Which type of transportation was preferred during the holidays: 9 million people who have the opportunity to visit the holiday of the Eid al-Adha 10 preferred to travel by road.
The 9 holiday is the 10 day of the Eid al-Adha. 122 thousand 839 people traveled with high speed train (YHT) during the same period, while 119 bin 317 passengers traveled by conventional train, while 5 million people traveled by air.
AA correspondent, Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications officials said that the number of passengers traveling by public transport on the road, approached the million 10 million. 5 million people preferred the airline in the same period, while high-speed trains (YHT), including the number of people traveling on the railroad approached 250 thousand.
The rate of those traveling with YHT during the Eid al-Adha holiday (11-20 October) reached 28 thousand 122 with an increase of 839 percent compared to the Eid al-Adha holiday period last year.
The number of those who prefer long distance wagon train trains during the holiday has increased to 20 thousand 119 with an increase of 317 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.
According to the data of the General Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMI), 5 million passengers and 37 bin 225 aircraft were served at the airports during the holidays. During this period, the most passenger during the holiday Ataturk Airport, 1 million 454 thousand passengers and 11 thousand 644 aircraft were served in this period. At the Atatürk Airport, 20 airplane landing took place on October, 239, 147 thousand 366 passengers were served.