Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu stated that the first phase of the metro line, which will facilitate transportation to Istanbul Airport, will be opened in April 2021.
Expressing that they will open the Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport section of the Gayrettepe-Istanbul Airport metro, which consists of 8 stations, in April 2021, Minister Karaismailoğlu gave the following information: “A 32 km long metro. We will open the Gayrettepe side in September 2021. The first 40 vehicles are coming, we will start the tests in August. Istanbul Airport in 2022- HalkalıWe will open. Halkalı it connects directly to Marmaray. from Pendik Halkalıcome to HalkalıThere will be a collecting line from the airport to the airport and from Gayrettepe to the airport. We will finish the subway work that passes through Başakşehir Çam and Sakura City Hospital in 18 months. Halkalı will also have a connection to the subway. ”