Rail transportaiton systems develop fast in metropols of Turkey.
This year, TL 10 bn is allocated for Istanbul’s metro and suburban train projects.
Goztepe-Atasehir-Umraniye metro project connecting Marmaray and two other metro lines and go through the new finance center under construction has got a budget more than TL 1 billion this year.
The engineering works have restarted at Marmaray after three years.
The scope, route, stops, connections and history of first metro of Asian side of Istanbul connecting Kadikoy to Kaynarca/Tavsantepe via Kartal.
The Marmaray project which citizens of Istanbul are waiting curiously and anxiously could not speed up yet.
Skoda Transportation has received an order of 14 trams for Eskisehir.
Eskisehir has strong high speed train connections and train station can be accessed by tram from all important attraction points of city.
Tenders will open for eight new metro lines of Istanbul in September.
Annual ridership in suburban trains in Turkey reached to 160 mn in 2015.