The history of rail transport in Turkey
06 Ankara

History of Railway Transportation in Turkey

After the railway transportation network are the most used highways in Turkey. This is due to the fact that it is the road that has the highest connection with the settlement after the highway. Railways, especially in the freight transport between the interior [more…]

RAILWAYS

YHT will surround the homeland

YHT will embrace the country: With the opening of the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed ​​Train (YHT) line, the length of the YHT line in operation will reach 1420 kilometers. 3500 kilometers high speed, 8500 kilometers fast 2023 [more…]

Map of TCDD Regional Offices
03 Afyonkarahisar

Railway Lengths by Provinces

Railway lengths by provinces: According to the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) data, which provinces do you think lead the way in terms of railway length? Here is the answer… 2012 TCDD data shows the railway lengths passing through the provincial borders. [more…]

GENERAL

Railway Construction Yearly 135 KM

Railway Construction Annual 135 KM TCDD General Manager Süleyman Karaman When they took office, they said that they were struggling with many different problems of the railways and even expressed their thoughts about the closure, the government decided to improve the railways. [more…]

86 China

Chinese Electric Railway Winner

With the Harbin-Dalian high-speed train, the world leader in China's electric railway, officially put into service on December 1, 2012, China's total electric railway length has exceeded 48 thousand kilometers. Thus, China surpassed Russia in the length of electric railways. [more…]