Marmaray Gebze- which will be operated by TCDD Taşımacılık AŞHalkalı Banliyo Line, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Former Chairman of the Assembly Binali Yıldırım, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Mehmet Cahit Turhan, General Director of TCDD Ali İhsan Uygun, General Director of TCDD Transportation Inc. Erol Arıkan, with the participation of a large number of bureaucrats and citizens in the ceremony held in Kartal Square 12 March Launched in 2019.
Pass under the Bosphorus in Istanbul's Marmaray going from one end to the other end of the commuter train line in Turkey, and who wished to be beneficial to the district President Erdogan, Gebze-Halkalı Suburban Railway Line, formerly 185 a distance that can be folded per minute, now 115 minutes, the Istanbul Xnumx 1 hours of hours would save 10 said.
Expressing that this line, which is the busiest and traffic density in Istanbul, will carry 75 thousand passengers in one direction per hour and 1 million 700 thousand passengers per day, Erdogan said that normally only 100 thousand vehicles can be transported to their destination by this suburban train line. .
Erdogan said, “10 districts of Istanbul will have the opportunity to use this line directly. This line, which consists of 43 stations together with Marmaray in total, will lead to a significant relief in Istanbul traffic with its integration with other metro, tram and sea lines. ” said.
"440 300 vehicle was manufactured in Turkey"
This will work even 440 of 300 vehicles from voicing pride in being manufactured in Turkey with Erdogan, "Marmaray, which enables the connection between the two continents most strategic part of this project. You will ride from here, under the sea to Europe. ” he emphasized.
Another important rail system connection established by the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge that transfers Erdogan, the completion of the subway lines on both sides, said that they will take over there.
”We put the line in a brand new face“
Stating that the old suburban line is far from responding to the needs and standards of today's Istanbul, Erdogan said, “For this, we renewed and developed this line as if it was made from scratch, and put it in a brand new face. It is really a difficult job to cover Istanbul from one end to the other with such a system. Very serious work was carried out both in infrastructure and superstructure. ” Said.
To date, 1,4 has been spent on billion euros, ie about 8,5 billion pounds in Gebze-Halkalı Congratulating everyone who contributed to the acquisition of the Suburban Train Line to Istanbul, Erdogan stated that with this line, they increased the rail system length of 170 kilometers from Istanbul to 63 kilometers by adding 233 kilometers, and their goal was to reach 500 kilometers in the first stage and then to 1100 kilometers.
“It forms the Istanbul stage of Demir İpek Yolu”
Emphasizing that another feature of the line opened to service is the Istanbul stage of the Iron Silk Road, which will extend from London to Beijing, Erdogan noted that the trains departing from London will go to Beijing from here and those coming from Beijing will also go to London.
HT The last stop of HRCs Halkalı"
Erdogan, high-speed trains will no longer use Pendik as the last stop, HalkalıStating that he will continue until the year, he emphasized that Marmaray is very important in this process.
HT With YHT HalkalıIt is possible to go to Konya, Ankara '
Former President of the Assembly and the Minister of Transport Binali Yildirim, who contributed to the Marmaray Project, Halkalıfrom now on to Konya, Ankara will go to YHT said that it would be possible to go to Edirne by high-speed train.
"Gebze-Halkalı 13 units will be connected to metro, tram lines from 16 station. hatt
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Mehmet Cahit Turhan Marmaray Gebze -Halkalı that the two lines of the line will serve for urban transportation, and that one line will be operated with outline passenger, freight and YHT. erece Üsküdar-Sirkeci four minutes, Gebze-Halkalı 115 minutes, Bostanci-Bakirkoy will be 37 minutes. Total 13 station will be connected to 16 subway and tram lines. Toplam
Gebze-Halkalı President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan took the first voyage of the suburban train line after the opening.