17 will be connected by provincial high speed rail network: 10. According to the plan included in the Development Plan, those living in 17 provinces, especially Ankara-Sivas and Ankara-Izmir HRC lines, will be able to access YHT.
The distance between Ankara and Sivas YHT, which is planned to be completed in 2017, will fall down to 2 hours. It is stated that it will decrease to 3,5 hours with YHT service between Ankara and Izmir. According to the news of the world newspaper; On 13 March 2009 the first time in Turkey with the entry into service of the Ankara-Eskisehir line, High Speed Train (YHT) met with. The second high-speed railway line started in 2011 to serve in Turkey. Eskişehir-Konya YHT Line was opened on 23 March 2013. Finally, with the commissioning of the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train (YHT) line, the length of the YHT line in the enterprise reached 1.420 kilometers. The number of passengers carried by YHTs has exceeded 16 million to date. According to the 2015 program, priority will be given to the construction of the high speed train core network defined in the 10th Development Plan, with Ankara being the center.
Line length will fall to 405 km
In this context, the construction of the Ankara-Sivas high speed train project will be accelerated next year. The project, which will reduce the distance between Ankara and Sivas to 2 hours, is planned to be completed in 2017. With the implementation of the project, the length of the existing 602 km railway will decrease to 405 km. The construction of the 2-kilometer Bursa-Bilecik-Ankara High Speed Railway Project, which will reduce the travel between Bursa-Ankara and Bursa-Istanbul to 15 hours and 105 minutes, is ongoing. Turkey's largest city will bring together two of the 3-kilometer Ankara-Izmir YHT Project was also projected into 624 sections. When the project ends, travel by rail between Ankara and Izmir will decrease from 3 hours to 14 hours and 3 minutes. With the Bilecik- Bursa, Ankara-İzmir, Ankara-Sivas high-speed railway and Konya-Karaman, Sivas-Erzincan high-speed railway lines, 30 provinces where almost half of the country's population live in the short term will be connected to each other with a high-speed railway network.
Turkey Logistics Master Plan will be prepared
According to the 2015 program, port capacities at the right place, time and scale will be realized within the scope of export targets and road connections of these places will be completed. the establishment of logistics centers for the strengthening of the position of Turkey in the logistics and establishment of logistic legislation is targeted Countenance. In this context, Turkey will also carry the nature of the legislation will be finalized logistics studies for the preparation of tender Logistics Master Plan. The construction of logistics centers will begin, with project preparation and expropriation studies completed. Supply tender of Adapazarı-Karasu Port Railway Connection Line will be launched. Work on the railway connection of Çandarlı Port will begin. The infrastructure of the logistics center construction within the scope of the İzmir Kemalpaşa Organized Industrial Zone railway connection line will be completed. Construction of Bursa-Yenişehir railway will continue and rail connections will be provided to the OIZs and automotive factories in the region.