Doğançay Ripajı Ankara Istanbul YHT Travel Time 30 Minutes Shorten; Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan, Sakarya / Sapanca-Geyve ongoing construction work and will increase the travel time of high-speed trains Doğançay Ripajı made statements.
Turhan said, “The ripple, which consists of three stages and whose route length is 14 kilometers, is planned to be completed and put into operation at the end of 2020. Thus, it is aimed to shorten the travel time between Ankara and Istanbul by 10 minutes. ” said.
"Xnumx's percent of Turkey's population benefit from the comfort and convenience YHT"
When put into service all stages of the tunnel, travel time between the two cities Turhan said 4.5 hours will be reduced to 4 hours, thanks to combined transport initiated with the YHT operations 13 said that provincial and Turkey benefit from the comfortable and fast transportation of 42 percent of the population.
Stating that the satisfaction rate of 52 is 98 percent of passengers traveling with YHT which has hosted more than 1213 million passengers to date, Turhan said that YHT management serves 22 thousand and 25 thousand passengers per day in a total network of XNUMX kilometers.
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Recalling that YHT business started with Ankara-Eskişehir line in 2009 and continued with Ankara-Konya lines in 2011, Eskişehir-Konya in 2013 and Eskişehir-Istanbul and Konya-Istanbul lines in 2014, Turhan said that these services were carried out with 19 YHT sets. He stated that the first of 12 train sets ordered to be delivered and that he will start to serve next year.
Emphasizing that the number of passengers transported by YHTs will increase with the introduction of trains to be delivered one month each month, Turhan said that the length of YHT travel will be shortened by the Doğançay reconstruction within the scope of Ankara-Istanbul YHT Project.
“Ankara-Istanbul YHT travel time will be shortened by 30 minutes when Doğan ripage is fully operational işlet
Turhan gave the following information about the project: “Doğançay ripple, which will shorten the transportation on the Ankara-Istanbul line by approximately 30 minutes, consists of 3 stages. The first phase of the ripple, which is 14 kilometers long, is planned to be completed and commissioned by the end of 2020. Thus, it is aimed to shorten the travel time between Ankara and Istanbul by 10 minutes. When all stages of the tunnel come into service, travel time between two cities will decrease from 4,5 hours to 4 hours. ”
Round trip length of the 28 kilometer in the ripage 2 culvert, 8 underpass and overpass indicating that Turhan, the first section of the project, the excavation and coating of tunnels and the main line and conventional connection 5 viaduct construction is complete, he said.
Turhan, superstructure, electrification, signaling and telecommunication work also reported that the progress of 15 percent.