With the New High Speed Train Line, Ankara - Istanbul Will Go Down to 1,5 Hours: Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Lütfi Elvan announced that a new high speed train project will be reduced to 1,5 hours between Istanbul and Ankara. Whether the train will stop in our city is not yet known.
Transport Minister Lütfi Elvan announced that they are preparing for a new high-speed train project. Istanbul-Ankara between the 1,5 hour planned to reduce the hour, 350 per hour, the speed of the trains to go to the third airport in Istanbul, while the plan is planned to stop in Kocaeli, yet not announced.
4,5 BILLION DOLLAR INVESTMENT
Answering Habertürk's questions on his return to Qatar, Minister Elvan said, “The journey with the line connecting Ankara directly to Istanbul will take 350 hour 1 minutes at a speed of 30 kilometers. We plan the destination as the third airport. With an investment of 4.5 billion dollars, we consider it as build-operate. This line, which will have an annual capacity of 50 million passengers, is preferred over the aircraft. We prepared the brochures; In case of interest from the inside and outside, and in case of demand, we can immediately bid. "There may be 60 percent domestic, 40 percent foreign, consortium and different financing models."