Istanbul Transportation Investments Continues Without Slack: Transportation investments that will ease traffic suffering and breathe in Istanbul continue at full speed. With the transportation investments made in mega city Istanbul and ongoing construction, it is aimed to solve the traffic problem that has not been found to be a solution for years. In this context, new projects are being brought to life.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) connects the districts of Istanbul with rail systems with the metro projects launched with the slogan 'Subway everywhere'.
TRANSPORTATION INVESTMENTS CONTINUE CONTINUES
The traffic problem of Istanbul, which has been solved with projects such as Marmaray, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge and metro investments in recent years, is planned to be reduced to a minimum level with the new metro, tram, cable car and aerial lines that are under construction. The number of metro lines planned by İBB in 2019 is quite high. It is predicted that the rail systems built in Istanbul in 2019 will reach 441 km.
There are many metro lines that are planned to be built in Istanbul and are under construction. In addition, another 3 km metro line will be built to facilitate access to the 70rd Airport, which is still under construction. The new metro lines will be integrated with Marmaray, metrobus and other existing metro networks.
The İkitelli - Ataköy metro line project, which is planned to be opened in 2019 and will be 13 kilometers long, drops to 19,5 minutes between the two regions. The stations on the routes where the metro line will pass will be as follows; Yenibosna, Çobançeşme, Kuyumcukent, Eastern Industry, Mimar Sinan Street, Evren Mahallesi, İkitelli Junction, Mehmet Akif, Bahariye, Masko and İkitelli Sanayi.
Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy-Sancaktepe metro line, which will be in 20 kilometers, is counting the days to open. It was announced that all infrastructure works of the line were completed and the finishing touches were made at the stops. With this line, the transportation time will be reduced to 30 minutes. The routes and stations that the line will pass are as follows; Üsküdar, Fıstıkağacı, Bağlarbaşı, Altunizade, Kısıklı, Bulgurlu, Ümraniye, Çarşı, Yamanevler, Çakmak, Ihlamurkuyu, Altınşehir, İmam Hatip High School, Dudullu, Necip Fazıl and Çekmeköy Sancaktepe.
Which will be 22.7 kilometers long Kabataş-Beşiktaş-Mecidiyeköy-Mahmutbey metro line is planned to open in 2018. With this metro line, transportation time will decrease to 37 minutes. The stations on the line are as follows: Mahmutbey, Göztepe, 100 Years, Tekstilkent, Karadeniz Mah., Yeni Mahalle, Kazım Karabekir, Akşemsettin, Veysel Karani, Yeşilpınar, Alibeyköy, Nurtepe, Kağıthane, Çağlayan Mecidiyeköy Fulya, Darphane Beşiktaş and Kabataş.
63,5 kilometers long Halkalı-Gebze Marmaray metro line is planned to be completed in 2018. In this way, the Anatolian side of the suburban line that was closed in 2013 will be ensured seamless integration of the European side commuter line with Marmaray. The transportation time with this subway line will fall to 115,5 minutes. The routes that the line will pass are as follows; Halkalı, Mustafa Kemal, Küçükçekmece Menekşe, Florya Yeşilköy, Yeşilyurt, Ataköy, Bakırköy, Yenimahalle, Zeytinburnu Söğütlüçeşme, Feneryolu, Göztepe, Erenköy, Suadiye, Bostancı, Küçükyalı, İdealtepe, Süreyya Beach, Maltepe, Cevizli, Ancestors, Virgo, Eagle, Dolphin, Pendik, Kaynarca, Shipyard, Guzelyali, Aydıntepe, İçmeler, Tuzla, Cayirova, Fatih, Osmangazi, Darica, Gebze.
The length of the line will be 7,4 kilometers and the other one is the project of Sabiha Gökçen Airport-Kaynarca metro line. This line will take you to the metro from the airport by 5. The line is scheduled to open at 2018. Kaynarca, Hospital, Sheikhli, Industry, Sabiha Gokcen Airport stations located on the metro line.
Gayrettepe-Kemerburgaz-Yeni Airport metro line is another project to be opened at 2018. The length of the line that will consist of Gayrettepe, Kağıthane, Kemerburgaz, Göktürk, İhsaniye, New Airport 1, New Airport 2, New Airport 3 stations will find 34 km. This metro line will reduce the transportation time to 32 minutes.
