Kayacık - from Konya Railway Station, which is 26 km long new rail project, "the Republic of Turkey State Railways for KONYARAY signatures in Konya Metropolitan Municipality was discarded.
Konya Governor Cüneyt Orhan Toprak, Konya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Uğur İbrahim Altay, TCDD General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun attended the signing ceremony.
With the introduction of the suburban system to be built in the metro standard, the congestion created by the service vehicles in the road traffic will be reduced, the travel time that takes 1 hour by land will be reduced to 30 minutes and 19 new suburban stations will be built in accordance with the access of disabled citizens.
The suburban line that Konya is curiously waiting for will serve as a double line from Antalya Ring Road Bridge to Organized Industrial Zones. With the opening of the line, transportation to the Organized Industrial Zones, where nearly 100 thousand people go and go, will be faster and more comfortable.
Everyday Life of Konya People Will Be Easier
Expressing his pleasure in being in the homeland of Mevlana, Konya, TCDD General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun said:
“The support of the light rail system, which has recently been reinforced with new lines and new vehicles, with suburban lines will facilitate the daily lives of our Konya residents.
Commuter lines will be integrated into the city rail system, faster, safer and more affordable transportation will be provided, and the area covered by public transportation will expand.
KONYARAY, which we carry out in cooperation with Konya Metropolitan Municipality, is one of the most important transportation projects we will realize with local governments. The constructive and analytical attitude of our Metropolitan Municipality has strengthened our strength.
The project, which will be 26 km long when it is completed, will take 1 hour by road and will be reduced to 30 minutes. 90 thousand passengers will be served daily and there will be transportation from Konya Station to the new Konya YHT Station on the route of KONYARAY project, which includes 19 stops. ”
KonyaRay Route Map and Station Names
KonyaRay Commuter Line consists of 19 stops.
- Konya Organized Industry
- science Center
- Jet Base
- Aksaray Junction
- 1. Organized Industry
- YHT Station
- Tower Site
- Rauf Denktas
- Konya Train Station
- Meram Municipality
- the Kovanağzı
- Let me
- Yaylapın is
KonyaRay Route Video
“We will organize Eurasi Rail Fair in Konya”
Appealing to the Kayacık Logistics Center and EURASIA RAIL Fair organization, which TCDD is conducting in Konya, Uygun continued his words as follows;
“As a result of the railway priority policies, which were initiated in 2003 under the leadership of our President, in Konya, which met High Speed Train in 2011, 9 thousand nurses started traveling between Ankara, Konya and Istanbul with the comfort of High Speed Train.
In addition, we have built logistics center in Konya Kayacık our manufacturers, cheap logistics to meet the needs of our exporters to Turkey and will be the gateway to the world.
In March 2021, we will organize the EURASIA RAIL fair in Konya in order to introduce our enterprising, spirited and progressive businessmen to the railway sector using both heavy industry and high technology.
With EURASIA RAIL, the world's third largest railway fair, we will bring the newest, most modern railway technologies to Konya.
I hope that the fair, which will be attended by giant railway companies and companies, will be beneficial to our city. ”
The Republic of Turkey State Railways as Konya Metropolitan Municipality to which underlined that given all kinds of support appropriate, the words "konyaray the promise that we will work day and night to complete a moment ago I want to give you the presence of exhibitors. I hope that the KONYARAY Project, which we will sign with our esteemed Metropolitan Mayor, will be auspicious to our Konya and our Konya residents. he ended.
Underlining that Konya airport will be connected to the transportation network for the first time through the rail system, Konya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Uğur İbrahim Altay said the following in his speech;
“Thanks to KONYARAY, we will have started to carry passengers even if there is passenger traffic in the city but we do not have a public transportation axis. The project consists of Phases 1 and 2, the first phase is Konya Railway and Airport, 17.4 km. 26 km line starting from the second stage Yaylapınar to the Organized Industrial Zone. We will have uninterrupted comfortable access from Meram to my industries in Karatay and Seljuk and to our organized industrial zones. ”
Stating that the suburban line will make a great contribution to Konya, Altay continued his words as follows; “I would like to thank the precious TCDD General Manager Ali İhsan Uygun Bey who did not leave the project alone at the signing ceremony here. We contribute greatly to the realization of the project and we offer our endless gratitude. I wish the project to be beneficial to Konya. ”