Intercity Railways

East will become railroad junction

The East will become a railway junction: Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan stated that they will start train operations in Baku-Tbilisi-Kars as of the end of June and said, “From Kars to Nakhchivan via Iğdır, from there to Islamabad, Iran. to Azerbaijan [more…]

Intercity Railways

Railway is our future

Railway is Our Future: Although the railway is a safer and more environmentally friendly mode of transport than other modes of transport, it is still the least used transport method in Turkey. In terms of the value of Turkey's exports [more…]

Intercity Railways

Train Operation Taken From TCDD

Train Management Acquired from TCDD: Another important step has been taken towards the privatization of railways. For this purpose, the main status of TCDD was changed. Transportation authority was taken from TCDD and given to Taşımacılık AŞ. Accordingly, TCDD [more…]

Intercity Railways

Are the railways privatized?

Railways are being privatized: With the implementation of the High Speed ​​Train Project, the increase in prices has reduced the number of those who prefer to travel by train. In the past, the price of the longer journey was quite low. About this [more…]

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Safety Management System Training Started at TCDD

Safety Management System Training Started at TCDD: Within the scope of the activities for the adoption of the Safety Management System, training is given to the personnel of the TCDD 1st Regional Directorate between 08-12 February 2016. TCDD General Directorate Infrastructure and [more…]

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3. railway connection to the bridge

railway connection will be made to the bridge: TCDD Deputy General Manager Murtazaoğlu: “3. A railway connection to the bridge is also planned. Until the end of this year, the design of a part of the construction tender continues. before the end of the year [more…]

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Katener has become a question: 250 Km

Catenary Questionnaire: If It Had Traveled 250 Km Speed: CHP Istanbul Deputy Dr. Sezgin Tanrıkulu told the Minister of Transport, Elvan, “If the cruise wire (cataner) is not at the Kocaeli entrance, where the train slows down, it is 235 – 250 [more…]


Railway Transportation Association Press Release

Railway Freight Transportation Sector Association Press Release Turkey launched the process that causes a significant change. Prepared by the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, the views of the relevant public institutions and non-governmental organizations [more…]


Sabancı Group exerts a pulse for train operations

Sabancı Group is feeling the pulse to operate trains Sabancı Holding took the first serious step when the bill to end the public monopoly in railway transportation was presented to the Parliament. After the monopoly of Sabancı Group and TCDD was lifted, trains in the railways [more…]

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Railroad is to love this job

Today, every profession has a cultural definition and the members of that profession can easily express themselves within this definition, whereas TCDD employees have difficulty in defining themselves in terms of railway culture with the new face. [more…]

Intercity Railways

State monopoly railways, the private sector is opening.

According to the TCDD Organization Law pending in the Prime Ministry, the airline model will be applied on the railways. The private sector will organize intercity flights by obtaining a license. Preparations that will open the doors of a new era in train management are being made at great speed. This [more…]