The Step that will Ease Istanbul Traffic!

The Step that will Ease Istanbul Traffic!

Construction of 16 new tunnels is going to start to ease the Istanbul traffic.

Construction of 16 new tunnel road is beginning within the scope of “Focus City Istanbul” projects of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. A tunnel road construction is ongoing and the project studies of 11 tunnel road is ongoing.

Daily Average of 150.000 drivers are currently using the Kağıthane-Piyalepaşa, Bomonti-DolmabahçeÇayırbaşı-Sarıyer tunnels that were taken into service in recent years. They decrease the journey time from 45 minutes to 5 minutes. Tunnels will provide major decreases on emission values. Kasımpaşa-Sütlüce tunnel that is completed will be taken into service in the forthcoming days.

TUNNELS WITH ONGOING CONSTRUCTION

Dolmabahçe – Levazım…………….. 7,45 km

TUNNELS WITH CONSTRUCTION TO START

Levazım – Armutlu…………………. 7,11 km

Armutlu – Cendere Yolu…………… 4,82 km

Cendere Yolu – Ayazağa…………….1,78 km

Ayazağa – Çayırbaşı………………… 4,51 km

Sarıyer – Kilyos……………………… 14,05 km

Kağıthane – Bayrampaşa………….. 11,70 km

Bayrampaşa – Bağcılar………………. 8,93 km

Bağcılar – Basın Ekspres(Olympiad road) 4,78 km

Basın Ekspres(Olympiad road)K.Çekmece 5,57 km

Küçükçekmece – Avcılar……………… 6,24 km

Avcılar – Haramidere………………….. 6,10 km

Haramidere – Büyükçekmece………… 8,40 km

Silahtarağa Cd.-Gop Cd……………….. 0,09 km

Eyüp………………………………………. 0,44 km

Unkapanı Kasımpaşa Underwater Tunnel…… 0,85 km

Halkalı-Temapark………………………. 5,35 km

Total…………………………………… 90,72 km

TUNNELS WITH ONGOING PROJECT STUDIES

Harem-Beylerbeyi………… 8,64 km

Beylerbeyi-Çengelköy…… 5,10 km

Çengelköy-Küçüksu………. 4,90 km

Yenisahra – Bostancı………..5,00 km

Kavacık-Çubuklu…………… 3,40 km

Davutpaşa-Samatya………. 6,73 km

Unkapanı-Samatya………… 5,20 km

Merter-Kazlıçeşme…………. 4,20 km

Levazım-Zincirlidere……….. 2,94 km

Ortaköy-Kuruçeşme………… 1,70 km

Kadıköy-Kuşdili……………… 1,84 km

TOTAL…………… ………… 49,65 km