Train Tickets in Turkey

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Turkey by train

Traveling by train through Turkey is a very comfortable way to discover the beautiful hinterland. Although high-speed trains run regularly between Istanbul and Ankara, slower trains run on most routes. You can travel all the way to the border with Iran by train, including many destinations in between seen from Istanbul.

Interrail One Country Pass

A European Rail Pass for European citizens...

With a Interrail One Country Pass Turkey you can travel for a various days throughout Turkey.

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Eurail One Country Pass

A European Rail Pass for non-European citizens...

With a Eurail One Country Pass Turkey you can travel for a various days throughout Turkey.

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Balkan Flexi Pass

The Balkan Flexi Pass is the ideal train pass for every traveler who wants to travel through the Balkan countries.

From the vibrant nightlife of Belgrade to small historic cities in Bulgaria. Daily direct international trains connect the most important cities in the Balkans. You can choose to book 3, 5, 7, 10 or 15 days within two months. The start date is determined when booking. From this start date you have the time to use the booked number of train days before the end date. These do not have to be consecutive.

This train pass can be purchased in both 2nd and 1st class. With this pass you can travel in Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania (only the operator of Calatori Region), Serbia, Turkey and Bosnia-Herzegovina. The pass is issued on high-value paper tickets and will therefore be distributed to you by air mail.

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To make your trip to and through Turkey complete, you can find and book the best hotels at HappyRail. All hotels selected by HappyRail are rated at least 8 out of 10 by other travelers and have an ideal location in relation to the city and train station. Find hotels in Istanbul, Ankara and many other Turkish cities, here at HappyRail.

Rail Map - Southeast Europe

Rail Map - Southeast Europe

Major train routes in Turkey

Route Details
Ankara-Istanbul (Pendik)
  • Regular connections daily
  • Distance 533km
  • Average journey duration 3h50min