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Marmaray Ticket Prices and Marmaray Expedition Times

The construction work of the Marmaray project, which will connect the railways on both sides of the Bosphorus, is continuing rapidly. Railway lines will pass under the Bosphorus and be connected to each other by a railway tunnel connection. Detailed about Marmaray Expeditions and Marmaray Fees [more…]

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Is Marmaray Earthquake Resistant?

The Marmaray Project, which is defined as a hundred-year project, was built to withstand an earthquake of magnitude 9. Istanbul is approximately 20 kilometers away from the North Anatolian Fault Line extending from the east to the southwest of the Islands in the Marmara Sea. Therefore, the project area [more…]

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Map of Marmaray

Marmaray Map: Marmaray Project, one of the most important projects in the world, has a high capacity in order to maintain the urban life of Istanbul in a healthy way, to offer a contemporary urban life and urban transportation opportunities to the citizens, and to protect the natural historical features of the city. [more…]

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Istanbul's Skyline is Reshaping

Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan's article titled “Istanbul's Silhouette is Reshaping” was published in the July issue of Raillife magazine. HERE IS THE ARTICLE OF THE MINISTER TURHAN It is not easy to put a seal on time, place and therefore history. Hit the seal every [more…]

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A Fiasco of 478 Million Euros on Rails in Marmaray

Millions of Euros worth of train sets purchased for Marmaray were taken to the warehouse due to the lack of a rail-switch system of the required length. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Turhan claimed that "cleaning and maintenance" did not cause public damage. From Cumhuriyet to Mustafa Çakır's news [more…]

turkiyenin marmaray railway entered service with siemens mobility technology
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Marmaray Introduced with Siemens Mobility Technology

The 76 km Marmaray project, which is an initiative to connect the Asia-Europe corridor, has been put into service as of yesterday. State Railways of the Republic of Turkey, Asia and Europe, an initiative to connect the corridor to the main stage of the Marmaray project has begun to operating income. [more…]

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34 Istanbul

The Endless Project of the Century: "Marmaray"

Century Project Marmaray encountered problems due to faulty and incomplete planning. Now the same problem continues in the construction of the city's suburban lines. Technical problems still remain on the lines announced at the end of this year. Construction has started in 2004.Halkalı extensions [more…]

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Eyüpsultan Jumps in Age

Eyüpsultan; With its spiritual atmosphere, historical and geographical beauty, it is the center of attraction of Istanbul. The district, which is the first settlement center established outside the city walls after the conquest of Istanbul, is entering an era with the investments made in the transportation area. Eyüpsultan, in the transportation area [more…]

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Sirkeci-Kazlıçeşme Commuter Line Tender Canceled

TCDD canceled the tender for the renewal of the old suburban railway line between Sirkeci-Kazlıçeşme after the Maintenance Workshop was forgotten to be included in the tender file. The lack of competition in the tender was also effective in the cancellation of the tender. 1955 years important in Istanbul between 2013-58 [more…]

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KadıköyDate Under The Rails In Turkey

Kadıköy Mayor Aykurt Nuhoğlu visited the archaeological site discovered during the ongoing restoration work around Haydarpaşa Station. Archaeological excavations have been carried out for about 2 months at three different locations, including the platforms at Haydarpaşa Station. Under the supervision of the Archeology Museum [more…]

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Topbaş's One Project is Rafa

A project of former Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor Kadir Topbas, who had resigned from his position controversially, was shelved. TCDD renews the old commuter line when the project that converts the train line between Sirkeci-Kazlıçeşme, which is idle due to the Marmaray project, into a tram [more…]

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8 Revision of Sirkeci-Kazlıçeşme Old Commuter Line

TCDD will renovate the old suburban line between Sirkeci-Kazlıçeşme and the 8 kilometer which are left idle due to the Marmaray Project. TCDD will hold a tender for this line in June. According to the tender dossier, some stations are being moved. For Samatya and Cerrahpaşa hospitals [more…]

Works continue in Bostanci Dudullu subway
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Bostancı Dudullu Subway Works in Progress

Work continues rapidly on Dudullu Bostancı Metro Line, which consists of 13 stations in total. Dudullu Bostancı Rail System Line is known as one of the most important metro lines planned to be built on the Anatolian side of Istanbul. Dudullu Bostancı Metro Line, Bostancı [more…]

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Turkey Ages jumped in Transportation

AK Party governments have revolutionized transportation with an investment of 16 billion liras in the last 474.3 years. This leap will continue exponentially with mega projects such as the Istanbul New Airport and the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge. Since the AK Party came to power in 2002 [more…]

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250 Million People Have Used Marmaray So Far

Speaking at the AK Party Arnavutköy 6th Ordinary District Congress, Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said that they will lay the foundation of the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge with President Erdoğan today. AK Party Deputy Chairperson and Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım announced his party's 6th Ordinary District in Istanbul, Arnavutköy [more…]