Public transportation is free in Istanbul during the Republic Day. Preparing to celebrate the 29th anniversary of the 96th of October Republic Day with magnificent ceremonies, IMM decided to provide free public transportation service on this national holiday.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) Assembly, initiated by the proposal of President Ekrem İmamoğlu'nun religious and national holidays, public transport continues to provide free services.
IMM Assembly, which held the second meeting of October meetings in Saraçhane Municipality Building, approved the free transportation of public transportation vehicles in Istanbul on 29 October Republic Day. The decision was taken unanimously by the councilors.
Passengers will board all public transportation vehicles included in the Istanbulkart integration free of charge. All fees will be met from the budget of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.
Application; İETT, Metrobüs, OTOBÜS AŞ (Excluding Airport Buses), Private Public Buses, City Lines Ferry, Private Sea Transportation Public Transportation Engines and Metro Istanbul's Tram, Metro, Funicular, Tunnel and Cableway lines will be valid.