Ongoing Construction Projects Significant Speed Railway Lines in Turkey. Rapid railway construction project studies are continuing intensely.
Antalya-Eskisehir High Speed Line
Antalya-Burdur / Isparta-Afyonkarahisar-Kütahya (Alayunt) -Eskişehir high-speed train project has been developed in order to connect Antalya, which is one of the most important cities in terms of tourism capital and agriculture, to our country. 423 km length of the project consists of Old-city-Afyonkarahisar, Afyonkarahisar-Burdur, Burdur-Antalya sections. Project studies are ongoing in all segments.
Antalya-Kayseri High Speed Line
The project will connect Antalya, Konya and Cappadocia regions, which are the tourism centers of our country, to Kayseri and therefore to the fast rail network; It consists of Kayseri-Aksaray, Aksaray-Konya, Konya-Seydişehir, Seydişehir-Antalya sections and the project studies are continuing in all sections.
The 530 km-long Antalya-Konya-Aksaray-Nevsehir-Kayseri high-speed train project is designed to provide both freight and passenger transportation with 200 km / h speed.
Samsun-Corum-Kirikkale High Speed Line
The railway corridor will be transformed into a high standard with the project that will connect Samsun Province to Central Anatolia and Mediterranean Region and will be the most important north-south axis of our country. Furthermore, with the completion of the Kırıkkale (Delice) - Kırşehir – Aksaray-Niğde (Ulukışla) Railway project, the railway connection between Samsun and Mersin ports is ensured and it is aimed to reach from north to south in a short time.
Delice-Çorum, Çorum-Merzifon and Merzifon-Samsun 3 section of the project work is ongoing.
Kırıkkale (Delice) -Kırşehir-Aksaray-Niğde (Ulukışla) High Speed Line
Kırıkkale (Delice) -Kırşehir-Aksaray-Niğde (Ulukışla) high speed train project which will connect the Central Anatolia Region to the Mediterranean Region and will be the most important north-south axis of our country with a route length of approx. it is planned. This line will carry both freight and passenger transport.
Kırıkkale (Delice) -Kırşehir and Kırşehir-Aksaray sections of the project preparation work continues. Aksaray-Ulukışla section has been completed and the project has been included in the investment program.
Gebze-Sabiha Gökçen Airport - Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge - 3rd Airport - Halkalı High Speed Line
Tender works for the construction of Gebze-Sabiha Gökçen-Yavuz Sultan Selim-3rd Airport (87,4 km) section continue. On the other hand, in the section of Istanbul New Airport - Halkalı (31 km), the project work is about to be completed.
Erzincan-Erzurum-Kars High Speed Line
415 km long new double-line, signaled and electrified 200 km / h speed in Erzincan-Erzurum-Kars project is in progress to prepare the project.
It is planned to be included in the investment program in 2020 following the completion of the final project works.
With the completion of Erzincan-Erzurum-Kars High Speed Line, our east-west corridor extending from Edirne to Kars will be completed. So; Erzincan, Erzurum and Kars will become an important part of the silk railway from London to Beijing.