Ankara (Polatli) - Izmir High Speed Railway (Construction)

Ankara (Polatli) - Izmir high speed railway

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Under Construction

Total Reported Cost

4.5 billion TRY

Initiatives

Start Date

2007

Start of Construction

Sept. 21 2013

Planned Completion Date

2019

Funders

Source(s) Amount
None

Description

Ankara (Polatli) - Izmir high speed railway connects Polatli in Ankara Province to Izmir, the 3rd most populous city in Turkey. Polatli is on the Ankara-Istanbul high speed rail line, and this new construction will create a new Ankara-Izmir rail line. It will also connect Afyon, Usak and Manisa.