TCDD Tasimacilik has completed the preparations for the new period for high speed trains (YHT) that will start on April 1; The "5 in 5" system is started, taking into account the passenger demand.
TCDD Tasimacilik takes important steps one after another in passenger transport by train. TCDD Tasimacilik recently ended passenger transport with 50 percent capacity in YHTs. The trains carry passengers with 100 percent capacity. As part of the fight against the epidemic, YHT tickets were also available for sale 5 days before. Tickets started to be sold 15 days before the trip.
The General Directorate has also launched regional train services after a 1-year break. Adana-Mersin, Mersin-Islahiye, Halkalı-Kapıkule, Karabük-Zonguldak, Zonguldak-Gökçebay, Adapazarı-Pendik, Basmane-Denizli, Basmane-Aydın, Söke-Denizli, Basmane-Tire, Sincan-Polatlı, Polatlı-Ankara regional trains on Saturday, March 20, Batman-Diyarbakır on March 22. He made his first voyage on Monday.
TCDD Tasimacilik has also completed the preparations for the new period that will start on April 1 in YHTs. As of Thursday, the "5 at 5" system will be introduced; The number of YHT voyages will be increased.
New train services will be put into service in Ankara-Istanbul at 12.00, Istanbul (Söğütlüçeşme) -Ankara at 12.35. The daily number of YHT flights from Ankara to Istanbul and from Istanbul to Ankara will increase from (4 + 4) 8 to (5 + 5) 10.
Here are the YHT hours:
- Ankara -İstanbul: (From YHT Ankara Train Station) 07.00, 10.00, 12.00, 16.00 and 17.00.
- Istanbul-Ankara: (Halkalı) 08.05, (Söğütlüçeşme) 10.00, (Söğütlüçeşme) 12.35, (Söğütlüçeşme) 16.00 and (Halkalı) 16.35
Will the flights continue with the curfew on the weekend? TCDD sources stated that both YHT and regional trains have been working on this issue. It is stated that the regions are authorized, they will take the necessary measures and take steps. (Habertürk)