Bayram sells no tickets: During the Ramadan Feast, which coincides with the summer holiday season, bus, plane and train services are already up. Due to the feast, companies started to make additional flights
Air transport of the largest enterprises in Turkey, Turkish Airlines will hold 61 additional flights from many points during the holidays. Increasing the number of high-speed trains, TCDD General Directorate will also add pulman and wagons to many outline trains. Bus companies will make additional trips, especially from the lines departing from Istanbul, to the touristic cities, due to the demands of those who want to spend the holiday in their hometown towards the Black Sea and Anatolian cities.
Citizens, who had the opportunity to have the Ramadan Feast during the holiday season, filled the regular flights on the airline, highway and railway in the transportation sector. Businesses therefore organized additional flights. Businesses that carried air transportation prior to the Eid al-Fitr holiday started to request additional flights from the General Directorate of Civil Aviation (SHGM).
largest firm of air transport in Turkey Turkish Airlines (THY), has organized additional flights to some of the pre-feast for occupancy in normal time and after experiencing the intensity will occur. The company, which has added 61 additional flights to the existing ones, will have additional flights to Antalya, Bodrum, Dalaman, İzmir and Trabzon squares. THY, 2 each for Adana and Izmir, 12 for Antalya, 20 between Bodrum-Atatürk Airport, 3 between Bodrum-Sabiha Gökçen Airport, 17 between Dalaman-Atatürk Airport, 2 between Dalaman-Sabiha Gökçen and Trabzon on holiday. It will organize 3 additional flights.
As with other transportation channels, there is a high density in highways during the holiday. In this context, Metro Turizm, which provides transportation services on the road, is preparing to meet the intensity experienced during the Eid al-Fitr holiday. In the density map prepared by the company, there is a demand for travel to the cities of Black Sea and Anatolia, especially the citizens who want to spend their holidays in their hometown, especially on the lines departing from Istanbul. While there is a significant occupancy rate in the week of the feast, the expedition planning section of the company closely follows the occupancy rate and immediately plans new voyages on the lines exceeding 80 percent.
Authorities, the citizens of the holiday plans to take the tickets early in the planning of the new voyage planning, return tickets are important in terms of the return journey does not suffer any stresses. In addition, it is recommended to avoid pirated transportation buses, to travel without a ticket and to travel with corporate companies.
YHTs will also make additional expeditions
TCDD General Directorate will add wagons to many of the main line trains for the holiday holidays. The organization will also organize additional YHT flights between Ankara-Eskişehir-Ankara on August 7, August 10 and August 11, 2013 to meet the increasing passenger demands due to the feast. TCDD Headquarters will add a trolley wagon to İzmir Blue Train, Karesi Express, Eastern Express, Central Anatolia Blue Train, September 4 Blue Train, South Express, Çukurova Express, Erciyes Express, Euphrates Express, Taurus Express and Konya Blue Train. Taking into account the locomotives of all other trains, the type of wagons suitable for the train organizations were added and their seat capacities were increased.
As in previous holiday holidays, highways will be free this year. Motorways will not be charged on the first day of the Eid al-Fitr on Wednesday, August 8 from 00.00:11 until Sunday, August 24.00, at XNUMX:XNUMX. Also, during the feast, the municipalities will offer the public transportation service free of charge or at a discount.
Source : the site www.hurriyet.com.tr