TCDD's Ankara-Erzurum-Kars arranged between the Eastern Express train services were pleased to show the authorities
In recent years, the Eastern Express, which has been the focus of attention in social media, and the walking and mountaineering groups from Ankara to Kars in winter, are preferred by photographers and university students. Orient Express that one of Turkey's longest train service, with the coming of winter tourism contributes to a large extent.
TCDD, which runs from Ankara to Kars at 24 hour, continues to face the intense interest of local and foreign tourists. The authorities were welcomed by the authorities on the Eastern Express train routes organized by TCDD from Ankara to Erzurum-Kars.
Especially in Erzurum and Kars, where 18-25 young people went for a day trip or 2 daily weekend break, was the most visited place. The Sarıkamış and Palandöken ski centers, together with the Eastern Express, are very popular today. Local and foreign tourists, as well as tourism, contributes to the economy of the region.
TCDD, Ankara-Erzurum-Kars between the Eastern Express train services nowadays 15 thousand ticket demand. Passengers are buying cag kebabs they order when they are approaching Erzurum, at a break of 10 in Erzurum Gar. Some of the passengers can not find a place in the train from Erzurum by land and by air means that they return.
WHICH STATIONS ARE STILLING?
The route of the Eastern Express, which is the new favorite of the young people in particular, is Ankara-Kırıkkale-Kayseri-Sivas-Erzincan-Erzurum-Kars. A few minutes pause at the intermediate stops, while at the main stops, this time 10-15 can go up to the minute. Departure times from Ankara-Kars departures were determined as 17.55 in Ankara, 00.48 in Kayseri, 04.19 in Sivas and 10.32 in Erzincan.
Those who want to travel from Istanbul to the Eastern Express should arrive at Ankara Gar with the High Speed Train from Istanbul Pendik railway station and then travel to Kars. Those traveling with the Eastern Express can witness wonderful landscapes and historical buildings. Those who like to take pictures, to travel, to discover new places should buy their tickets for Eastern Express early on.
HOW MUCH OF TICKET PRICES?
The East Express service offered by TCDD Taşımacılık AŞ offers a esi fair tarafından trip experience at prices ranging from 48 to 188 TL.
There are also discounted tickets for the Eastern Express by Transportation AS. A round-trip ticket and a N Young Ticket lar receive a discount of 20. This discount can benefit young people of 13-26 age. Apart from this, teachers, military passengers, groups of at least 12, 60 passengers over the age, press card and TCDD employee or retired wife is offered the opportunity to discount 20 percent.
HOW LONGER THE TIME OF JOURNEY?
Eastern Express departs from Ankara Station every day at 17.55. The next day at 18.30 arrives at Kars Station. The journey takes about 24,5 hours. Daily flights from Kars start at 08.00 every morning.
EAST EXPRESSION ROUTE