The gospel of Metro from President Erdoğan to Konya. Speaking at the opening ceremony in Konya, Erdogan said, “We are starting the construction of the Konya metro. The tender for the first stage of this line is carried out in September. ”
Erdogan said, “We are conducting the tender of the first stage of this line in September. Metro line is an investment in the future of Konya rather than today. Today Konya, Turkey is one of the examples in terms of urbanism it owes to the investment in the future of the city half a century ago. " said.
In Konya the distance from the Campus-Alaaddin by tram is 64 minutes, the distance will be 29 minutes by Metro. The new planned line will extend to Meram. 21.4 kilometers from Campus to Meram 37 will travel in minutes. It will be 14 minutes from Campus-Bus Station by Metro, 16 minutes from Alaaddin-Bus Station. Necmettin Erbakan University New YHT Gar-Meram 35 minutes will be. Important stops will be as follows: Necmettin Erbakan University, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Yeni YHT Station, Mevlana Cultural Center, Meram Municipality.
The project, which will establish the backbone of Konya's public transportation, will be implemented gradually in 3. 45 kilometer line, 3 billion pounds will cost. Total 45 kilometers will be built in the Konya metro ring line 20.7 km length. Ring line, starting from Necmettin Erbakan University Campus Beysehir Street, followed by Yeni YHT Train Station, Fetih Street, Ahmet Ozcan Street and Chechnya Street, the line will end in front of Meram Municipality Service Building.