The history of railways began on September 23, 1856, with the concession of the 130-kilometer Izmir-Aydın Railway line. Now it serves the Turkish people with a line length of thousands of kilometers.
Turkeyrailway line every year in Turkey length Increasing. TC State Railways (TCDD), according to the statistics announced, the railway main line, which was 1994 thousand 8 kilometers in 452 lengthBy 2018, it increased to 12 kilometers.
The length of the High Speed Train (YHT) lines was 2009 kilometers in 397. The length of the YHT line, which increased to 2010 kilometers between 2013 and 888, was recorded as 2014 kilometers between 2018 and 1213.
Which province is the longest railway?
The statistics shared by TCDD included railway lengths by provinces.
Ankara ranks first with 823 kilometers in length of railway. It is followed by Konya with 688 kilometers, Eskişehir with 622 kilometers and Sivas with 618 kilometers.
Breakdown Ray of age in Turkey
- 0-10 age - Percent 79
- 11-20 - Percent 11
- 21-30 - Percent 5
- 31 and over - Percent 5