The Project of the Century Opening of the Marmaray 6 days later: Prime Minister Erdogan opens the Project of the Century, which connects Europe and Asia, on Marmaray on 29 October. Istanbul residents on the Anatolian side, using the five-stop line between Kazlıçeşme and Ayrılıkçeşme. Kadıköy-The Eagle will be able to transfer to the subway.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's first test drive with the participation of the Marmaray tube pass the official opening of Prime Minister Erdogan by 29 October 2013'de will be held on the Republic Day. In the first place, Marmaray will be traveling between Kazlıçeşme and the Ayrılıkçeşme stations on the European Side, which is a 15 kilometer route. The modernization of Marmaray and the newly built Kazlıçeşme, Yenikapı, Sirkeci, Üsküdar and Ayrılıkçeşme (known as Abraham) stops.
Suburban line on 2015
Closed for renewal within the scope of Marmaray connecting Asia and Europe Halkalı-Kazlıçeşme and the modernization of the Söğütlüçeşme-Gebze suburban lines will be finished at 2015. While there is no clear date for the opening of suburban lines from the Ministry of Transport, the completion date of the Marmaray Project Commuter Lines Modernization (CR3) Agreement is seen as 18 June 2015. Within the scope of the project, the existing 37 station will be renewed and upgraded to metro standards.
Every two minutes
Marmaray will stop by Yenikapı, starting from Kazlıçeşme stop, on the European side of Istanbul. Then he will pick up passengers from Sirkeci Station and turn his route under the Bosphorus to Üsküdar Meydan. In Üsküdar Meydan, turning 90 degrees south Kadıköy The second stop on the Anatolian side of the Marmaray route, which will take the direction, will be Ayrılıkçeşme. Depending on the passenger density, Marmaray departure times have the capacity to organize between 2-10 minutes. The project's Üsküdar stop will be connected to the 20-kilometer Üsküdar-Çekmeköy metro line. However, the Üsküdar-Çekmeköy metro line will open in 2015.
Ayrılıkçeşme stands out as the most used stop in Marmaray. Because at this stop Kadıköy-It will be possible to transfer to Kartal Metro. Moving in the direction of Kartal, Istanbul residents will be able to reach the metrobus service with a 7-minute underground tunnel walk by going down the next stop at Uzunçayır Stop. Similarly, a passenger coming from Kartal by subway will be able to get off at Uzunçayır, take the metrobus or get off at the next stop, Ayrılıkçeşme, and transfer to Marmaray. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality creates new bus lines for Kazliçeşme and Yenikapı stops.
Throat will pass in 4 minutes
All 76.3 km. with the end of the project between the Üsküdar-Sirkeci stops, namely the transition from Europe to Anatolia about 4 minutes, Söğütlüçeşme-Yenikapı 12 minutes, Bostancı-Bakırköy 37 minutes, Gebze-Halkalı The journey time between 105 will be taken in minutes. 28 will be operated by 1.95 trains at the hour, while 75 TL will be announced in one direction.
Halic Metro Bridge to be tested in October at 29
Another surprise will be on the 29th of October, at the Haliç Metro Pass Bridge. The same day, Prime Minister Erdogan will make his first test drive on the Golden Horn Metro Crossing Bridge. The test drives will then take about two months. The bridge, which is expected to use 1 million passengers per day, will enter the service of Istanbul residents in January 2014. When the Haliç Metro Pass Bridge test drives, one of the most important stages of the Istanbul Metro, are completed, passengers boarding from Hacıosman will reach the Yenikapı transfer station without interruption. Here with the Marmaray link, Kadıköy-Kartal, Bakırköy-Atatürk Airport or Bağcılar-Başakşehir will be able to travel by rail systems.