Turkey Georgia the construction of the railway construction; Our aim is to revive the historical Silk Road by providing uninterrupted railway connection between our country and Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkish Republics of Central Asia and thus to develop economic and cultural cooperation between countries.
The length of the railway line in our country is 79 km and the length on the Georgia side is 29 km. Turkey-Georgia (Kars-Ahilkelek) was started in the year 2008 the construction of railway line; The renovation works of the Ahılkelek-Baku section were completed simultaneously and the operation of the diesel engine was the only line in the history of 30.10.2017 with the participation of President Recep Eayyip Erdoğan.
When the line is put into operation; 1 will have the capacity to transport millions of passengers and 6,5 million tons of freight. At the end of the year 2034; 3 Million passengers and 17 Million tons load capacity will be reached.
●● Total Tunnel Length: 18,193 km
●● Total Drilling Tunnel Length: 6,752 km.
(4 Pieces) (completed)
●● Total Open and Close Tunnel Length: 11,441 km.
●● Total Viaduct Length: 555 m.
●● Total Underpass-Culvert: 103 Pieces (Culvert: 69 Pieces, Underpass: 28, Overpass: 6)