TCDD Tasimacilik AS due to the COVID-19 disease caused by the coronavirus, which spread from Wuhan city of China and affected the world. The trainings numbered 12601-12604-12605-12606-12607-12610, which made the Adapazarı-Pendik-Adapazarı expedition, were canceled by the General Directorate for the decisions taken by the Ministry of Health and Pandemic Boards.
TIMES STILL NOT STARTED
The Island Train services, which have not been carried out for more than 2.5 months, have not been started even though the restrictions on intercity travel have been lifted recently, the public transportation has been restored and the 50 percent passenger restriction on transportation has been lifted and the measures taken have largely returned before the pandemic period.
EXPLANATION FROM TCDD
The fact that Izmit people do not start the expeditions of the Island Express, which allows them to travel to Istanbul and Sakarya cheaply, causes the reactions of the citizens. In the statement made by TCDD to Kocaeli Denge on the subject: “TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş. due to COVID-19 disease. As a result of the decision taken by the General Directorate of the Ministry of Health and Pandemic Boards, we stopped the activity of Ada Train. The date on which the Island Train will start operating is not yet certain. We will announce when the date is determined. ” expressions were used.