Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu made very important statements about the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train, where the works are ongoing.
Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “We aim to complete the work on the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train Line, which will shorten the travel time by 40 minutes, whose infrastructure manufacturing has been completed, next year.
Pointing out that there has been a serious increase in railway transportation, Karaismailoğlu said, “While the traffic flow between countries in other transportation modes decreased significantly during the pandemic, the process worked in favor of our railway transportation. As of August 2021, the amount of freight carried on our railways increased by 18 percent compared to the previous period. he added.