"Black train is delayed, maybe never come." The name of the world's most secure means of transportation has always been associated with delay. The situation has been reversed in the last eight years.
When the targets are realized, high speed train will pass from 29 province which includes cities such as Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Sivas, Bursa as well as Yozgat, Trabzon, Diyarbakir and Malatya provinces. The cost is about 45 billion dollars. 25-30 billion dollars of this money will be provided from China. According to the 'Railway Cooperation Agreement', the Chinese will build the 7 thousand 18 high-speed railway line. The remaining 2 thousand will make the 924 kilometer with Railways equity and external loans. The work of the Chinese, "Ayaş Tunnel" can not be passed to the story of the snake, including the speed of the Railway and Edirne to Kars, extending from the 3 thousand 636 will start with the kilometer line. Upon completion of the line, the travel time with the 16,5 hours will be between 8 and 9 hours. The Chinese will build the Edirne-Kars route, while the 850 will make the Erzincan-Trabzon and Yerköy-Kayseri routes.
In the Central Anatolia Region, high-speed train will pass by four cities. One of them is Konya. Another route is the Ankara-Sivas line of 466 kilometers. This is even under construction. However, the high-speed train to Yerköy by 30 kilometers to Yozgat, the city center will be divided. Then he will continue to Sivas. High speed trains from Ankara or Istanbul will go to Kayseri via Yerköy. Thus, Ankara-Yozgat 1,5 hour by high-speed train, between Ankara-Kayseri 2 hours will be 30 minutes.
Ankara and Istanbul will connect Antalya with high-speed train. Ankara, Konya-Manavgat route will be followed by 2 hour 45 minutes will be reached in Antalya. 714 hour between 4 and Istanbul-Antalya 30 hour will be taken in minutes.
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