Ucyol – Buca Light Rail System Is Approved

Tendered by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Ucyol – Dokuz Eylul University - Buca Cooperation light railway system is approved by Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications to commence its construction.

9.5 km long and includes 8 stations, Buca – Ucyol line will become the first driverless railway system of Izmir. Prota Engineering delivered engineering and architecture design services along with preparation of cost estimates, bills of quantities and tender documents of the metro project.

In 2023, it is estimated that the line will carry 291.000 passengers daily.