The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) initiated a series of studies with the instruction of President Ekrem İmamoğlu to meet the intense demand on the metrobus. In fact, 3 empty buses were sent to Altunizade Station for each expedition of Üsküdar - Sancaktepe Metro Line, which caused an increase in passengers. The turnstiles at the entrance of the station are also drawn to the subway exit.
IETT General Directorate, one of the affiliates of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, has initiated a series of activities to reduce the intensity experienced recently on the Metbus Line.
As a result of the work done by the IETT officials, the density of the Metrobus Line was due to the opening of the universities and increasing the number of flights of Üsküdar-Ümraniye-Çekmeköy-Sanvaktepe Metro. The number of trips on the line, which has a daily capacity of 750 thousand passengers, has exceeded 1 million.
On the instructions of IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlu, 3 separate work was started on Metrobus line to reduce density and increase capacity. IMM SözcüMurat Ongun, Altunizade Station will be sent to the social media announced the empty bus.
In this context, the 525 bellows bus service has been added to the line even more 10. One of every 3 vehicle leaving from Sögütlüçeşme in the direction of Zincirlikuyu leaves empty. Empty buses are intended to relax the filled stations during peak hours when the number of passengers increases.
IETT has started a study that draws Istanbulkart turnstiles to the subway exit in order to get the density in the overpass and turnstile area reaching Altunizade Station. From this station, the Metrobus Line will transfer the citizens, starting tomorrow, Istanbulkart'larını turn off the metro exit okutacaklarını. The goal is to reduce the density of the overpass and station.
On the other hand, the project was initiated to increase the capacity of the journey on the Metrobus Line promised by President Ekrem İmamoğlu before the election. IETT has begun work to replace the buses on the line with new domestic production buses carrying more passengers. The 52 bellows bus still serves at the Söğütlüçeşme - TÜYAP Metrobus Line with the 44 kilometer 535 station.