Mezraa railway station

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MEZRAA
TCDD
Coordinates 40°24′14″N43°08′24″E / 40.403950°N 43.140106°E / 40.403950; 43.140106 Coordinates: 40°24′14″N43°08′24″E / 40.403950°N 43.140106°E / 40.403950; 43.140106
Owned by TCDD
Platforms1
Tracks1
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Other information
StatusIn Operation
History
Opened1899
Rebuilt1962

Mezraa station is located near the village of Mezra in the Kars Province of Turkey. The railway to Baku will split from the line here. It is serviced by the daily Kars-Akyaka Regional train.

Kars Province Province of Turkey in Northeast Anatolia

Kars Province is a province of Turkey, located in the northeastern part of the country. It shares part of its closed border with the Republic of Armenia. The provincial capital is the city of Kars. The provinces of Ardahan and Iğdır were until the 1990s part of Kars Province.

Turkey Republic in Western Asia

Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country located mainly in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe. East Thrace, located in Europe, is separated from Anatolia by the Sea of Marmara, the Bosphorous strait and the Dardanelles. Turkey is bordered by Greece and Bulgaria to its northwest; Georgia to its northeast; Armenia, the Azerbaijani exclave of Nakhchivan and Iran to the east; and Iraq and Syria to the south. Istanbul is the largest city, but more central Ankara is the capital. Approximately 70 to 80 per cent of the country's citizens identify as Turkish. Kurds are the largest minority; the size of the Kurdish population is a subject of dispute with estimates placing the figure at anywhere from 12 to 25 per cent of the population.


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