The Opening Date of Kagithane-Istanbul Airport Metro Line Has Been Announced
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu announced that the Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Metro Line, which Istanbul residents have been waiting for a long time, will be put into service on Sunday, January 22. President Erdoğan will also attend the opening ceremony of the metro line. The journey will take 24 minutes.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu made examinations on the Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Metro Line. Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu then announced the date when the Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Metro Line will be put into service.
OPENING ON JANUARY 22
Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “We are opening our Kağıthane – Istanbul Airport metro line 9 days later, on Sunday, January 22, 2023, in honor of our President. We offer it to the people of Istanbul and the world.” … We are proud of that.”
“WE ARE WORKING FOR ISTANBUL ON 6 LINES OF APPROXIMATELY 96 KM”
Stating that they are working on a total of 6 lines, Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “We are implementing the world’s most technological and modern urban rail system projects one by one. We are working on 6 lines of approximately 96 km for Istanbul.
These lines are; Gayrettepe-Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Metro line as well as Bakırköy.(IDO)-Bahçelievler-Güngören- Bağcılar Kirazlı Metro line, Halkalı-Başakşehir-Arnavutköy-Istanbul Airport Metro line, Başakşehir-Pine and Sakura City Hospital- Kayaşehir Metro Line, Kazlıçeşme – Sirkeci Rail System and Pedestrian Focused New Generation Transportation Project We will increase the rail system network of Istanbul, which is 284.3 kilometers to 380.2 kilometers, by completing the Altunizade – Ferah Mahallesi- Çamlıca Mosque – Bosnia Boulevard Metro Line projects. I said.