The other lines planned to be built in 2019 are as follows;
- Bakırköy İDO - Bağcılar Kirazlı Metro Line
- Dudullu - Kayışdağı - İçerenköy - Bostancı Metro Line
- Eminönü - Eyüp - Alibeyköy (Golden Horn) Tram Line
- Altunizade - Çamlıca Subway Line
- Başakşehir - Kayaşehir Metro Line
- Bagcilar (Cherry) - Kucukcekmece (Turkey)Halkalı) Subway line
- Kaynarca - Tuzla Metro Line
- Kaynarca Center - Pendik Central Metro Line
- Çekmeköy - Sancaktepe - Sultanbeyli Metro Line
- Hospital - Sarıgazi Taşdelen - Newborn Metro Line
- Göztepe - Ataşehir - Ümraniye Metro Line
- Mahmutbey - Bahçeşehir - Esenyurt Subway Line
- Yenikapı İncirli Sefaköy Metro Line
- Eyüp - Piyer Loti - Miniatürk Cable Car Line
- Rumeli Hisarüstü Aşiyan Beach Funicular Line
- Eyüp - Bayrampaşa Tram Line
- Kağıthane - Eyüp (Kemerburgaz) Dekovil Line
- Esenler Nostalgic Tram Line
Another step that is thought to ease traffic and transportation suffering in Istanbul is havaray projects. Havaray line, which is the first of the Havaray projects, between Sarıyer Cendere Valley-Seyrantepe station-Türk Telekom Stadium, is counting days to open.
Other mortar projects, which are planned to be implemented and planned to be implemented, are as follows;
- Beyoglu-Sisli (5,8 km)
- Zincirlikuyu-Beşiktaş-Sarıyer (4,5 km)
- Levent -Gültepe-Çeliktepe-Levent (5,5 km)
- Ataşehir-Ümraniye (10,5 kilometer)
- Sefaköy-Kuyumcukent -Airport (7,2 km)
- Maltepe-Başıbüyük (3,6 km)
- Kartal Beach-D 100-Tuzla (5 km)
- Sabiha Gökçen Airport-Formula (7,7 km)
SEFAKÖY-HALKALI-BAŞAKŞEHİR HAVARAY LINE
Sefaköy-Halkalı-Başakşehir Havaray line will be put into service at 2019. 15 is the 17 station on this line of kilometers. These; Sefaköy, Fevzi Çakmak, Tevfikbey, Industry, Customs Road, Halkalı Center, Toki 1, Toki 2, Atakent, Masko, Ziya Gokalp, Ataturk Auto Industry 1, Ataturk Auto Industry 2, 1.etap Başak Houses, Onurkent, Oyakkent, Fatih Terim Stadium.
KADIKÖY-ÜSKÜDAR HAVARAY LINE
Üsküdar - which is expected to reduce the travel time between the two districts to 12,5 minutes-Kadıköy Libadiye havaray line is among the investment plans after 2019. While there are 9 stations on the line, the length of the line will be approximately 7,40 km.
The route of the line is as follows; Hasanpaşa, Ziverbey, Göztepe SGK Hospital, Göztepe SGK Polyclinics, Göztepe Junction, Soyak, Fetih Mahallesi, DSİ and Libadiye.
ATAŞEHİR-ÜMRANİYE AIRPORT LINE
Ataşehir-Ümraniye Havaray line, which is among the investment plans after 2019, will be approximately 11 km long. When it is in service, the journey time between Ataşehir and Ümraniye will be reduced to 22 minutes.
KADIKÖY-MALTEPE-KARTAL AIRCRAFT LINE
Will have a length of 18 km Kadıköy- Kartal-Maltepe havaray line is among the projects planned to be put into service after 2019. With this line Kadıköy and will be 36 minutes between Maltepe.
Maltepe Başıbüyük Havaray line consists of 9 station on 8 kilometer line.
There will be 18 station on the line which will reduce the time between Maltepe and Başıbüyük to 8 minutes. The route of the 9 km line is as follows; Beach, Idealtepe, Altaycesme, Aydinli Houses, Basibuyuk, Inonu, Mass Housing and Kyrenia.