2023 High Speed Train Comes to the City Until 29 Year: With the opening of Ankara-Konya “High Speed Train” Line, eyes have been turned to other high speed train projects. Until 2023, 29 city will be connected by high speed train. In addition to the Ankara-Istanbul, Ankara-Konya and Ankara-Sivas lines, the construction of the 5 thousand 731 kilometer high-speed train line will be started. In the 2023 total length of high-speed train line in Turkey will reach 10 thousand kilometers. It lasted about 1.5 days in Edirne-Kars rate will be reduced to xnumx't the 4 and 1 hours Turkey's journey can be made from one end to another.
The construction of the Ankara-Istanbul Fast Train Project, which is still in progress, will be completed in 2013, while the Ankara-Sivas line will be completed in 2015. In addition to the high-speed train lines, TCDD aims to increase the average speed of the train to 5 by making 160 a thousand kilometers long conventional line.
COST 45 BILLION DOLLAR
The total cost of the high-speed train lines that the Ministry of Transportation plans to make until 2023 reaches $ 45 billion. Approximately $ 30 billion dollars of this will take place with Chinese credit. The remaining part will be covered by the European Investment Bank and the Islamic Development Bank.
New conventional lines
HAT .................. Length (km)
Tecer-Kangal Railway Project 48
Kars-Tbilisi (BTK) Railway Project 76
Kemalpaşa- Turgutlu Railway Project 27
Adapazarı-Karasu-Ereğli-Bartın Railway Project 285
Konya-Karaman-Ulukisla-Yenice Railway Project 348
Kayseri-Ulukışla Railway Project 172
Kayseri-Çetinkaya Railway Project 275
Aydın-Yatağan-Güllük Railway Project 161
İncirlik-İskenderun Railway Project 126
Mürşitpınar-Ş.Urfa Railway Project 65
Ş.Urfa-Diyarbakır Railway Project 200
Narlı-Malatya Railway Project 182
Toprakkale-Habur Railway Project 612
Kars-Iğdır-Aralık-Dilucu Railway Project 223
Van Lake Transition Project 140
Kurtalan-Cizre Railway Project 110