The biggest metro investment in the history of the Republic is opening. The world's fastest excavated tunnel, ending in record time, is 22 kilometers Kadıköy-Kartal metro will start services on 17 August
As one of the most important transportation projects in Istanbul, construction started in 2008. Kadıköy- The work was carried out with record level excavations in order to complete and put the Kartal Metro into service as soon as possible. As a result of the works recorded as the fastest excavated tunnel in the world, the most important transportation vehicle of the Anatolian Side will be put into service. 22-kilometer-long technological equipment KadıköyThe eagle line will carry 1-1.5 million passengers a day. With Marmaray, which is expected to be put into service at the end of 2013, the passenger coming from Kartal will be able to reach Yenikapı, from there to Taksim and from there to the airport. When other lines under construction such as the metro line, Marmaray, Yenikapı-Hacıosman, Otogar-Bağcılar-İkitelli lines are completed, the travel time will significantly shorten. Travel times for a passenger taking the metro from Kartal; Kadıköy 29 minutes, Üsküdar 35 minutes, Yenikapı 47 minutes, Taksim 55 minutes, Bus Station 66 minutes, Hacıosman 79 minutes, airport 79 minutes, Olympic Stadium will be 89 minutes. Kadıköy- Kartal metro line has 16 stations. The vehicles were manufactured in accordance with the driverless feature. In this way, operations such as parking at night and getting to the repair-maintenance workshop will be carried out through an operator at the center.
TO BE EXTENDED TO PENDIK
As of the end of 2013, a citizen coming from Kartal to Ayrılıkçeşme Station will be able to pass to other stations on the European side with Marmaray. Kartal metro, which costs 1.6 billion dollars, will be extended by 4.5 kilometers to Pendik-Kaynarca. With the commissioning of this line, the total expenditure will reach 3 billion 225 million TL.
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Kadıköy - Ayrılıkçeşme - Acıbadem - Ünalan - Göztepe - Yenisahra - Kozyatağı - Bostancı - Küçükyalı - Maltepe - Nursing Home - Gülsuyu - Esenkent - Hospital - Courthouse - Soğanlık - Kartal
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