High Speed Train (YHT) Eskişehir has turned the route to İzmir after Konya. When the project takes place, 8-10 will be reduced from 3-XNUMX to half an hour.
First step was taken for YHT between Izmir and Ankara. The tender for the first stage of the line, the Ankara-Afyonkarahisar section, was concluded. The construction contract of the line was signed.
While the work for the second stage of the project is underway, the construction of the line is expected to be completed as soon as possible.
Ankara-Afyonkarahisar, Afyonkarahisar-Usak and Usak-Manisa-Izmir stages, including the 3 stage of the Ankara-Izmir YHT Project is planned to be transported annually 6 million passengers with YHT.
With the project of total length of 624 kilometers, the travel time between Ankara and Izmir falls to 3 hour 30 minutes. Bus from Ankara to Izmir takes 8-10 hour. Citizens with the project at least 5 hours are gaining time.
With the completion of the Ankara-Afyonkarahisar section of the YHT line, the transportation time between Afyonkarahisar and Ankara falls to 1 hour 30 minutes.
Source : www.iyihaberler.net