In 2017, Istanbul investments worth for Transportation 112 billion
The Metro- Mecediakoy - Mahmoutbey Metro Line, currently that is under construction in Istanbul, is considered one of the most important transport and mass transit projects in the city. The trip between these two stations is expected to be 26 minutes in total at the end of the project.
The project will play a very large role in reducing the traffic congestion in the city. Recent feasibility studies show that the project has been completed by 86 percent and will run 17.5 km2.
The project will consist of 15 stations, two bridges will be built to pass the metro line. It will serve 8 districts in the city. It will operate 300 trailers. All trains on this line will be fully automated and will not be driven by drivers.
This new line will be connected with many of the existing metro lines in the city, which will be connected with the dividing line - Kabataş, the tramway between Eminounu and Kabataş, the metro line Yenikapi and Haji Osman, and the line of Bağcılar and Otogar.
The project is expected to be completed, opened and entered into service in the last quarter of 2018.
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