The scope, route, stops, connections and history of Kirazli-Halkali metro under construction at Istanbul:
Owner: Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality
Project cost: TL 2.4 bn
Contractor: Makyol – Astur – IC İçtaş – Kalyon
Duration: 1080 days
Target commission date: 2020
Line length: 9.7 km
Travel time: 15 min
Stops & connections
Kirazlı (Connection to Aksaray-Kirazlı, Başakşehir-Olimpiyat Parkı and Kirazlı-Bakırköymetros) – Barbaros – Malazgirt – Mimar Sinan – Fatih – Halkalı Merkez – Hastane – Toplu Konut – Yarımburgaz – Halkalı (Connection to Marmaray)
- Tender to open on 18th of July 2016
- Tender postponed to 22nd of September 2013
- March 2017: Makyol – Astur – IC İçtaş – Kalyon is awarded.
- August 2017: Construction works started.
Cover Photo: Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality ©