Due to the construction works of the Hilal Transfer Station and Kahramanlar-Akıncılar highway underpass built by the Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir, the transfer services of İZBAN to Alsancak Station will be stopped temporarily since November Sunday. In this process, which will not be affected by the normal campaign in İZBAN, only Alsancak Station will be disabled, ESHOT General Directorate will organize transfer flights between Halkapınar and Alsancak.
Izmir Suburban System m While the number of passengers in the İZBAN line increases day by day, the development of the line and the completion of the deficiencies are also continuing. In order to complete the construction works of the Hilal Transfer Station and Kahramanlar Akıncılar highway underpass built by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in order to be completed quickly, 11 will be temporarily suspended for flights to Alsancak Station as of November. During this time, passengers who want to go to Alsancak direction will be transported by ESHOT General Directorate to take off from Halkapınar Transfer Station. Aliağa-Menderes and vice versa will not be affected by the studies. At the end of the work planned to last 3 months suburban system will return to normal order.
Crescent Station will be the second transfer point
Within the scope of the Izmir Suburban System, which is the largest public transportation project in the history of the Republic, a transfer station is built to the Hilal by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. With the station under construction, significant relief will be provided in the rail system and the travel time will be shortened. Thanks to a new suburban transfer station that will be integrated into Hilal Metro Station, the density of passengers experienced due to the intersection of İZBAN and Metro at Halkapınar Transfer Station will also be greatly reduced. After the new arrangement, in which Hilal Suburban Station will serve as a transfer function like Halkapınar, passengers coming by metro from Üçyol direction will not have to enter Alsancak in order to transfer to Menderes with İZBAN. Passengers coming from Menderes direction will likewise be able to transfer to Üçyol by using the Hilal Transfer Station without entering Alsancak.
New Highway Underpass
Within the scope of the Izmir Suburban System, a lower road will be constructed to the point where the Kahramanlar-Akincilar level crossing is located, which was previously closed in terms of safety and security of citizens. Vehicles and citizens sitting in the area will use this subway for crossings. Uninterrupted transportation from Kahramanlar to the Aegean Quarter will be provided with the 320 meter long highway crossing.
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