Karşıyaka The July 1 excitement in the tram: The construction of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has been continuing its preliminary operation since April. Karşıyaka As of July 1, "normal operation" is started in the tram. Charge and transfer will be the same as other transportation systems in the tram that will be operated with 10 minutes intervals. Tram services will be held between 06.00 and 24.00.
11 started pre-operation with the participation of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu and citizens on Tuesday. Karşıyaka The tram, 1, is in normal operation from Saturday to July.
While the preparations for normal operation continue for about 3 months, on the other hand, the trips were made “free” for the citizens to get used to the new transportation model tram. Only KarşıyakaHundreds of thousands of passengers coming from different parts of Izmir, not using the tram, gave full marks for comfortable, safe and pleasant tram transportation.
1 As of all other public transport systems since July Karşıyaka In the tram, passengers will be able to travel using İzmirim Card and benefit from the 90-minute transfer system. The frequency of the trip, which is approximately 20 minutes in pretreatment, will be arranged as 1 July every 10 minutes from the stops. In the smart passenger information boards at the stops, it will be possible to see how many minutes the tram will arrive at the station.
In both directions, the first tram will be launched at 06.00 in the morning and the last tram will be completed at 24.00 at the end stations.
1 million 500 thousand passengers in pre-operation
İzmir Metro Municipality is one of the companies of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality. made by Karşıyaka Approximately 1 million 500 thousand passengers were transported in the pre-operation process by tram. In a short time KarşıyakaThe tram, which brought a new breath to Istanbul, became one of the dynamics of the city. The number of passengers will increase exponentially with the increase in the frequency of commercial business reported.
Training for safe journey
During the pre-operation, İzmir Metro A.Ş. carried out activities not only for those who travel but also for all those living in Izmir to gain significant awareness about the operation and rules of the system. It was especially emphasized that drivers should not be entered into the tram line, drivers should pay attention to signal lights and markings, and crossings were checked at the points determined by the red line along the route.
The mansion is rapidly completing, the Çiğli route is in the tender phase
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, 14 km with 8,8 stops Karşıyaka While continuing to serve the people of Izmir with the tram, the construction works of the 12,8 km 20-stop Konak Tramway are also continuing. With the commissioning of both lines, a large project of 450 million TL will be successfully implemented.
Attracted great interest in the pre-operation phase Karşıyaka Izmir Metropolitan Municipality pushed the button to extend the route to Çiğli on the tram. Works have been completed for the tender of the 9 km extension line.
The existing 140 km rail system network is being expanded with new projects.