Kayseri will have its high-speed train line in 2018: Kayseri's high-speed train hope comes true in 4 after a 2018-year delay. A tender will be held this year for the project, which will reduce the 7-hour period between Ankara and Kayseri to 2 hours.
Kayseri's High Speed Train (YHT) hope becomes reality at the end of 2018 with a four-year delay. It is reported that the High Speed Train, which is planned to be implemented with double lines, has been allocated 1.9 billion lira for consultancy and supervision services and the project will be put out to tender this year by the State Railways Administration (TCDD). Yozgat's second phase road renewal works, which will be continued on 142 km line between Yerköy Station and Kayseri, will start in the summer months. If there is no disruption to the improvements to be made on this route, the project will be completed in 3 years and will reduce the 7-hour travel time between Ankara and Kayseri to 2 hours in accordance with the modernization program implemented.
Mehmet Bayraktutar, 2nd Deputy Regional Manager of TCDD Enterprise, said that the infrastructure works between Yerköy District and Sorgun, which are the first phase of the Ankara-Sivas YHT Project, have been completed. Bayraktutan said that the works between Sorgun-Sivas, the second stage, and Yerköy-Kırıkkale, the third stage, were brought to 40 percent. Indicating that the Ankara-Sivas YHT, Elmadağ transit route is closely related to the Ankara-Kayseri YHT Project as well as the current project, Bayraktutan said, “The high-speed train will be put into operation with the improvement to be made on the existing railway line between Yerköy-Kayseri and Ankara-Yerköy. In short, it has reached the tender stage of the high-speed train project between Yerköy and Kayseri. ”
AK Party Kayseri deputy Yasar Karayel, YHT project by the High Planning Council (YPK) was emphasized by the program,, YHT project was finally decided. 142 billion 1 million 885 TL budget has been determined for the construction of the double-line 292 kilometer YHT project and for the consultancy and control services. The investment program related to the project was published in the Official Gazette last December and entered into force. The project will be completed simultaneously with the Ankara-Sivas YHT project main line in accordance with the foreseen investment program. For this project, an additional appropriation was allocated to the investment program 2015 by the decision of the YPK. Kayseri YHT project, will be auctioned by TCDD General Directorate this year, Kayseri he said.
Former Kayseri Metropolitan Mayor Mehmet Özhaseki evaluated the tender process of Ankara-Kayseri High Speed Train Project as a happy development for Kayseri. Now the Kayseri-Cappadocia-Antalya high-speed train line should also be addressed Özhaseki said: dedi The Ministry of Transport, Antalya via Nevşehir YHT line will connect to Kayseri announced. The high speed train line from Antalya to Kayseri brings not only Cappadocia, but also the tourism of other cities adjacent to Nevşehir with Kayseri. According to us, this project, which is said to be included in Aksaray and Konya, should be handled as soon as possible and should be tendered to the private sector with the Build-Operate Model if necessary. With YHT, there are investors who want to reach Kayseri via Nevşehir and Antalya. Y
'Project will open Cappadocia to the Mediterranean'
Nevşehir Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chairman M.Arif Parmaksız, YHT one of the lines of the project between Nevsehir and Antalya, both in Cappadocia and Antalya and the region will contribute significantly to the tourism, said: HT The project aims to open Cappadocia to the Mediterranean. It is said that Nevsehir-Aksaray-Konya-Konya-Antalya line is planned to be completed until 2017 With this line, we are able to reach the target of 2023 million tourists for 10 year. In fact, we can easily overcome this goal. There are 30 thousand certificated beds in our region. This capacity in the tourist bed will increase both with new hotels to be opened and with those who continue construction. Turist