Van-Kapikoy Construction Works

Construction works started between Van-Kapikoy, the last section of railway connecting Turkey to Iran. The project had started last month, and is expected to last until the end of the year. During the construction works, the rail traffic will be permitted only during nights.

Route Section Van-Kapiköy (116 km)
Blockage Details Closed between 08:00-16:00
Start Date 06.06.2015
Latest Projected Opening Date 31.12.2015
Reason for Blockage Track renewal
Affected Train Services Freight traffic will continue during open hours
International trains (Transasya, Van-Tabriz) not affected, timetables outside closure period.
Map  Van Kapikoy Railway
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