Uninterrupted transportation from Istanbul to Mersin: The basis of the High Speed Train Project, which will reduce Konya-Adana between 3 hours, will be laid today at Karaman Train Station with the participation of Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications.
According to the written statement made by the General Directorate of Turkish State Railways (TCDD), maximum 120 kilometers per hour for passenger trains and 65 kilometers per hour for freight trains can be made at 102 kilometers. It will be brought. In addition, the 200 level crossing, 73 underpass and 13 overpass will be completed.
Konya-Karaman high speed train line, which is located on the southern axis of High Speed and High Speed Train projects that continue with Ankara-Konya, Eskişehir and Istanbul, is considered as the first link of the high speed train network that will extend to Adana, Mersin, Osmaniye, Gaziantep and Mardin. The project, which is planned to be completed in 40 months, is aimed to open the new line in the first 16 months.
Freight and passenger transport from Istanbul to Mersin
The increase in the speed of the route, the travel time between Ankara and Adana on the Ankara-Adana passenger transportation between the Ankara-Konya-Karaman-Ulukisla can be provided in a shorter time, Istanbul-Eskisehir-Afyonkarahisar-Konya-Adana-Mersin between the load and passenger transport is also important increase.
Konya-Karaman between the current situation with the DMU sets 1 hours 13 minutes of the new time of the trip time will go into the 40 minutes. Ankara-Karaman 2 hours 10 minutes, Eskisehir-Karaman 2 hours 50 minutes, Eskisehir-Istanbul YHT line will be Karaman-Istanbul 4 hours. When the Konya-Karaman-Ulukışla-Yenice-Adana High Speed Train Project, which is integrated with other high-speed and high-speed train projects, is completed, the 1 hours between Konya-Ulukışla and 30 will be available at 3 hour between Konya and Adana.