Professor Dr. Recep Bozlağan: 13 Districts are Connected to Marmaray. Dr. Recep Bozlağan said that the Aksaray-Yenikapı metro line, which will be opened on Sunday, November 9, will integrate 5 counties with 13 million people and will be integrated with Marmaray.
He is also the head of the Department of Istanbul Studies, Marmara University. Dr. Recep Bozlağan, 09 will enter service on Sunday November Aksaray-Yenikapi metro line is strategically important for Istanbul, he said. Marmara University, Head of Istanbul Studies Department Dr. Recep Bozlağan said, kat This line, which has a length of 700 meters in total, has a great importance over the neck. The biggest integration between the rail systems in Istanbul will be realized thanks to this reduced line. Aksaray-Airport, Topkapı-Sultançiftliği and Otogar-Başakşehir metro lines, Merter-Bağcılar tram line will be integrated with Marmaray. In other words, 5 will be integrated with the 13 district Marmaray where millions of people live. On Sunday, both Istanbul and Istanbul will have a short but big step, Pazar he said.
With the introduction of the line, the number of daily passengers carried by Marmaray will increase. Dr. Recep Bozlağan said,, Particularly, most of the transfers to Taksim, Mecidiyeköy, Levent and Maslak will be realized via this line. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, which is still under construction with other metro lines will be a great relief when transporting Istanbul,'n he said.