Extended Turkey Guide

Villages of Istanbul

Waterfalls in Istanbul

Antalya Turkey Hotels

Tramvay and Subway Systems in Istanbul

ISTANBUL August 13, 2016
1,191 views
marmaray istanbul turkey

marmaray istanbul turkey

Tramvay and subway lines contribute to especially the transport in the Historical Peninsula and Taksim area. The Kabataş-Bağcilar, Aksaray-Airport tramway lines, and TaksimKabataş subway line which is integrated with Kabataş and Taksim- Haciosman subway line are fast. The trains that depart every five minutes offer service from 6 a.m to 12 p.m. Tünel- Karaköy subway line offers service from 6 a.m to 9 p.m. There are escalators and moving bands, and art gallery in Taksim, and telephone and lifts designed for disabled people at Yenikapi- Haciosman subway that started operating in September 2000. It is directly connected with Cevahir shopping center in Şişli and Metrocity and Kanyon shopping center in Levent.

Travelling by Taksim Square- Tunnel and Karakoy Moda nostalgic tramways offer nostalgic service with their short distance lines. Maçka- Taşkışla and Eyüp Pierre Loti electric cars offer enjoyble trips with their unique views.

Istanbul Kart and tokens are used on tramway and subway lines. There are token sales kiosks at subway stations and busy tramway stops.

Marmaray

Marmaray rail line, opened in 2014, connects Europe and Asia continents with each other. Total lenght of the line between Kazlıçeşme and Ayrılık Çeşmesi is 13.6 km. The part of Marmaray going underneath the Bosphorus is 1.4 km. One can pass trough this part in short time as 4 minutes.

There are 5 passengers stations as Kazlıçeşme, Yenikapı, Sirkeci, Üsküdar and Ayrılık Çeşmesi, and the duration of the journey is 16 minutes. Marmaray line and Yenikapi- Haciosman metro lines are connected in Yenikapı. Thus, someone coming from Asia can pass on to Yenikapı- Haciosman line and continue the journey.

Kadikoy -Kartal Metro Line

This line serving between Kadikoy and Kartal was opened for service in 2012. The total lenght is 21.7 km and there are 16 passenger stations. Ayrilik Çeşmesi station is integrated witgh Marmaray. The journey is completed within 32 minutes.

Comments

No comment

This blog is kept spam free by WP-SpamFree.

Related Posts
Istanbul Turkey Guide

Istanbul Turkey Guide

July 9, 2017
782 views
Istanbul Guide (Part 1)

Istanbul Guide (Part 1)

May 31, 2017
790 views
Istanbul

Istanbul

May 21, 2017
1,059 views
Istanbul VS Paris: Which is Better?

Istanbul VS Paris: Which is Better?

April 10, 2017
1,860 views
Legoland İstanbul

Legoland İstanbul

December 9, 2016
1,172 views
Bebek District

Bebek District

September 20, 2016
1,236 views
Istanbul Third (New) Airport

Istanbul Third (New) Airport

August 26, 2016
2,546 views
The Great List Shopping Malls of Istanbul

The Great List Shopping Malls of Istanbul

August 11, 2016
954 views
Other Posts!
Top 10 great dishes from Turkish Cuisine

Top 10 great dishes from Turkish Cuisine

October 14, 2016
840 views
Zeugma Ancient City with its Map

Zeugma Ancient City with its Map

September 16, 2016
3,665 views
Legoland İstanbul

Legoland İstanbul

December 9, 2016
1,172 views
Feshane Istanbul

Feshane Istanbul

September 22, 2016
1,140 views
You won’t Believe This Places are Real

You won’t Believe This Places are Real

September 9, 2016
680 views
Hagia Sophia Museum of Trabzon

Hagia Sophia Museum of Trabzon

September 14, 2016
2,392 views
Istanbul

Istanbul

May 21, 2017
1,059 views
Best Original Istanbul Songs

Best Original Istanbul Songs

June 17, 2016
1,327 views
History of Rumeli and Anadolu Fortress

History of Rumeli and Anadolu Fortress

June 30, 2016
1,390 views
Top 10 Unique Istabul Historical Photos

Top 10 Unique Istabul Historical Photos

October 21, 2016
938 views