Giant leprechaun board to Halkapinar metro station
35 Izmir

The Symbols of Izmir at Halkapınar Metro Station

Izmir Metropolitan Municipality placed the tile board with the symbols of the city at Halkapınar Metro Station. Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, who received information about the tile panel during his routine inspections, talked to the world at Izmir metro stations. [more…]

basmane train station
06 Ankara

Need to be seen in Turkey 10 Historic Railway Station

The railway transportation, which was started to be used towards the last years of the Ottoman State, was not under the supervision of the Ottoman State at that time, but was maintained by the rich people with the principle of build and operate. Then with the proclamation of the Republic [more…]

Basmane Train Station
35 Izmir

Basmane Train Station

Basmane Train Station: İzmir-Kasaba (Turgutlu) line is one of the first lines designed after the railway lines in the Ottoman Empire. It was understood by a British initiative for the construction of the line. The foundation of the line is at 1664 [more…]

izmir blue train coming to ankaraya
06 Ankara

Izmir Blue Train Coming to Ankara

Izmir Blue Train, which is operated by TCDD Transportation and which is the indispensable of the journeys between Central Anatolia and Aegean, starts to move from 15 to 2018 every day from Ankara Station every day since November 20.00. [more…]

35 Izmir

Students Redesigned Alsancak Station

Yaşar University Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design students redesigned the historical Alsancak Train Station, which has an annual history of 150, in order to bring a new urban space and public space to the city by reviving it with contemporary functions. [more…]

35 Izmir

Basmane Days Started

The historical Basmane district of Izmir will be the scene of colorful cultural and artistic events for a week. Organized for the protection and promotion of the cultural heritage of the region, “Basmane and its Surroundings History, Culture, Art and [more…]

35 Izmir

İZBAN Setting from TCDD

İZBAN Setting from TCDD: State Railways changed the departure places of trains arriving at Alsancak Station and Basmane Station. Trains coming directly to Alsancak Station from Uşak, Kütahya, Balıkesir, Soma and Eskişehir regions are subject to the new regulation. [more…]

35 Izmir

İZDAN regulation on TCDD trains

IZBAN arrangement for TCDD trains: After increasing the number of flights in IZBAN, jointly established by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and TCDD, TCDD also made arrangements on its own trains. All trains arriving to Alsancak were directed to Basmane. After this [more…]

09 Aydin

Citizens Stopped Tracking for Reaction

Citizens Stopped the Traveling Train for Reaction: The train, which went to İzmir from Söke district of Aydın, was stopped by the passengers by pulling the emergency brake on the grounds that it had not left the desired stop for 3 months. From Aydın's Söke district to İzmir [more…]

35 Izmir

Train reacts hard

Strong reaction to train regulations: İZBAN, TCDD 3. In a letter he sent to the Regional Directorate, he requested a reorganization of the train routes. The Railway Machinery Association made a statement on the subject, “Our people [more…]

35 Izmir

Airport private train

Airport special train There are train connections between the city center and airports in many cities of Europe. Now you can say that such an application exists in Izmir. But the application in Izmir is not the city center-airport train. [more…]

35 Izmir

Nationless Machinists in Izmir

Unqualified Machinists Set Off in Izmir Railway workers left their jobs in Izmir and went on strike. Many trains did not move. TCDD set off unqualified intern machinists, ignoring the safety of passengers to break the strike [more…]

35 Izmir

Railway workers start march in Ankara

Railroad workers' march in Ankara started In IZMIR, United Transport Union (BTS) members marched from Izmir to Ankara to protest the privatization of the railways. Approximately 50 members of BTS İzmir Branch gathered in front of Basmane Train Station. [more…]