There is an explosion in demand for the Eastern Express train services organized by TCDD between Ankara and Kars. Especially where young people between the ages of 18-25 go for a daily or 2-day weekend holiday, Kars has become one of the most visited places. Photo- Many groups that organize tours started to go to Kars with the Eastern Express. Kars, which has become a place to take daily photos and return to, is also on the agenda on social media and Instagram. Orient Express has become a 'Like' express among young people.
The Eastern Express ticket, starting from Ankara to Kars, was on the agenda. Eastern Express ticket prices, which everyone is curious about, and the cities to go to are wondered. Kars has become one of the most visited places, especially for young people between the ages of 18-25 for a day trip or a 2-day weekend holiday. A large number of groups organizing a photo-tour started to go to Kars with the Eastern Express.
Hotels are full
Kars Mayor Murtaza Karaçanta summarized the reason for increasing interest in Kars and said: urt Kars is a tourism paradise as well as agriculture and animal husbandry. Especially in Kars, winter tourism is predominant. The presence of our rural snow and runway in Sarıkamış is a different beauty. We were trying to tell Sarıkamış, Ani Ruins and Kars Castle. The completion of the Kars-Tbilisi-Baku railway project and the start of the train services added a positive value. 100 fullness is experienced in our hotels. This year we have more demand. Additional wagons were added to the Eastern Express for those wishing to come to Kars. Winter tourism is the most important reason for the demand for our province.
Even in the station
Kars Train Station Movement Officer Sebahattin Koç pointed out the 40 percent increase compared to last year and said: “The number of sleeping cars, which is 1, has been increased to 3 times. Until December 25, a very limited number of tickets remained. There is a lot of interest. Since the Eastern Express is cheap, young people prefer it. They come in groups of 5-10 people. Those who come in the evening and return in the morning also have two days left. Some sleep in the station. They are going to Kars Castle, Ani Ruins and Sarıkamış Ski Center. ”
East Express Ticket Prices
East Express ticket prices vary according to section 47 TL When you look at TCDD's website, you can buy tickets online immediately.
Bed Bunks Prices
BED VAGON PRICES (CARRIER PER ROAD + BED PRICES) TRAINS TAM
- Ankara-Kars (Express) 1 BED EAST EXPRESS 95,00 TL
- Ankara-Kars (Express) 2 Mattress 80,00 TL
- Ankara-Kurtalan (Express) 1 Bed SOUTH EXPRESS 87,75 TL
East Express Route Map
Ankara Kırıkkale Kayseri Sivas Erzincan Erzurum Kars route and the 1933 kmThe express belonging to TCDD, which completes the route in 24.5 hours (1 day 30 minutes), becomes the Eastern Express.