The Eastern Express has been operating for years. So why did it suddenly become popular and tickets sold out quickly? What should those who want to travel with the Orient Express need to know?
Eastern Express; It starts with a compartmental train journey that starts in Ankara and ends in Kars and offers fairy tale landscapes. To become one of Turkey's longest train ride, especially in popularity among young audiences entertaining and travel pass, providing the Orient Express's preference. If you want to be a traveler, you can start this excitement with Eastern Express without spending a lot of money. There are different factors in the trend of Eastern Express. One of the most important factors is social media. We have compiled what should be known about the Eastern Express.
How was the East Express trend?
At the beginning of the question about the Eastern Express, the question of how the trend is coming. Eastern Express has been continuing its Ankara-Kars flights for a long time, but it has recently become a trend, especially among young people.
There are different reasons that make the Eastern Express a trend. Among them, social media is undoubtedly the most important reason. The Eastern Express, used by small groups of traveling young people, managed to attract the attention of different travelers with the posts on social media. With the power of social media, the interest has grown even more. Dogu Express, Instagram users who want to present a popular topic to their followers and YouTubehas become a frequented address. Apart from social media; East Express offers a unique experience at an affordable price and is an alternative for young people who cannot go abroad.
How long does the Eastern Express journey take?
Eastern Express departs from Ankara Station every day at 17.55. The next day at 18.30 arrives at Kars Station. You are traveling about 24,5 hours. This period can be extended when working on the road. Daily flights from Kars start at 08.00 every morning.
Interactive East 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 types.
Cağ kebab and kadayif stuffed order point
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 TLis. 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
Due to the Ankara Sivas YHT line construction works, as of 03.04.2019, the East-South/Kurtalan, Vangölü Express will be operated between Hanlı-Bostankaya before arriving in Sivas.