Intercity High Speed Express Comes; The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure will start operating new High Speed Train (YHT) lines in 2020 and will launch express services on the YHT routes to improve efficiency.
HürriyetEray Görgülü'nun according to the news; The ministry will prepare a new business model and express flights between major cities will be organized on YHT routes. YHT line length will also be increased from 2020 kilometers to 1213 thousand 2 kilometers in 269. In this context, Ankara-Sivas YHT line will be one of the lines commissioned in 2020 year. The modernization and infrastructure improvement works of the railways will be continued and 2 thousand 657 kilometers of electricity and 2 thousand 654 kilometers of signal will be invested in the existing lines.
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Within 2020, new railway lines will be completed and put into service. In this direction Halkalı- Kapıkule Railway Project will be completed to serve the manufacturing industry and export opportunities in the region will be increased and transportation costs will be reduced. The Konya-Gaziantep railway line will be completed and access to the manufacturing industry sectors of Adana, Mersin and İskenderun ports will be facilitated. Konya-Karaman railway project will be completed signaling works and freight and passenger transport will begin. Adana-Mersin 3. and 4. calligraphy, 1. and 2. construction of line rehabilitation and Çukurova Airport connection project. On the other hand, Gaziantep-Habur railway project will provide logistics services to Habur Border Crossing. Within this scope, the study-project works of Gaziantep-Mardin railway project will be completed. The final project of Torbali-Alsancak Port railway project will be completed. Gebze-Sabiha Gökçen-Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge-Istanbul Airport-Halkalı the final project of the railway will be completed and the construction tender will be held.