All About the Eastern Express: The TCDD's express Eastern Express, which travels on the Ankara-Kırıkkale-Kayseri-Sivas-Erzincan-Erzurum-Kars route and completes the 1933 km road in 24.5 hours (1 day and 30 minutes).
WHAT IS EAST EXTRA?
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.
WHAT IS EAST EKSPRES TICKET PRICES?
Doğu Ekspres ticket prices, which vary according to the department you bought, are 47 TL. When you look at TCDD's website, you can buy tickets online immediately.
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.
EVERYTHING LIES 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 EKSPRES 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 (Eks) 1 Bed SOUTH EXPRESS 87,75 TL