Number of train sets are increasing in Marmaray | Turkey

Number of train sets are increasing in Marmaray :In Marmaray that is connecting Asia to Europe with a tunnel under the sea, now 10 car train sets will be used instead of 5 car train sets.

In Marmaray which commenced operation on 29th October 2013 and connects Asia to Europe with a tunnel under the sea, now 10 car train sets will be put in operation, increasing the number of people carried per train set in each trip from 1500 to 3000.

Called “the Project of the Century” Marmaray, after commencing operation in 90th year celebrations of the Republic is being preferred more and more by the public as time passes. Since the commencement on 29th October 2013 a total of 21,353,339 passengers have been carried up to 29th December this year.

In Marmaray which currently has an average daily ridership of 130,000, the peak hours are determined to be between 07.30-09.00 and between 16.00-19.00.

Marmaray, serves for stations Üsküdar, Sirkeci, Yenikapı and Kazlıçeşme. The 5 car train sets operating in Marmaray can carry 1500 and after the 10 car train sets are put into operation starting in July, the passengers carried by these train sets will increase to 3000.

It is estimated that a total of 45 million passengers will be carried with Marmaray in 2014.

Number of train sets are increasing in Marmaray

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