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Vangolu Express (Ankara Tatvan train)

Route map, train timetable, main stations and ticket options of main line train running between Ankara and Tatvan:

This train is currently departing from Irmak station, 70 km east of Ankara main station. TCDD operates connected bus service between Ankara main station and Irmak station. Deadline of project is February 2018.
Vangolu Express (Ankara Tatvan train) travel info

What kind of a train I’m going to travel with? TCDD diesel loco + passenger coaches

What options I have? Coach car (2+1) + couchette (4 persons) + sleeper (2 persons)

Any food service in the train? Restaurant car

How far is it from Ankara to Tatvan? 1245 km

How long it takes from Ankara to Tatvan? One day

How can I buy the ticket? All sales channels (Internet, mobile applications, call center, stations and authorized tourism agencies)

When can I buy the ticket? 30 days prior to departure

Cover photo: Jeff Hawken

Next page: Route map and main stations

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.

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