Eskişehir Konya high speed train service starts today: After Konya-Ankara, Eskişehir High Speed Train line opens. The first voyage between the two cities will be held today. The Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications announced that the high-speed train project between Konya, Karaman, Ereğli, Adana, Mersin and Gaziantep was included in the 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.