Public transportation will be working 24/7 in Istanbul!
it is announced finally by the mayor of Istanbul (Akram Emamoglu), that the municipality decided to provide public transportation services all day and 24 hours starting from the first of September, and stressed that Istanbul remains awake day and night, therefore, we need to provide transportation for all, all the time.
Akram Emamoglu, the mayor of Istanbul, did not say whether this service would cover all types of transportation.
He said only that the Istanbul municipality is particularly interested in switching on trains and bus lines which are highly popular.
The announcement was made after his success in the Istanbul municipal elections, but that transportation would be free in all official holidays in the country and also stated that there maybe there will be reduction in the fees especially in Istanbul.
In a statement, the municipality said that six metro lines and 24 IETT lines will be available 24 hours a day, noting that a double charge will be imposed on passengers between 00:30 and 05:30.
The following lines will continue throughout the day in Istanbul:
Yenikapi – Ataturk Airport
Yenikapi – Krazley
M2 Yenikapi – Haji Othman
M4 Kadikoy – Tafshan Tepe
M5 Uskudar – ChkmiKoy
M6 Levant University – Bogazci – Aceh
24 IETT lines
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