Minister Arslan gave the date for Istanbul's suburban train lines

Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan, Istanbulun her iki yakasındaki banliyö sistemlerinin metro standardına getirilmesinin önemli gündemleri arasında yer aldığını belirterek, "2018 sonuna kalmadan sistemin tamamını bitireceğiz. Her iki yakayı da Gebze is Halkalı`` We will integrate them to each other and put them into the service of Istanbulites. '' said.

Arslan said, “10. In his speech at the International Istanbul Transportation Congress and Fair, he stated that transportation is a part of life for those living and growing in Istanbul.

Stating that he came to Istanbul for the first time in 1977 and that they experienced great difficulties from time to time, Arslan said:

“I was chief engineer at Pendik Shipyard during the mayor of our President. It was important to find a solution to the transportation problems of Istanbul at that time and to demonstrate that the integration of all transportation types was very important while producing solutions. As both a person who experiences these problems and is a stakeholder of the solution, I say that if you can solve the public transportation problem of a city like Istanbul, you have no doubt that you can find solutions all over the world. ”

Arslan, the kind of experience they get with transportation from Istanbul to know what living is as important as the integration with each other, and Turkey's transport union said it allows them to go to work to produce solutions to communications.

Arslan from Turkey throughout the year 2003 explaining what they have done today, in all forms of transport as a result of the planned study said they take a lot of ways.

Arslan, this year's 8 thousand 773 thousand vehicles, the average 3 thousand 700 vehicles per day, expressed that the traffic, both to produce solutions to them and to promote public transport said.

Indicating that the suburban systems on both sides of Istanbul are among the important agendas of bringing the metro standard to the metro, Arslan said:

“There were complaints from Istanbulites that 'you closed suburban lines but there is no work'. It should be expressed with pleasure that recently, you have complaints that 'you work 24 hours a day, sometimes you bother us at night'. Therefore, we apologize for the inconvenience from Istanbul residents, but they should know that the return of suburban systems to the metro standard is from Gebze. HalkalıWe add our night to the day in Marmaray quality and in order to transport with the vehicles of Marmaray.

We will finish the whole system before the end of 2018. Both sides from Gebze HalkalıWe will integrate them to each other and put them into the service of Istanbulites. Let the people of Istanbul know that we integrate almost completely with the rail systems of our Metropolitan Municipality. ”

Arslan pointed out that the Eurasia Tunnel serves nearly 50 thousand vehicles per day, saying, “A vehicle that leaves the Historical Peninsula, directly Yenikapı without crossing the Historical Peninsula, Kasımpaşa, Karaköy, Beşiktaş, Taksim” It enters underground and passes to Anatolian Side in 5 minutes. This means that the 1,5 hour cruise time decreases to 15 minutes, saves time and fuel, and reduces carbon dioxide emissions, and especially those vehicles that do not have a problem visiting the Historic Peninsula do not harm the Historic Peninsula. ” spoke in the form.




  1. Syin minister says that 40 is making use of YHT or this ratio is not more than 20%. Because Ankara and Pendik YHT stations are not accessible. Why not, you know Istanbul, Pendik goes beyond. In Ankara, Gara does not have any public transportation connection for any rail city. The connection of AŞTİ willow in ankara should be made as soon as possible and the passengers should be able to reach the station with the band system from Maltepe station in a closed area without ever going out. Train ankara, this is what I call Istanbul HalkalıWhen it reaches to 40% of the population will become service.birde BTK and interconnected Kars adana-mersin passenger line should be opened.

  2. Transportation is a technology that does not accept mistakes that require a lot of labor.
    Must be worked very carefully