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Konya Karaman high speed train line

The scope, rotue, stops and history of Bursa-Osmaneli high speed train line which is under construction:

Below post was prepared in 2018. Please check our new article about up-to-date and detailed information about Konya Karaman high speed line.

Project overview

  • Owner: Turkish State Railways
  • Phases:
    1. Construction of double-lane railway for a speed of 200 km/h
    2. Signalization and electrification
  • Contractor:
    • Infrastructure/tracks: Kolin-Gülermak
    • Signalization: Yapı Merkezi–Elsitel
    • Electrification: Yapı Merkezi
  • Contract date: Infrastructure/tracks: 1/2014
  • Contract duration: Infrastructure/tracks: 16 months
  • Contract deadline: Infrastructure/tracks: 5/2015
  • Contract value:
    • Infrastructure/tracks: TL 235 mn
    • Signalization: € 68 mn
    • Electrification: TL 56.5 mn
  • Commission date: Infrastructure/tracks: 1/2017


Konya-Karaman hızlı tren hattı
Konya-Karaman high speed train line route


Konya (connection to Istanbul-Konya and Ankara-Konya HSTs) – Karaman


Project details

The current single-lane conventional line will be upgraded to high speed (200 km/h), signalized and electrified double-lane line. All level crossing will be eliminated.

  • Line length: 102 km
  • Travel time: Konya-Karaman: 40 Ankara-Karaman: 130 min

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