Within the scope of coronavirus measures, YHT flights will start in a limited manner from June 1st.
Within the scope of coronavirus measures, YHT flights will start from 1 June on 16 mutual flights. High Speed Train (YHT) services between Ankara-İstanbul, Istanbul-Ankara, Ankara-Eskişehir, Eskişehir-Ankara, Ankara-Konya, Konya-Ankara, Konya-Istanbul, Istanbul-Konya are as follows;
Here are the new rules to be applied in YHTs
Some rules will apply in the "transition period". These are as follows:
- YHTs will carry passengers with 50 percent capacity.
- Unmasked passengers will not be taken to trains. Passengers must come with their masks.
- Passengers will get tickets in advance. It will only sit on the seat they bought. He will not be able to travel on another seat.
- There is no change in ticket prices.
- There will be disinfectant on the trains.
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Code Application Started in Train Travels
Health Minister Fahrettin Koca announced that the application of Hayat Eve Sığar (HEPP) code has started for those who want to travel by public transport such as planes, trains, buses within the scope of coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic measures.
What is HES Code and How to Get It?
Health Minister Koca stated that travels can now be made with HES code, and the acceptance of passengers to domestic flights with a feature that will come to the “Hayat Eve Sığar” mobile application will be provided with HES code control. The risk status of all passengers on the flight will be inquired through the HEPP code 24 hours before the domestic flight. ” Minister Koca said, “Individuals will be able to show that they do not have risks, are not sick or in contact, through this Hayat Eve Sığar application. We are going to practice first in intercity transportation. You will be able to travel by plane and train using the code you will receive through the mobile application. ” said.
What is HES Code?
HES code is a code that will be produced with a feature that will come to the “Hayat Eve Sığar” mobile application. Based on this code, a priority screening will be made and it will be decided whether the passenger is accepted or not. Plane and train travel can be made using this code.
Minister Fahrettin Koca; The addition of the HEPP code, which will be produced individually, has been made mandatory as of 18 May 2020. For the HES code inquiry, the passenger ID number (TCKN, Passport etc.), contact information (both phone and e-mail fields) and date of birth will be entered correctly and completely as required fields.