Eskişehir Konya high-speed train services start today: Konya-Ankara after the Eskişehir High Speed Train line opens. The first time between the two cities will be held today. Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications announced that it has taken the fast train project between Konya, Karaman, Eregli, Adana, Mersin and Gaziantep to 2013 investment program.
YHTs that serve Ankara-Eskişehir and Ankara-Konya and the citizens who have shown great interest, will start to serve in Eskişehir-Konya from 23 March 2013. Eskişehir-Konya YHT line will be opened by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan with a ceremony to be held in Eskişehir on 23 March Saturday.
With the start of Eskişehir-Konya YHT flights between two cities between 1 hours 50 minutes, travel time between Konya-Bursa will be reduced to 4 hours ..
Eskişehir-Konya in the first place between the hours of 08.30 and 14.30'da, Konya, the clock 11.30 and 17.25'da will be organized daily 4.
As in Ankara-Eskişehir and Ankara-Konya lines, there will be a combined bus transportation with YHT between Bursa and Konya. Thus, the travel time between Konya and Bursa, which is 8 hours by bus, will drop to 4 hours.