Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan made statements about the 'Touristic Eastern Express', which is planned to be launched on the Ankara-Kars line.
”Day overtime, with 120 passenger capacity“
Turhan said that the new train will be a sister to the Eastern Express and will be composed of 9 wagons.
Turhan said that the train will stop between Ankara and Kars to visit historical and touristic places, and the planning of the stops will be carried out together with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, and added that the Eastern Express will continue to be used with the new train.
“A new train from the sleepers of the Eastern Express was formed as the lar Touristic Eastern Express“ “
Stating that the Eastern Express, which travels on the top four train routes of the world, offers high quality service to the passengers of all ages, especially young people, nature lovers, groups who want to take photos, said:
“In order to evaluate the increasing demand and provide better service to citizens, a new train for tourism purposes was created to operate between Ankara-Kars-Ankara, one of the sleepers of the Eastern Express.
In accordance with the demands of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Ankara-Kars-Ankara will be operated between the Eastern Express; The 2 wagon will be composed of 1 wagons, 6 wagons, 9 wagons and 120 wagons and will have a total of XNUMX passenger capacity. UM
Turhan stated that the touristic Eastern Express operation is planned to run around 20.00 from Ankara and around 23.00 from Kars. He said that the studies for pricing are continuing.
Interactive Eastern Express Map
East Express Hours and Ticket Prices Touristic East Express's day-to-day operation, Ankara 20.00, Kars 23.00'de will move. The train will move according to the following table:
|Train to and from Ankara to Kars|
|Ankara Railway Station||18:00|
|Contact Kemaliye directly||07:44||07:45|
|Km. 823 200 +||08:09||08:10|
|the Mount Topdag||16:32||16:33|
|Train to Kars from Ankara|
|the Mount Topdag||09:41||09:42|
|Km. 824 200 +||18:00||18:01|
|Contact Kemaliye directly||18:27||18:28|
|Ankara Railway Station||08:22|
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East Express Train Information:
TCDD East Express operates every day between Ankara, Kırıkkale, Kayseri, Sivas, Erzincan, Erzurum and Kars. TCDD East Express train includes pullman, couchette, dining, compartment and sleeper wagons. The train journey between the East Express and Ankara Kars takes approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.
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Please note that when ordering the train to Kars, ordering cağ kebab and kadayif stuffing from Erzurum Station starts from Erzincan.
Total Journey Time
1 Days 30 Minutes
Ankara Kars Train Ticket Prices:
East Express, Ankara - Kars 1. locality train ticket price 48.00 tbspis. This is the full ticket price. You can view discount train ticket prices for Ankara to Kars while buying tickets from Eybis online. These discounts are over 65 age discount (50%), 13-26 age discount, 60-64 age discount (20%), 7-12 age discount, staff discount, press discount, teacher discount, TAF discount . You can also buy pet tickets.
ANKARA GAR CONTACT
Tel: 0 (312) 309 05 15 / 336 Desk - Working Hours: 24 Hours Open
KARS GAR CONTACT
Tel: 0 (474) 223 43 98 - Working Hours: 07.00 - 17.00
Ankara-Sivas YHT line construction works since the date of East-South / Kurtalan, Vangölü Ekspresleri will be operated between Hanlı-Bostankaya without arriving in Sivas and the transportation of passengers to and from Sivas will be provided by buses provided between Bostankaya-Sivas Gar.