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Kirazli-Halkali metro project

The scope, route, stops, connections and history of Kirazli-Halkali metro under construction at Istanbul:

Project details

Owner: Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality
Project cost: TL 2.4 bn
Contractor: Makyol – Astur – IC İçtaş – Kalyon
Duration: 1080 days
Target commission date: 2020


Halkali Kirazli Metro Route

Project details

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 ©

Written by Onur Uysal

Railway consultant. Owner of RT Media & Consultancy. Founder and editor of Rail Turkey.

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