Salihli railway station

Salihli railway station (Turkish: Salihli garı) is a railway station in Salihli, Turkey and is the only station within the city. TCDD Taşımacılık operates a daily inter-city train from İzmir to Konya and a daily regional train to İzmir to Uşak.[1]

Salihli
TCDD Taşımacılık intercity and regional rail station
Salihli station.jpg
Looking west, toward Afyon with the station building on the right.
Location87 Sk., Zafer Mah. 45300
Salihli, Manisa
Turkey
Coordinates38°28′58″N 28°07′51″E / 38.4828°N 28.1308°E / 38.4828; 28.1308Coordinates: 38°28′58″N 28°07′51″E / 38.4828°N 28.1308°E / 38.4828; 28.1308
Owned byTurkish State Railways
Operated byTCDD Taşımacılık
Line(s)
Platforms1 side platform
Tracks1
Construction
Bicycle facilitiesNo
History
Opened13 March 1875
Services
Preceding station   TCDD Taşımacılık   Following station
toward İzmir
Konya Blue Train
toward Konya
toward İzmir
Uşak Express
toward Uşak
toward İzmir
İzmir-Alaşehir
toward Alaşehir
toward Manisa
Manisa-Alaşehir
toward Alaşehir
  Future service  
toward İzmir
Yüksek Hızlı Tren
toward Ankara

The station was originally built by the Smyrna Cassaba Railway in 1875 as part of their railway from Smyrna (modern-day İzmir) to Karahisar.[2] Salihli station consists of a single side platform, serving one track. A small freight yard and freight house are located adjacent to the station.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Konya Mavi Treni". tcddseferleri.com (in Turkish). Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Smyrne Cassaba & Prolongements History". trainsofturkey.com. Retrieved 7 April 2018.