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Bostanci-Dudullu metro (M8)

The scope, route, stops, connections and history of Bostanci-Dudullu metro under construction:

The post below is published in 2019. Above links to an up-to-date post on same topic.

Project overview

  • Owner: Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality
  • Contractor:
    • Kalyon-Kolin-Senbay (construction + electromechanic)
    • Hyundai Rotem (metro cars)
  • Contract date: 4/2016
  • Contract duration: 1140 days
  • Contract deadline: 4/2019
  • Contract value: € 559 mn


Bostancı-Dudullu metrosu (M8)
Bostanci-Dudullu metro (M8) route


Bostanci (Marmaray, HST, passenger trains, sea bus) – Emin Ali Pasa – Aysekadin – Kozyatagi (Kadıkoy-Tavsantepe metro) – Kucukkbakkalkoy – Icerenkoy – Kayisdagi – Turk-is Bloklari – IMES – Modoko – Dudullu (Uskudar-Cekmekoy metro) – Yukari Dudullu – Depo

Project details

This line will connect two important metro lines of Asian side of Istanbul, Kadikoy-Tavsantepe and Uskudar-Cekmekoy to Marmaray, YHT and other passenger trains.

This will be the second driverless metro of Asian side.

Two underground car parks with a total capacity of 2870 cars is under construction.

  • Line length: 14 km
  • Travel time: 20 min


  • Line capacity will be 43200 pphpd.
  • Departures every 90 seconds in peak time.

Rolling Stock

Driverless 10 sets – 40 cars (Hyundai Rotem)

Cover photo: İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi ©


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