Levent-Hisarustu metro landed at 6 minutes: from Levent to Hisarüstü in the minaret metro line that will be reached in the 6 minutes yesterday was attended by President Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. This new line with 4 stops is expected to decrease traffic density on Nispetiye Street.
Levent-Hisarüstü mini metro line, which was given by the Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor Kadir Topbaş in the city council in the previous week, was opened with a ceremony. It is expected that the traffic density on Nispetiye Avenue, which takes the load of the Levent-Etiler route with the metro line that will reach Levent to Hisarüstü in 6 minutes, is expected to decrease significantly. The works of the “mini metro” line, which was realized between Levent Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) and the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Journalism, Levent-Hisarüstü, started in 2013. Between January 25, 2014 and February 1, 2014, scissors work was done for the connection to the metro line, which is planned to be opened in last December. Experience rides started in February and there will be four stations, and it will be possible to start with 2 4-series train operations and take 3 trains as needed.
FUNICULAR WILL BE
The maximum theoretical operating speed on the basic line is expected to be 80 km / h. 16 to Taksim, 23 to Yenikapı, 32 to Bakırköy, 54 to Istanbul Atatürk Airport, 57 to Başakşehir, 72 to Üsküdar, 34 to Kartal reach. A project to be carried out in the region will be the Hisarüstü-Aşiyan funicular (rail carriage operating in sloping area). The funicular will reach the coast of Asiyan from Hisarüstü at the 66 minute. The starting point is the project of Asiyan Park.
The height difference between the first and finally stations 104 meters. The length of the line on which the journey will take place on the ground with a wagon along the slope will be the 730 meter.
TRANSPORTATION 32 BILLION LIRA
Topbaş stated these at the ceremony: “These transportation systems that our citizens will use their time in the best way will bring quality and comfort besides speed. The measure of civilization of a city depends on the rate of people who live in that city using public transportation. As Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, the total amount of transportation investments we made to Istanbul in 11 years is 32 billion liras.