Marmaray flights are getting more frequent: Good news came from TCDD officials to Istanbul residents. According to the statement, the voyage interval will decrease to 2 minutes in the morning and evening hours when Marmaray is busy.
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With the opening of the Eurasia Tunnel, it is aimed to relieve the traffic of Istanbul to a great extent with the transportation to be provided under the sea.
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Marmaray opened on 29 October 2013; It provides service at a total of 5 stops: Ayrilikçeşme, Üsküdar, Sirkeci, Yenikapı and Kazlıçeşme. Yenikapı leads the passenger density statistics with 27 percent. Yenikapı is followed by Ayrılıkçeşme with 25 percent, Üsküdar with 20 percent and Kazlıçeşme with 13 percent. In the 2 years when these stops continued to serve, the number of passengers was recorded as 91 million 265 thousand 967.
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TCDD officials gave good news to Istanbulites. He announced that the number of wagons of Marmaray, which currently serves as 5 wagons on 5 lines, will be increased to 10. In the first days of Marmaray's opening, the 10-minute flight interval was reduced to 5 minutes during morning and evening peak hours upon request. Now it is stated that the flight interval will decrease up to 2 minutes. Authorities are still under construction Halkalı- He said that Marmaray will come every two minutes with the introduction of the Gebze line.