Transport and Infrastructure Minister M. Cahit Turhan stated that construction works are continuing in Adana-Osmaniye-Gaziantep High Speed Railway Project, which is 236 kilometers long.
Turhan said, “With the project planned to be completed in 2023, the travel time between Adana and Gaziantep will decrease from 5 hours 23 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes.” found the assessment.
Turhan, who informed that the construction was carried out in two sections as Sivas-Zara and Zara-Erzincan in the 242-kilometer Sivas-Erzincan High Speed Rail Project, which is the continuation of the east-west corridor, continues the construction works on the 74-kilometer Sivas-Zara line. told that the tender preparation process was in progress.
Turhan said that when the Sivas-Erzincan High Speed Railway Line is completed, a link will be established to the Kars-Tbilisi-Baku Railway Project, thereby reviving the historical Silk Road.
Turhan stated that the construction tender of the 142-kilometer line in the Yerköy-Kayseri YHT Project will be made according to the financing supply by the end of this year, and that the project is aimed to be completed in 2025.