HalkalıFollowing the completion of the 80 of the suburban lines between the two cities, the test was started in the suburban line of the 3 wagon.
Halkalı-Gebze between the former suburban lines in the renovation work of the 77 kilometer line of the construction work was completed 80 percent. The suburban train line between Haydarpaşa and Gebze, which has been in service since May 29, was closed after the last expedition in June 1969. The restoration works of the new stations and the old stations on the line are in full swing. Haydarpaşa-Gebze suburban line to be put into service again in the work of laying rails Kadikoy Kızıltoprak Station was reached. Only 19 station is left for Haydarpaşa.
1 MILLION PASSENGERS TO BE MOVED
The Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train project between Gebze and Haydarpaşa and the suburban line integrated with Marmaray continue to be installed. The construction of the entire line is completed in August and 1.5-2 is expected to complete signal systems in a monthly period. After the test operations, the line will be opened for service. When 45 kilometers of suburban and train lines are completed and integration with Marmaray project is achieved, Gebze Halkalı105 minutes, Bakirkoy Bostanci 37 minutes, Sogutlucesme Yenikapi in the 12 minutes to go. Even 1 million passengers per day are planned to be transported.
Source : Habertürk