The first express train from Istanbul arrived in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia on Tuesday morning after about a nine and a half hour journey.
Turkish State Railways (TCDD) Istanbul Passenger Services Manager Veysi
"A lot of tourists will be traveling to Edirne and Istanbul from Bulgaria. Of
The express train departed Istanbul's Halkali station at 10.40 p.m. local time (1940GMT) on Monday evening with 22 passengers and arrived in Sofia's central railway station at around 9 a.m. local time (0700GMT) on Tuesday.
The first train from Sofia to Istanbul also started its journey at 9 p.m. (1900GMT) on
Reporting by Emrah