Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu noted that they will put the Pendik-Sabiha Gökçen Airport metro into the service of Istanbulites on October 2 with the presence of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and said, “Now, transportation to Sabiha Gökçen Airport will be fast and easy. With our project, we are making history once again. We are experiencing the justified pride and happiness of bringing another service to Istanbul. What we have done for 20 years is the guarantee of what we will do.”
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu made a statement about the Pendik-Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport metro line. Stating that there are 7 metro lines undertaken by the ministry throughout Istanbul, and that the works on these lines continue on a 7/24 basis, Karaismailoğlu stated that they will put the Pendik-Sabiha Gökçen Airport Metro line into the service of Istanbulites on October 2, with the presence of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Emphasizing that Sabiha Gökçen Airport and the D100, especially in Pendik, the neighborhoods with the intense population movement in Pendik will be brought together with the metro, Karaismailoğlu noted that with this line, the traffic in Istanbul will be relieved and they will bring the Şeyhli, Yayalar, Fevzi Çakmak and Kurtköy neighborhoods together with the metro comfort. .
WE CAN SERVICE 1 MILLION 200 THOUSAND PASSENGERS PER DAY
In addition, Sabiha Gökçen Airport metro line KadıköyUnderlining that they will combine it with the Kartal metro line, Minister of Transport Karaismailoğlu said, “Here, we will offer our metro line, which has the capacity to serve 1 million 200 thousand passengers per day and has a speed of 80 kilometers, to the service of Istanbulites after a few days. Our line, which starts from Pendik Tavşantepe and reaches Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, is 7,4 kilometers long and has 4 stations. Sabiha Gökçen Airport, one of Istanbul's intercity and international air transportation terminals KadıköyBy providing the continuation of the –Kartal– Kaynarca Metro Line, it will be possible to reach the rail system in a safe, fast and economical way. With the commissioning of the line, the travel time between Tavşantepe and Sabiha Gökçen Airport is 10 minutes, between Istanbul Anadolu Courthouse and Sabiha Gökçen Airport 12 minutes, Kadıköy- 42 minutes between Fevzi Çakmak (Hospital) and 45 minutes between Kurtköy Industry and Çamlıca, 48 minutes between Sabiha Gökçen Airport and Çamlıca, Kadıköy- The distance between Sabiha Gökçen Airport will be 50 minutes, and the distance between Istanbul Airport and Sabiha Gökçen Airport will be 100 minutes. By providing the rail system connection at Sabiha Gökçen Airport, which is one of the most important airports in the world, we will increase the service, comfort and security there.
Underlining that they will open important metro lines in Istanbul this year, Minister of Transport Karaismailoğlu said, “We will open the Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport metro. We will finish our metro line, which will pass through Başakşehir Çam and Sakura City Hospital, reach Kayaşehir, and connect Istanbul Airport to Bağcılar Güngören, and put it at the disposal of Istanbulites. We will complete the construction of our other 4 metro lines and put them into service.”