Train sets of Marmaray are increasing: In Marmaray, which connects Asia and Europe with a tunnel under the sea, 5 train sets will operate instead of 10 train sets.
The number of passengers transported with 29 train sets planned to be used in July at Marmaray, which connects Asia and Europe continents with a tunnel under the sea and was opened on October 2013, 10, will increase from 500 to 3.
The number of people who prefer Marmaray, which is described as the "Project of the Century" and opened on the 90th anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic, is increasing day by day. With the opening of Marmaray on 29 October 2013, 29 million 21 thousand 353 passengers were transported until 339 April.
With an average of 130 thousand passengers per day, Marmaray was used the most between 07.30-09.00 and 16.00-19.00.
It provides services at stations of Marmaray, Ayrılıkçeşme, Üsküdar, Sirkeci, Yenikapı and Kazlıçeşme. In Marmaray, where 500-train sets that can carry 5 passengers at a time, the number of passengers transported with 10-train sets, which are aimed to be used in July, will increase to 3 thousand.
Approximately 2014 million passengers are planned to be transported with Marmaray in 45.