Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan, Marmaray's introduction into service 5. In its statement, Marmarus, operated by TCDD Transportation and commissioned at 29 October 2013, said that more than a million passengers traveled to 295 in minutes with the confidence and comfort between Asia and the European continents.
The number of passengers transported by Marmaray has exceeded 295 million
Minister Turhan, ve Marmaray, which unites the Asian and European sides under the sea, has so far passed 295 minutes with more than 1 million passengers, trust and comfort. Every year more citizens prefer Marmaray, according to 4 2017 2018 million passengers increase. And He said.
Marmaray can carry one thousand 637 people at once
637 wagons carrying a thousand 5 people at one time, 333 voyages to the number of passengers carried out 220 times a day, the number of passengers transported on busy days, explaining the number of thousands of passengers Turhan, not only Istanbul's inner city of Marmaray, but also to protect the environment and the reduction of traffic accidents great contribution.
32 additional trains were added to Marmaray
XYUMX 10 13.00 19.00 32 7 295 142 153 29 XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX XNUMX While traveling, the most intensive stations are Yenikapı with the ratio of XNUMX passengers and the stations of Ayrılık Çeşmesi, Üsküdar, Sirkeci and Kazlıçeşme. ”He said.
Turhan, Marmaray'ın commissioning annually about 27 thousand car owners prefer Marmaray to withdraw from the traffic, so that the release of 270 thousand tons of toxic gas is prevented, while around 6,5 million dollars in the cost of toxic gas is reported to be saved.
Marmaray with 295 million passengers saved 295 hours
According to those who prefer Marmaray, providing an average hour time saving compared to other transportation vehicles, approximately 295 million passengers have saved 295 million hours, Turhan said.
"Gebze- Halkalı line is being built as 3 line. Suburban operation will be carried out on the 2 line with Marmaray. The high-speed train and freight train will be operated on the third line. Therefore, it is not only for urban public transportation, but also for the main line of passenger transportation, logistics sector and international railway corridor. Uninterrupted rail transport to Beijing and London can be made from the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line, which is the main pillar of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route and is put into operation at 30 October 2017. Trans
Marmaray contributes to Istanbul's world city identity
Marmaray's Gebze-Halkalı line, the 1 million 200 thousand passengers will be moved to the day when the service will be fully emphasized Turhan, the continent of the project that will contribute to the identity of Istanbul's world city said.
TCDD Transport carried 43,4 million passengers in HRCs
TCDD General Directorate of Transport operated by high-speed trains (YHT) to date with the 43,4 million passengers have been transported Turhan, also in the last year, a very high demand for the Eastern Express and Van Lake trains, including the use of conventional trains, the number of passengers using high increases observed She pulled. Turhan, the train system is ignored in the days of the service is now far behind, he said.