Work continues uninterruptedly at Yozgat YHT Station. TCDD Transportation Inc. General Manager and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Hasan Pezük, examined the works carried out between Ankara-Yozgat-Sivas, which will be put into service shortly.
In his statement at Yozgat YHT Station, General Manager Pezük said, "We are conducting investigations on the Ankara - Kırıkkale - Yozgat - Sivas route in the High Speed Train Project, which will reduce the distance between Ankara and Sivas from 12 hours to 2 hours."
Service will be provided at 8 stations
Stating that they will serve at 8 stations, including Elmadağ, Kırıkkale, Yerköy, Yozgat, Sorgun, Akdağmağdeni, Yıldızeli and Sivas, Pezük said, “We are in Yozgat on the Ankara-Sivas YHT line. Work continues uninterruptedly at Yozgat YHT Station, which was built with a new and modern architecture.” he said.
Ankara-Sivas YHT Line Opens on September 4
Performance tests, which started with the completion of most of the YHT line between Ankara and Sivas, continue. Excitement is at its peak for the High Speed Train project, which covers the distance between Ankara and Sivas and has a length of 393 kilometers. 66 tunnels with a length of 49 kilometers, 53 viaducts, 217 underpasses and overpasses, and 61 bridges and culverts were built on the YHT line. The train will be operated as electric and signaled at a speed of 250 kilometers per hour.
Sivas YHT line is expected to be opened on September 100, in the 4th anniversary of Sivas Congress.