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…]

06 Ankara

Domestic and national railway

160 years have passed since the railways first traveled on Anatolian soil. The 1856 km of the lines built in İzmir-Aydın line in 4.136 with the railroad adventure remained within today's borders. 1923-1950 years between 3.764 km [more…]

RAILWAYS

Apaydın: "Our YHT Networks Are Expanding"

YHT Networks Expanding: TCDD General Manager İsa ApaydınThe article titled “Our YHT Networks Expand” was published in the June issue of Raillife magazine. Historical developments in the railways, which started with the İzmir-Aydın line 160 years ago, have always been [more…]

49 Germany

TCDD Wind In Berlin

TCDD Wind Blows in Berlin: InnoTrans 2016 (International Trade Fair for Transport Technology, Innovative Components, Vehicles and Systems) 20-23 September 2016 was held in Berlin, Germany. TCDD participated in the fair together with its affiliates. [more…]

35 Izmir

How did he ride the first train with bags?

How Torbalılı got on the first trains: Thus, the 130 km İzmir-Aydın railway line, which was the first railway line in Anatolian lands. He was stopping at 3 stops in Torbalı and ending his voyage in Aydın. Train at that time is as cheap as it is now [more…]

train ride last padisah
09 Aydin

First Padişah

The first sultan to board the train: This year is the 150 anniversary of the railroad reaching Aydın. Today, the meaning of such a day: Aydın is the second largest city opened from Anatolia to the world (İzmir the world da was Europe in the 19 century) after İzmir. More [more…]

35 Izmir

IZBAN excitement in Torbali

İZBAN excitement in Torbalı: Torbalı Mayor Adnan Yaşar Gormez said that İZBAN flights between Aliağa and Torbalı, which will start on February 6, will increase the brand value of the district. From Torbalı to İzmir with the commissioning of the high-speed train line [more…]

35 Izmir

Excitement of İZBAN in Torbalı

İZBAN excitement in Torbalı: Torbalı Mayor Adnan Yaşar Gormez said that İZBAN flights between Aliağa and Torbalı, which will start on February 6, will increase the brand value of the district. From Torbalı to İzmir with the commissioning of the high-speed train line [more…]

Intercity Railways

If Trabzon wants the railway to pass through my back

Let the railroad pass through Trabzon or let it pass over my back: A train letter to Trabzon from Erdöl, the Chief Advisor to the President and the doctor from Trabzon. Dr. Cevdet ERDÖL (MP from Ankara) wrote the “RAILROAD REALITY OF THE EASTERN BLACK SEA”… Here he is [more…]

RAILWAYS

Strategic Steps in Railways

Strategic Steps in Railways: In the last 15 year, with the changing state policy, huge projects were realized and major investments were made in the railways. Liberalization of the railways strategic importance for Turkey and the 2023 2035 goals [more…]

GENERAL

How Much Rail is So Much Development

How Much Very Much O Railroad Development: In the 1923 and after the War of Independence was proclaimed the Republic of Turkey's total railway length was kilometrar 378 thousand .... Railways ına The economic, social and cultural life of our country [more…]

GENERAL

Railway lines from Ottoman to present

Railway lines from the Ottomans to the present day: The Hijaz Railway was built by the Ottoman State and all of it was supplied from domestic sources. In a state of “Backward! X, 1900, 1500 km of its own knowledge, people and all from their own resources [more…]