Azerbaijan Railways

Importance of Middle Corridor grows

Importance of Middle Corridor grows

In the context of sanctions against Russia, due to a special military operation in Ukraine, a threat loomed over the traditional routes of cargo flows in the space of Eurasia

First section of Zangezur corridor put into operation (VIDEO)

First section of Zangezur corridor put into operation (VIDEO)

The section of the Horadiz-Agbend railway has already been commissioned, AzTV reports. The length of the section, located in the Jebrail region, is 23 km. Freight trains are already running along it, carrying materials for the further …

Turkey interested in Karabakh infrastructure projects

Turkey interested in Karabakh infrastructure projects

Turkish companies are interested in participating in the implementation of large-scale infrastructure projects in Karabakh, Trend News Agency reports with a reference to the Azerbaijan Railways company. The Turkish intentions were announced by …

Trans-Caspian International Transport Route may become alternative to Suez Canal

Trans-Caspian International Transport Route may become alternative to Suez Canal

The Trans-Caspian International Transport Route came in the spotlight after one of the world’s largest container ships, Ever Given, lodged in the Suez Canal, halting maritime traffic for a week and causing billions of dollars in losses, Caspian News writes. The Suez Canal connects the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea and provides the shortest sea link between Asia and Europe, with about 12 percent of total global trade moving through it

Railway to connect Aghdam, Khojaly and Khankendi

Railway to connect Aghdam, Khojaly and Khankendi

The construction of a new branch of the Yevlakh-Khankendi railway, which will pass through to Aghdam, Khojaly and Khankendi, is being discussed by the Azerbaijan Railways. It is assumed that the length of the new line will be 104 …

Azerbaijan Railways to reconstruct Guzdek-Garadagh railway

Azerbaijan Railways to reconstruct Guzdek-Garadagh railway

Azerbaijani Railways have begun reconstruction of the Guzdek-Garadagh railway that will greatly contribute to the expansion of the North- South transport corridor and strengthen the country's position as a transit country, the company …

Baku-Ganja train tickets to be cheaper

Baku-Ganja train tickets to be cheaper

The Azerbaijan Railways said it will reduce the ticket prices and change the schedule of the Baku-Ganja-Baku high-speed passenger train. While currently, the Baku-Ganja-Baku high-speed passenger train runs every other day, it will start …

 BTK passenger train service to start in June

BTK passenger train service to start in June

The Azerbaijani Railways’ (ADY) authorities plans to start passenger train service via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, the ADY chairman Javid Gurbanov said at the 'Strategic Partnership 1520: Central Europe' business forum held in …

First freight train sent off from Azerbaijan's Astara to Iran

First freight train sent off from Azerbaijan's Astara to Iran

The first freight train was sent off from Azerbaijan’s Astara city to Iran’s Astara city, the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC said in a message. The train consisted of six cars was loaded with Russian timber and medium-density …

Tickets for high-speed trains Baku-Ganja to cost $12

Tickets for high-speed trains Baku-Ganja to cost $12

A tariff for passenger transportation by high-speed train Baku-Ganja has been fixed. Azerbaijan Railways’ chairman Javid Gurbanov has stated that, high-speed passenger train Baku-Ganja will be launched next …

 Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway to be inaugurated in Baku

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway to be inaugurated in Baku

An official ceremony for inauguration of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway will be held on October 30 in Baku, the chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov said. The peak capacity of the 826-kilometer railway …

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway constructed

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway constructed

The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway has been constructed, the chairman of the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC, Javid Gurbanov, said at the Argus Azerbaijan International Petroleum Summit 2017 in Baku. According to him, …