Istanbul is starting to work for the giant project: Istanbul is getting a new square to ease transportation. Bosphorus pedestrian crossing, sea transport, road and rail systems are integrated. The project will start in Kabataş 28 will begin in July.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality issued a statement about the construction work in Kabatas. IBB stated that there is a study that will integrate the transportation systems of the study and added:
Or Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality is signing a very important project that will integrate transportation systems. Kabatas Square Arrangement Transfer Center and Scaffolding Renewal Construction 28 started on July with the order of President Kadir Topbaş. In Kabatas Square, rail, sea and highway transport are integrated. Within the framework of the project; 83 is a new square arrangement, which is pedestrianized in an area of one thousand square meters. Steamboat, water bus and motor docks are renewed. The traffic between Dolmabahçe and Fındıklı is underground. Museums, exhibition halls and car parks are being built under the square. "
Sea transportation will be provided by other piers
The construction of the Kabataş Transfer Center will be carried out under the supervision of the Archaeological Museum, protecting all monuments and trees. Due to the extensive construction work of Kabataş Transfer Center which is one of the most important projects to solve the nodes of Istanbul transportation, 28 July 2016 will be providing service from other berths in Kabataş onboard ferries, motor and sea buses for a while.
The voyages from Kabatas Pier will be realized from the following berths of 28 July 2016:
CITY LINES: Kadikoy-Kabatas, Kabatas-Adalar and Bosphorus Bosphorus flights from Beşiktaş and Eminönü (Katip Çelebi) Pier,
IDO: Kadıköy-Kabataş, Kabataş-Adalar flights from Beşiktaş and Yenikapı Pier,
DENTUR: Kabatas-Uskudar flights from Karakoy Pier,
BUDO: Kabatas-Bursa flights will be provided from Karaköy Old İDO Pier.
Üsküdar-Kabataş Pedestrian Tunnel will also be integrated
The pedestrian tunnel project that will connect Üsküdar and Kabataş to the bottom of the sea will be integrated into other transportation systems in the new square, which was announced as one of the most important works of Kadir Topbaş.
Rail systems integrate in Kabataş
On the other hand; Starting from Kabataş, Beşiktaş, Mecidiyeköy, Kağıthane and Alibeyköy will be integrated into Mahmutbey and from there to Ikitelli, Bahçeşehir and Esenyurt.
Mahmutbey Metro will be extended from Kabataş to Karaköy and Unkapanı Bridge.
The project will be integrated with Üsküdar, Marmaray and Kabataşa in Üsküdar, where Beykoz-Üsküdar Metro is being constructed.
The project will be held in Sarıyer-Beşiktaş Metro Station of 18,4 kilometers.
The integration of the Darüşşafaka-Yenikapı Line with the Taksim-Kabataş Funicular will continue in Kabataşa.
Istanbullians; Thanks to the pedestrianized new Kabatas Square, you will be able to travel quickly and comfortably to every point of Istanbul by rail and sea.