Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu emphasized that the interest in the high-speed train services, which was increased after the demand from the citizens, was intense and said, "We reached the passenger record of all time with 31 thousand 651 passengers on the first day when the flights were increased."
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu made a written statement about high-speed train services; He reminded that in line with the intense demand from the citizens, the high-speed train services were increased from 10 to 44 as of 56 September. Stating that the number of reciprocal flights between Ankara and Istanbul has been increased to 24 in total, Karaismailoğlu noted that the number of flights has been increased to 10 between Konya-Istanbul and to 14 between Konya-Ankara.
"Moreover; For the first time, a voyage was launched between Eskişehir and Istanbul. Karaismailoğlu said that the high-speed train serves our citizens from Eskişehir to Istanbul at 06.00:20.40 in the morning and from Istanbul to Eskişehir at 7:686, and that the daily seat capacity has increased from 10 thousand 584 to XNUMX thousand XNUMX on the Ankara-Istanbul line. pointed.
Underlining that the capacity has increased from 3 to 288 on the Konya-Istanbul line and from 4 to 542 on the Konya-Ankara line, Karaismailoğlu emphasized that the passenger capacity has increased by 5 people in total with the increase in the number of flights.
4 PASSENGER TRAVEL BETWEEN ESKISEHIR AND ISTANBUL
Minister of Transport, Karaismailoğlu, said, “On September 10, when the high-speed train service capacity increase was put into use, a passenger transport record was broken with 31 thousand 651 passengers per day. Between 10-15 September, more than 172 thousand passengers traveled by high-speed trains. The highest number of passengers was carried between Ankara-Istanbul-Ankara with 87 thousand 163 people. In the same period, 4 passengers traveled between Eskişehir and Istanbul, which we opened for the first time.