Izmirim Kart is coming: Kentkart used in public transportation in Izmir, 1 will be transformed into Izmirim Kart from June. Since there will be no change in the system for the users, the existing Kentkart will be used and the new buyer will use İzmirim Kart. The new smart cards will be available in many services of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in the near future.
The tender held on January 13 for the "electronic contactless smart card" service kazanAn agreement was signed between Kartek and ESHOT General Directorate, effective from 1 June. The surprise of this new era for the people of İzmir was the "İzmirim Card". The new cards to be printed will now be sold under the name "İzmirim Card". There will be no change in existing cards and dealers that refill. The 90-minute transfer system in Izmir will continue as well.
In the near future, the new smart cards will be valid not only in transportation but also in all units where Izmir Metropolitan Municipality collects wages. ESHOT General Directorate officials, who stated that the infrastructure preparations are continuing on this issue, noted that the new service, which will cover the advantageous and wider usage area, will facilitate the daily life of İzmir.