The tram project, which is one of the most important steps of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality on the way of carrying public transportation to modern standards, has gained a great place in the life of the people of Izmir in a short time. Starting flights in April 2017 Karşıyaka The total number of passengers carried by Konak Tram, which entered service last March with the tram, has exceeded 21 million. The number of passengers per day in Konak Tramway has exceeded 75 thousand.
İzmir Tramway, which İzmir Metropolitan Municipality has implemented with the goal of environmentally friendly, economical and comfortable public transportation, has become an integral part of city life in a short time. Pedestrian and car drivers have also adopted the rules over time and the negativities experienced in the first days have been minimized. The comfort offered by the system was also reflected in the number of passengers. Between the Fahrettin Altay and Halkapınar, a 12,5 km long 19-stop even Konak Tram takes 8,8 stops between Alaybey and Ataşehir, 14 km long. Karşıyaka The total number of passengers carried by the tram has exceeded 21 million. Karşıyaka The tram has a total of 16 million passengers in the 12 monthly public transport service, while the Konak Tram has reached a total number of 5 million passengers in the 9 monthly public transport service.
75 thousand people every day in Konak Tramway
Konak Tram, the last link of the rail system network that reached 179 km in Izmir, made a big leap in terms of number and density of passengers. Trial flights started on March 24, 2018 and started commercial operation on July 2, 2018, and the average daily passenger number exceeded 75 thousand. The Konak tram, which runs at 6-minute intervals, has its busiest hours between 07:00 and 09:00 in the morning and between 15:00 and 20:00 in the evening. Offering ease of use and access to the city center, Konak Tramway also attracts great attention during the day and contributes to the increase of mobility in the city.
8,8 travels on the km Karşıyaka The number of passengers in the tram reaches 35 thousand per day. This line, which started pre-operation with passengers on April 11, 2017, is made 10 minutes frequently, and additional flights can be made according to the density by following the passenger numbers continuously.
Izmir Tram, which accustomed Izmir residents to high-level comfort, has recently been entitled to receive 5 different quality certificates from TSE, and has been included in the 5-document “Integrated Management System” of the Izmir Metro system.