannot be sold, the hikes should be taken back" and foreign currency. Group members collectively [more…]