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Kirazli-Bakirkoy metro project


The scope, route, stops, connections and history of Kirazli-Bakirkoy metro which is under consruction at Istanbul:

Project details

Owner: Transport Ministry
Project cost: TL 682 mn
Contractor: Aga Enerji
Duration: 1200 days
Target commission date: 6/2018

Route

Bakirkoy Kirazli Metro Route

Project details

Line length: 9 km
Travel time: 13.5 min

Stops/connections

Kirazlı (Connection to Aksaray-Kirazlı, Kirazlı-Olimpiyatköy and Kirazlı-Halkalı metros) – Molla Gürani – Yıldıztepe – İlkyuva – Haznedar – İncirli (connection to Yenikapı-Havalimanı metro and Metrobus) – Zuhuratbaba – Özgürlük Meydanı (connection to Marmaray) – Bakırköy İDO (connection to İDO sea bus)

History
  • 13th Nov 2014: Tender for construction opened.
  • 3rd March 2015: Aga Enerji awarded. Deadline 1200 days.
  • 13th March 2015: Construction works started. Deadline 15th June 2018.
  • 30th March 2015: Tender for consultancy opened.
  • 28th May 2015: Yuksel Proje awarded for consultancy (TL 24 mn).
  • 11th Jun 2016: Construction 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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