Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbaş said that there will be metro lines, which will be constructed half an hour away from each neighborhood in 2019!

30 minutes away metro lines from each neighborhood!

Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Kadir Topbaş said that there will be metro lines, which will be constructed half an hour away from each neighborhood in 2019!


Metro lines will be 430 km in total. Topbaş said, “We’re the only municipality in the world which makes this much subways. We have more 110 kilometers underground work. Currently our construction of 109 miles of rail continues. We will reach 430 kilometers in 2019.” Topbaş also highlighted that Bahcesehir metro line will be extended to Mahmutbey as well and said that it is expected to be comlete at the beginning of 2019. New metro line will serve to 70 million citizens. Journey will be reduced to 26 minutes between Mahmutbey-Mecidiyeköy when metro line will be in service. 

Studies are continuing simultaneously at 5 stations and 19 construction sites. 15-station line is scheduled for completion in 2017.

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