Port Operator

(TCDD) General Directorate of Turkish State Railways


TCDD Liman İşletmesi Müdürlüğü  Bandırma - TURKEY


90-266-718 75 30

Fax 90-266-713 60 11

40° 21' 45" N
27° 57' 50" E

Port Working Hours

Administrative 08:30 - 17:30
Operational 3 shifts (08:00-16:30, 16:30-00:30, 00:30-08:00)
24 hours a day
Port Manager 90-266-713 49 66
Assistant Manager 90-266-713 49 66
Assistant Manager 90-266-713 49 66


Port Characteristics

LOCATION The port of Bandirma is situated on the south side on the Sea of Marmara . It is one of the major outlets for exports/imports of dry bulks of Marmara Region. The port has modern infrastructure and is protected by two breakwaters, 1000 m and 500 m long. The width between the breakwaters is 225 m. The port is also connected with the networks of state railways and highway.

PILOTAGE is compulsory for vessels entering or leaving the port and towage is not necessary for the vessels up to 2000 GRT both of them provided by the Port Authority round the dock.

SEA CRAFTS one pilot boat, 3 tug boats and 1 mooring boat.

HANDLING EQUIPMENT 3 reach stackers of 25 to 42 tons capacity and one empty container forklift of 8 tons capacity, 15 shore and yard cranes of 3 to 35 tons, 6 mobile cranes of 5 to 25 tons capacity, 5 standard and 14 small masted forklifts, 3 tracked cranes and 3 loaders.

BULK CARGO FACILITIES The total length of the berths serving bulk traffic is 1315 m with depths 8 to 12 m. Loading and unloading operations at the berths are carried out by portal shore cranes. A grain silo belonging to TMO (Turkish Grain Board) of 34.000 tons capacity is available and has a conveyor connection with the quay.