IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlushared with the press the details of “24 hour transportation in Istanbul”, which was heralded yesterday. According to the information given by İmamoğlu, 30 hours uninterrupted public transportation will be provided from 6 to 24 at night on 00.30 metro and 05.30 bus lines, starting from 24 August, on Fridays and Saturdays. Double ticket deductions will be applied from Istanbulkarts of citizens using night transportation. Public transportation will be provided free of charge, 24 hours a day, on religious and national holidays. With the new application, Istanbul will be one of the eight metropolises in the world that provides night metro and bus services on weekends.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) President Ekrem İmamoğlu, went in front of the cameras during the lunch break of the workshop he held with 10 CHP Metropolitan Mayors and shared the details of the "24 hour transportation in Istanbul", which he gave the good news yesterday. İmamoğlu was accompanied by IMM Secretary General Yavuz Erkut and Deputy General Manager Orhan Demir and Rail Systems Department Head Pelin Alpkökin. Saying, “Today, I came together to share the details about night transportation, which I gave as a short note yesterday,” said İmamoğlu, and shared the following information:
“30 On the night of August, our service will start on our metro and bus lines for night transportation as of 12.30. Thus, 8 in the world with night transportation will create a situation for us to be one of the city. With its population and urban life, 24 is in need of hour transportation. An intense demand on this subject was conveyed to us both during the campaign period and after taking office. My friends have done very important work on this issue. As a result of these efforts, we are launching 24 hour transportation for both weekends on both metro lines and bus lines with a determination over the busy lines of Istanbul. This transportation will be provided between 00.30 and 05.30. I mean, Friday and Saturday. For now, we will offer this service to Istanbul residents in 6 metro and 24 bus lines. Our friends will share the detailed information with you. ”
ÖRNEK WE WILL BE AN EXAMPLE MUNICIPALITY FROM THE SHAREHOLDERS OF CITIZENS ”
Imamoglu said, mış We will be an exemplary municipality that has started this exemplary work that feels its citizens in the world,. “Let's mention here: There is a pricing situation especially for night trips. Our citizens traveling at night will have the opportunity to travel by double tariff. When we calculate the cost of the night, we see that the number of passengers is far behind. An area to subsidize. Since we see this as a service, we have started the process with such a reasonable solution regardless of the cost. 30 August Victory Day from the night we are starting to free transportation. On public holidays, our night lines will be active. The number of lines can be multiplied in the future. We always intend to look for the best. It can be thought-oriented. In such an understanding of management, it is always possible to do better. At least it won't go back, it's better. May the people of Istanbul and our fellow countrymen be better..
24 HOURS COLLECTIVE TRANSPORTATION TIME BEGINS IN ISTANBUL
The X 24 Time Transportation in Istanbul ”period, where IMMoğlu, the President of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, gave the glad tidings to Istanbul residents by saying erek This city is living 24 clock or, starts on 30 August Victory Day night. With the new application, Istanbul will be one of the eight metropolises that provide underground services at night on weekends. The most intensely used 6 metro line in the city will now work for Istanbul residents for 24 hours, including public holidays, religious holidays and weekends. Within the framework of this new application, night transportation lines that will serve Istanbul residents in the first place are as follows:
M1A Yenikapı-Atatürk Airport Subway Line,
M1B Yenikapı-Kirazlı Subway Line,
M2 Yenikapı- Taksim Haciosman Metro Line,
M4Kadıköy-Tavşantepe Metro Line,
M5 Üsküdar-Çekmeköy Subway Line,
M6 Levent-Boğaziçi University / Hisarüstü Metro Line.
IETT AND METROBUS AND INTEGRATED LINES
The metro lines that will serve at night will also be integrated with eight IETT lines and metrobus. Thus, an important opportunity will also arise for public transport journeys between the two sides of the city. Thanks to the application, many densely populated bears, located between Tuzla and Büyükçekmece, will benefit from public transportation at night. Eight of the 24 IETT lines operating throughout the night will be integrated with the metro. These integrated lines are: 34G Beylikdüzü-Söğütlüçeşme (Metrobus) 11 ÜS Sultanbeyli - Üsküdar130A Naval War School - Kadıköy15F Beykoz - Kadıköy25G Sarıyer - Taksim40 Rumelifeneri / Garipçe - TaksimE-10 Sabiha Gökçen Airport / Kurtköy - KadıköyE-3 Sabiha Gökçen Airport - 4.Levent Metro
ISTANBUL WILL BE ONE OF EIGHT METROPOLES IN THE WORLD
With the application, Istanbul will be one of the 8 metropolises with New York, London, Berlin, Tokyo, Vienna, Minneapolis, Chicago, Philadelphia, Copenhagen and Sydney providing night subway service. In the first stage, 6 will even provide public transportation services at night, and Istanbul will be ranked third after New York and Tokyo in terms of the number of lines.
New York - 21 route
Tokyo - 13 route
Istanbul - 6
Minneapolis - 2
Chicago - 2
Philadelphia - 2
Copenhagen - 2
Sydney - 1
On the other hand, passengers who want to take advantage of the night metro service will pay twice the price of their own tariffs. For example, according to the night schedule to be applied between 00: 30-05: 30 hours; The student ticket, which is 1,25 TL, will be 2,50 TL for night subway use.