1.5 billion internal passengers move in the target year with rail projects: TCDD has set its targets for 2023. The company that prepared a brochure with the slogan 'Journey to the Future' targets Marmarin, Egeray, Başkentray and Gaziray projects and targets 1.5 billion passengers annually.
TCDD announced the year of 2023. Republican 100. Railways, which are planned to pass 750 million passengers per year, are aiming to carry 1 and half billion urban passengers annually with Egeray, Başkentray and Gaziray. TCDD, the slogan 'innovative railroads journey to the future' as determined.
PRIOR TO GIVE HIGH SPEED TRAIN
Among the priority targets of the railways is High Speed Train (YHT). Institutions, by 2023 14 thousand kilometers of railways to reach a total of up to 503 25 511 thousand kilometers of railways network also aims at producing the pursuit of high-speed trains in Turkey.
REDUCE HIGHWAY TRAFFIC
One of the most important targets of the railways is to reduce road traffic. The railways, which will extend Egeray from Cumaovasi to Selcuk, want to carry 2023 thousand passengers in 550. Prepared for projects such as subway management in the subway standard, Başkentray is also expected to revive the Sincan-Kayaş line in Ankara.
SHARE OF RAILWAY WILL GO TO 10
Some of the objectives of TCDD 2023 are as follows:
- To equip the station surrounding with restaurants, shopping malls, hotels and cultural areas and turn it into an attraction center
- Increasing the private sector's share in railway operations to 50 percent
- Renewal of existing lines to increase the railway sector share.
- Developing corridors such as Istanbul-Basra, Istanbul-Kars-Tbilisi-Baku, Istanbul-Aleppo-Mecca, Istanbul-Aleppo-North Africa transportation.
Source : www.aksam.com.t is