Construction Tender Launched For Izmir’s Ucyol - Buca Metro Project

Izmir Metropolitan Municipality has initiated a tender for the construction of the metro system from Uçyol to Buca districts, as part of the third phase of metro project development.

Uzyol - Buca metro line project will be 13.5 km long with 11 underground stations, a depot area and a workshop building. In 2023, it is estimated that the line will carry 291.000 passengers daily.

The contract will be financed through a loan from the European Bank for construction and development. In December 2019, the bank and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality signed a contract for 80 million EURO to finance this massive project.