Siemens Velaro

Siemens Sets

7 of the high speed sets of TCDD is produced by German manufacturer Siemens.

Siemens high speed train sets are electric multiple unit sets with max speed of 300 km/h.

There are 8 wagons in each train. One of the wagons is for business class. It has 2+1 seats, multi media screen and electric plugs on each seat. A half of another car wagon is designed as business compartmens where there are 4 business seats. There’s also one restaurant car in the set. Rest of the wagons are for economy class with 2+2 seats.

The capacity of train is 483 passengers:

45 business class seats

12 business class seats in compartments

424 economy class seats

2 wheelchair places

Each wagon has its own toilet and space for big suitcases.

Here is the new luxury high speed train of Turkey


Written by Onur Uysal

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

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