Transport and Infrastructure Minister M. Cahit Turhan said that in 2003, the total railway network, which is 10 thousand 959 kilometers, has increased 17 percent in the intervening time and reached 12 thousand 803 kilometers. Minister Turhan, HalkalıHe stated that the Kapikule HT Project will be completed in 2024.
HalkalıNoting that the Kapikule High Speed Railway line is the most important link of the continuous railway project from Beijing to London, Turhan is 229 kilometers long, which will bring the high-speed train together with Europe. Halkalı-The 153 kilometer to be built on the Kapıkule HT line ÇerkezköyHe reminded that the foundation was laid on September 25 for the construction of the Kapikule section within the scope of equity, loan and IPA. In this context, Turhan stated that the construction works of the line starting from Edirne-Havsa are continuing, and 76 kilometers Halkalı-Çerkezköy He said that the works are going on for the tender and the project is planned to be completed in 2024.