6 Eylul Express (Izmir-Bandirma Train)

6 Eylul Express is a diesel-loco-hauled main line service between Izmir and Bandirma. Train has daily departures.

Izmir Bandirma Train Route Map

General Information

Loco hauled daily train
342 km long
Lasts about 7 hrs
Online reservation/ticketing available at EYBIS


Standard carriages

Timetable (as of February 2017)


Click for official TCDD main line trains page.

Main Stations

Alsancak (Izmir) – Manisa – Soma – BalıkesirBandırma

Fares (as of February 2017)

Standard fare for Izmir-Soma is TL 13 (€ 4)
Click for general discounts


There’s no alternative services on Izmir-Bandirma route.

Bandirma has ferry connection to Istanbul (click for IDO website).

Basmane Station is main station for all trains to/from Izmir.

What travellers say

Sound of diesel engine - Dusko from Bosnia and Herzegovina had travelled from Ankara to Bandirma via Izmir with main line trains of TCDD in October 2015.


Cover photo by Onur Uysal



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