Important move in Buca Metro: İzmir Metropolitan Municipality sent the project of the 13,5 km line to the Ministry of Transport General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments in order to get the approval required for the construction tender of Buca Metro.
Recently commissioned Karşıyaka İzmir Metropolitan Municipality continues its investments without slowing down by increasing the rail system network that provides service in urban public transportation with the tram to 139 kilometers. IZBAN Selcuk line, which counts the days for the opening, is an important step for the Buca subway after the Konak Tram which will be completed this year and the Narlidere subway to the tender stage. The Metropolitan Municipality applied to the General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments of the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications for the project approval of the 13,5 km-long Buca Metro. Following the completion of the approval process of the Ministry of Transport and Development, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality will be awarded the tender for construction of the project.
Will be the latest technology
Izmir Light Rail System's 5. The line forming the stage will be served between Üçyol Station - Dokuz Eylül University Tınaztepe Campus - Çamlıkule. There will be Zafertepe, Bozyaka, General Asım Gündüz, Şirinyer, Buca Municipality, Butchers, Hasanağa Garden, Dokuz Eylül University, Buca Koop and Çamlıkule stations starting with Üçyol and consisting of 11 stations respectively. Buca line, F.Altay-Bornova running 2. Phase line will be integrated at Üçyol Station. The new line, which will be connected to Üçyol Station ticket hall for passengers, will work independently of the existing lines. In this way, the latest systems of technology can be used in Buca Metro. Train sets on this line are planned to serve without driver.