Grand National Assembly of Turkey (Parliament), the Planning and Budget Commission, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure of the 2021 budget negotiations have been started. Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, made important statements at the meeting.
Sharing the latest situation on the Ankara-İzmir YHT line, Karaismailoğlu said, “Another important project is the Ankara-İzmir High Speed Line. We made 35 percent physical progress in infrastructure works. We will reduce the 14-hour rail travel time between Ankara and Izmir to 3 hours 30 minutes. Here, too, our earnings are more than 10 hours ”.
Ankara-Bursa, Bursa-İstanbul 2 hours 15 minutes, Konya-Adana 2 hours 20 minutes, Adana-Gaziantep 2 hours 15 minutes. will fall
In connection with the Ankara-Istanbul YHT line; Stating that they are planning to build an electric and signal high-speed train line between Bursa-Yenişehir-Osmaneli, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “When the project is completed, both Ankara-Bursa and Bursa-Istanbul will be approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes”. Karaismailoğlu, with the opening of the Konya-Karaman-Ulukışla High Speed Train line, the distance between Konya and Adana will decrease from 5 hours 50 minutes to 2 hours 20 minutes, and with the completion of the high-speed train line from Mersin to Gaziantep, the travel time between Adana and Gaziantep is 6 hours 23 He said it would decrease from 2 hours to 15 minutes.