Şanlıurfa Pressed Button for High Speed Train: It was the curiosity of AK Party Chairman and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, who had promised a high-speed train to the Urfa, in Sanliurfa at the 1 November Early Elections.
But this day the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) by "Akçagöz to-Mills Diversion Project" will be established distance transport between the high-speed train network with the Çukurova region with the Southeastern Anatolia Region was excited by Urfans the agenda of the disclosure will be shortened. The railway route that will pass through Urfa will be renewed by Atatürk Forest from the Harran University Osmanbey campus and then the village of Kızlar and Suruç Mürşitpınar old line.
On the other hand, the Diyarbakir-Sanliurfa Railway line, which has a total length of 171 + 417.862, continues to be implemented. In addition, other projects planned in the region will be integrated with the Diyarbakır-Şanlıurfa Railway Project route, while the main railway line will be integrated with other high-speed train lines planned in the Eastern Anatolia Region and Southeastern Anatolia Region. will be important in terms of transportation. I Diyarbakır-Şanlıurfa Railway Survey Design and Engineering Services lüğü The Ministry of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications was awarded to Yüksel Proje Uluslararası A.Ş. on the date of 13.07.2011 by the General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments. Diyarbakir and Sanliurfa, Malatya, Sivas and Ankara is expected to connect. It is also planned to provide access to Adana via Gaziantep with other projects planned in the region. Other high-speed train projects will be provided through the Diyarbakir Sanliurfa railway line; It will be connected to Diyarbakır and Şanlıurfa, Malatya, Sivas and Ankara.