Ankara-Eskişehir high-speed train line 4 years 8 million passengers: Ankara-Eskisehir high speed train line in 4 years, 8 million passengers were carried Turkish State Railways (TCDD) General Directorate of Ankara opened in 2009-Eskisehir High Speed Train line, from the date of launch until today 8 million 173 thousand passengers moved. Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train Project is a new double track high speed rail construction project, suitable for a speed of 533 km / h, 250 km long, independent of the current line. The 245 km Ankara-Eskişehir line, the first phase of the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Railway Project, was opened in 2009. 8 million 173 thousand passengers have been moved since its opening. Between Ankara and Istanbul, on the other hand, the share of railways in passenger transportation will increase from 3 percent to 10 percent. Infrastructure and superstructure works were completed in the Eskişehir-İnönü section of the line. Testing and certification work continues. The infrastructure of the route has reached its completion point. In this context, 78 culverts, 123 underpasses, 40 overpasses, 13 bridge-viaducts with a length of 13 thousand meters and 28 tunnels with a length of 59 thousand meters were built. The superstructure and electromechanical part were completed in half. In this context, 35 cubic meters of ballast, 387.500 mt of lower ballast, 5450 meters of single-line panels were laid, 132.932 trusses were installed, 10 meters of welding were made, 101.000 catheter posts were erected, 2.404 meters of cable ducts were completed, 125.507 technical buildings were completed. 14 kilometers of Köseköy-Gebze part of the line is made with IPA funds. Gebze-Pendik is made within the scope of Marmaray. This autumn, High Speed Train will be run between Ankara and Pendik.