Construction of 4 Metro Project What is the situation: After the election, the fate of mega projects is wondered and the construction of rail systems that will ease the traffic incidents of Istanbulites continues.
KABATAŞ-MECİDİYEKÖY METRO LINE
Construction of Kabataş - Mecidiyeköy metro and electromechanical systems were made to be connected to the Mahmutbey - Mecidiyeköy line, which was under construction. In both stages construction and electromechanical works will be carried out at the same time and shorter subway lines can be put into service.
The length of the line with four stations is 6.5 kilometers, the passenger capacity is 70 thousand, the journey time is 10 minutes. Kabatas, Besiktas, Mint and Mecidiyekoy stations will even take place.
Kabataş-Taksim funicular line and Eminönü-Kabataş tramway in Kabataş with Yenikapı-Hacıosman metro line in Mecidiyeköy, Topkapı-Sultançiftliği line with the Black Sea neighborhood (Metris region) and Otogar-Bağcılar-Başakşehir line in Mahmutbey will be provided. The construction of the project continues at the exit of Bağcılar.
BAKIRKOY-CHERRY METRO LINE
Kirazlı-Bakırköy İDO metro line was planned as the continuation of Başakşehir-Kirazlı metro line. Tender was made, construction works are starting shortly.
The line which is integrated to Marmaray in Bakırköy Square will be connected to Yenikapı-Otogar-Airport line in İncirli.
Yenikapı - İncirli-Sefaköy metro line will be integrated in Incirli. The passenger capacity of the line with the length 9 kilometers 70 bin and the travel time 13.5 minutes. The station also has Bakırköy İDO, Liberty Square, Zuhuratbaba, İncirli, Haznedar, İlkyuva, Yıldıztepe, Mollagürani and Kirazlı.
İKİTELLİ - ATAKÖY LINE
İkitelli-Ataköy metro line is planned to be integrated with different rail routes.
The line that will be merged with Marmaray will reach İkitelli South Industrial Station of Başakşehir-Kirazlı metro line in İkitelli via the stations on Basın Ekspres Connection Road.
Yenikapı Airport will be integrated with the light metro line, metrobus and Yenikapı-Bakırköy-Beylikdüzü subway planned to be constructed.
BOSTANCI - DUDULLU HATTI
The line to be constructed between Bostancı and Dudullu is planned to reach Dudullu via İDO station, Kozyatağı, İçerenköy and Türkiş blocks.
The line will be integrated with Marmaray and will be connected to the Kadıköy-Kartal subway in Kozyatağı, Kadıköy-Ataşehir-Ümraniye-Sancaktepe-Sultanbeyli subway, and Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy metro station at Dudullu Station.
The length of the line with the 13 station will be 14,27 kilometers, the passenger capacity is 45 bin, the journey time will be 22 minutes.