Ridership in metro, tram and cable car in Istanbul increases by 17% in 2015, compared with previous year.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality announced raise in public transport fares.
You just arrived Istanbul. And you would like to see city using public transport, avoiding taxis and traffic jam if possible.
Some rail projects of Istanbul could not find any fund this year.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality decided to take slow steps in 7 metro projects.
Construction works in Kartal-Kaynarca metro is almost completed and the metro is very close to opening.
The biggest share from Istanbul’s 2016 rail investments budget is for Kabatas-Mecidiyekoy-Mahmutbey metro.
One of the two metro projects that got the biggest share from the 2016 budget of Istanbul is Uskudar-Umraniye-Sancaktepe metro.
Budget for rail systems in Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality’s budget gets 25% share of total budget.
Some of the expected and frequently asked railway projects will not be able to completed in 2016. Here are them: