Erenköy railway station

Erenköy station (Turkish: Erenköy garı) is a railway station in Kadıköy, Istanbul. Between 1969 and 2013, it was a station on the Haydarpaşa suburban to Gebze and starting on 10 March 2019, will be a station on the Marmaray commuter rail system.

ERENKÖY
Erenköy gar.jpg
Looking east on a snowy day.
LocationHatboyu Sk. 38, Erenköy Mah. 34738
Kadıköy/Istanbul
Turkey
Coordinates40°58′17″N 29°04′36″E / 40.9715°N 29.0766°E / 40.9715; 29.0766Coordinates: 40°58′17″N 29°04′36″E / 40.9715°N 29.0766°E / 40.9715; 29.0766
Owned byTurkish State Railways
Operated byTCDD Taşımacılık
Line(s)
  Marmaray (2019)
Platforms3 (2 side platforms, 1 island platform)
Tracks5
History
Opened22 September 1872
Closed2013-18
Rebuilt1949
Services
Preceding station   TCDD Taşımacılık   Following station
toward Halkalı
Marmaray
toward Gebze
Former services
Preceding station   Turkish State Railways   Following station
toward Istanbul
Adapazarı Express
toward Adapazarı
toward Haydarpaşa
Haydarpaşa suburban
toward Gebze
Track layout
West to Haydarpaşa
East to Gebze

The station was originally opened on 22 September 1872 by the Ottoman government as part of the railway from Istanbul to İzmit.[1] Erenköy station was expanded in 1949 by the Turkish State Railways to accommodate more traffic.

Pre-Marmaray station layoutEdit

Street Station house Entrances/Exits
Tracks Side platform (Platform 1), doors will open on the right
Track 1 Haydarpaşa suburban, Haydarpaşa-Adapazarı Regional toward Haydarpaşa
Track 2 Haydarpaşa suburban toward Gebze; Haydarpaşa-Adapazarı Regional toward Adapazarı
Island platform (Platform 2), doors will open on the left or right  
Track 3 Haydarpaşa suburban toward Gebze; Haydarpaşa-Adapazarı Regional toward Adapazarı
Track 4 No passenger train service
Track 5 No passenger train service
Side platform (Platform 3), platform not in service

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CFOA History". trainsofturkey.com. Retrieved 22 October 2017.

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