Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan, operated by TCDD Transportation Inc. 29 October 2013'da Marmaray that was put into service with the 310 million people to travel so far, he said.
safely between Europe, Asia and the Marmaray which enables travel comfort in 4 minutes at a time, thousands 637 people can carry Turhan pointing Set of mutual 5 trips are made daily from 336 wagon, the number of passengers carried on busy days that 220 thousand reached, the Marmaray only Istanbul not to the public transportation in the city, but also contributed to the protection of the environment and the reduction of traffic accidents.
'2018 million people moved in Marmaray in 68 “
Official holidays in 10 minutes with time intervals in 2018-13.00 hours from September 19.00 32 train addition made Turhan explained that 7 minutes dropped, "Last year Marmaray using 68 million passengers 32 million from Asia to Europe, 36 million in Europe ' When traveling to Asia, the busiest stations became Yenikapı with a ratio of 29 passengers. This was followed by the Ayrılık Fountain, Üsküdar, Sirkeci and Kazlıçeşme stations respectively. Bur
Or Marmaray protects the land of Istanbul with its water “
Every year more than the citizens prefer Marmaray and 2017 2018'da 7,5'da increase in the number of passengers indicating that an increase of 10 percent Turhan, said:
”Thanks to Marmaray, our citizens have started to prefer rail transportation, a significant amount of vehicles were withdrawn from the highway, traffic congestion decreased and 281 thousand tons of toxic gas was prevented from being released into the environment, thus contributing to the protection of Istanbul's air, water and soil.“
”Marmaray has served 310 passengers until now“
Those who prefer Marmaray compared to those who use other means of transportation, Turhan pointed out that it saved an average hour of time, and said that the total savings of 310 million passengers amounted to 310 million hours.
K Marmaray will serve YHT and freight transportation “
Turhan, Gebze-Halkalı Noting that the railway route was built as an 3 line, he noted:
De A suburban operation will be built on two lines with Marmaray. On the third line, high-speed train and freight train will be operated. Therefore, Marmaray is a project 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, which is an important part of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route and is put into operation at 30 October 2017.
Ze Marmaray Gebze-Halkalı 1 million 200 will carry a thousand passengers a day when it is put into service arasında
Marmaray's Gebze-Halkalı 1 million 200 thousand passengers will be moved to the end of the line with the completion of the voyage Turhan, the continent of this project will provide a great contribution to Istanbul's world city identity said.