The Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications stated that due to the high demand, tickets in all railways of Eastern Express were sold in a very short time and the demands were met by giving additional wagons to the train for the days when the demand was high.
In the statement made by the Ministry; In recent days, some websites and social media accounts put forward a number of allegations about the absence of a place in eastern expressions between Ankara and Kars.
Tickets for the wagons of Eastern Express which operate between Ankara and Kars are sold to all citizens one month in advance by the ticket sales system.
In addition to the existing wagons of the train, wagons are rented with the tour companies, annual wagons are added to the Eastern Express, the renting tour companies serve in the form of a hotel meal and travel package as well as the ticket sales and the prices are determined accordingly.
Due to the high demand, tickets in all wagons of Eastern Express are sold in a very short time. The demand is met by providing additional wagons to the train for the days when the demand is high.