Antalya will be connected to Istanbul by high-speed train: Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Kayseri and many cities are expected to be connected to Antalya by fast rail.
The former Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications and the AK Party candidate candidate for the project, Lütfi Elvan, are trying to implement the project.
200 speed / speed, double-line, electric and signal will be built in Antalya-Eskisehir and Antalya-Konya-Kayseri high-speed train lines to be started in 2016, 2020 to be opened in a busy work tempo.
TCDD General Directorate teams, the field is working. The teams determine the location of the stations and stations to be built on the line route through field surveys.
When the projects are realized, 4,5 hours between Antalya and Istanbul, 3 hours between Antalya and Ankara will be 3,5 hours between Antalya and Kayseri.
Within the scope of the new study, it is aimed to connect Antalya to Izmir with high speed train. The project that will reach Antalya via İzmir and Denizli is being worked on.
With the project, agricultural products grown in the Antalya region, where all four seasons can be harvested, will be reached in every corner of the country from Edirne to Kars, from Ankara to Samsun.
Freight transport on the Antalya highway will be replaced by the fast and safe railway. The loads of Anatolian industrialists will meet Antalya Port in the shortest possible time.
Turkey and the Anatolian landscape of fairy chimneys of the world's leading tourism centers of Antalya Cappadocia integrating famous tourism center of Turkey's tourism potential will serve to increase.
4,5 million passengers and 10 million tons of cargo every year can be carried on the project of the project of the Antalya-Eskişehir railway line is estimated to cost 8,4 billion pounds.
Antalya-Kayseri high-speed train project, which will connect Antalya with Konya and Kayseri, will be completed in 642. 2020 billion pounds per annum is projected to cost annually 11,5 million passengers and 4,3 million tons of cargo per year.