YHT will embrace the country: With the opening of the Ankara-Istanbul High Speed Train (YHT) line, the length of the YHT line in operation will reach 1420 kilometers. In 3500, 8500 is targeted to reach a total length of one thousand kilometers.
March 13, 2009 with the opening of Turkey for the first time in the history of the capital Ankara-Eskisehir line was introduced high-speed train. The story of the snake returning to this date since the 1970s YHT projects being output fell in Europe and Turkey, 6th, 8th YHT technology with countries around the world came to the location. Turkey's second high speed rail line while the Turkish engineer, worked, and in a short time compared to their peers around the world and was built with the labor of businessmen began operations in 2011. cheaper cost. Eskişehir-Konya YHT line was put into service on 23 March 2013.
TARGET 25 THOUSAND KILLOMETER
YHTs have received enormous interest from citizens since the day they were put into service. The number of passengers transported by YHTs has exceeded 15 million so far. In line with the goal of reaching a total rail length of 3 thousand kilometers in 500, 8 thousand 500 kilometers of which are high-speed and 2023 thousand 25 kilometers fast, the works are finally continuing.
DISTANCE AND TIME SAVINGS
With the high-speed and high-speed railway projects completed and under construction, it is aimed to make daily travel possible between the cities with the core railway network established in the capital Ankara and make the cities almost suburbs of each other. In this context, the construction of the Başkent Ankara-Sivas YHT Project, which will reduce the travel time by rail from 405 hours to 10 hours, and the travel time between Istanbul-Sivas to 2 hours, at a distance of 5 kilometers between Başkent Ankara-Sivas Within the scope of the 2-kilometer Bursa-Bilecik-Başkent Ankara High Speed Railway Project, which will reduce the journey between Bursa-Başkent Ankara and Bursa-Istanbul to 15 hours and 105 minutes, the infrastructure construction of the 75-kilometer Bursa-Yenişehir section of the line is being made, and the construction of the 30-kilometer Yenişehir-Bilecik section will begin this year. .
Cultural life will come to life
According to researches, with YHT, economic, social and cultural life becomes more dynamic, transportation habits are changing, production regions and consumption regions are getting closer to each other and regional differences are decreasing. Also thanks to energy savings will be achieved in the country 824 million dollars every year checksum of yht is estimated to bring economic benefits.
17 province more ranked
In addition to high-speed lightning projects, fast lightning projects continue at full speed. The tender for the construction of the first stage of Sivas-Erzincan High Speed Railway Project was realized. In Konya-Karaman-Ulukışla-Mersin-Adana-Osmaniye-Gaziantep High-Speed Train Project, construction works between Konya-Karaman and Adana-Gaziantep are continuing. Bilecik-Bursa, the capital Ankara-Izmir, the capital Ankara-Sivas high-speed railway and Konya-Karaman, Sivas-Erzincan high-speed rail lines in the short term of the country's population of half of the 17 province where high-speed rail network will be connected to each other.