Niğde railway station

Niğde railway station (Turkish: Niğde garı) is a railway station in Niğde, Turkey. TCDD Taşımacılık operates a daily intercity train, the Erciyes Express, from Kayseri to Adana.[1]

NİĞDE
TCDD Taşımacılık intercity rail station
General information
LocationDivan Sk. 13, Burhan Mah. 51100
Niğde
Turkey
Coordinates37°57′56″N 34°41′06″E / 37.9655°N 34.6849°E / 37.9655; 34.6849Coordinates: 37°57′56″N 34°41′06″E / 37.9655°N 34.6849°E / 37.9655; 34.6849
Owned byTurkish State Railways
Operated byTCDD Taşımacılık
Line(s)
Platforms2 (1 side platform, 1 island platform)
Tracks3
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
ParkingYes
Services
Preceding station TCDD Taşımacılık Following station
Bor
towards Adana
Erciyes Express
Hüyük
towards Kayseri

Niğde station was built in 1933 by the Turkish State Railways, as part of a railway to link the Trans-Anatolian railway with the former Baghdad Railway as an eastern route from the Mediterranean coast to Turkey's central interior.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Erciyes Ekspresi". tcddseferleri.com (in Turkish). Retrieved 20 April 2018.
  2. ^ "TCDD History". trainsofturkey.com. Retrieved 20 April 2018.

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