2.7 billion of the 4.3 billion TRY budget planned to be used in city rail systems was reserved for transportation to Istanbul Airport.
According to the Investment Program this year, 4 billion 340 million 328 thousand TRY budget were allocated for use in urban transportation projects. The biggest share in the 2019 transportation investment budget is reserved for Istanbul Airport.
64% of the budget for transportation to Istanbul Airport
For the Istanbul Airport rail system connections, which stand out as the most important of the city transportation projects, 2 billion 776 million 763 thousand TRY were allocated this year, corresponding to 64% of the total budget.
Work is underway to start urban rail systems, such as Gayrettepe – Istanbul Airport, Halkali – Istanbul Airport, Sabiha Gokcen – Kaynarca, Gebze – Halkali.