35% increase in public transport in Izmir! Here are the new rates after the increase

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With the decision of the Transport Coordination Center of the Metropolitan Municipality of Izmir, the boarding fares for public transport vehicles in the city have been reorganized. There has been no increase in the student rate. Full tuition, teaching and boarding fees at age 60 have been increased by 35 percent on average. Stressing that public transport prices have been the same for 16 months, President Tunç Soyer said: “Unfortunately, the economic conditions in the country are clear. It was necessary to make this arrangement in order to continue serving. The new rates will take effect on January 1.

The boarding tariffs for ESHOT, Ä°ZULAÅž, Ä°ZDENÄ°Z, Metro-Tramway and Ä°ZBAN and Ä°ZTAÅžIT vehicles controlled by ESHOT and operated in partnership with TCDD Metropolitan Municipality affiliated with Izmir Metropolitan Municipality have been reorganized. As per the decision of the Transport Coordination Center (UKOME), the full boarding fee of 3.46 TL has been increased to 4.70 TL. The first transfer fee in 120 minutes was set at 90 kurus, and the second transfer fee was set at 66 kurus. Within 120 minutes of the first boarding, the third and subsequent transfers will not be charged.

No increase in boarding schools

Tuition fees for 3 TL and boarding fees for 60 year olds have been adjusted to 4.06 TL. There has been no increase in the student boarding fee, which was 1.64 TL in the previous tariff. Student, Teacher and 60-year-old cards are always exempt from transfer fees within 120 minutes of the first boarding. Likewise, the Public Vehicle application, which offers a boarding service at a reduced price of 5.00% between 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 50 p.m., continues.

Only 60% fuel increase

The mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Tunç Soyer, stressed that he was not in favor of an increase in any service, but that current economic conditions make new regulations mandatory. Pointing out that public transport fares have been applied in the same way over the past 16 months, President Soyer said: “Unfortunately, there has been an increase of over 60% in fuel and energy costs in this process. Increases in PPI, CPI and inflation figures; This has dramatically increased the costs of all items, from consumables of all kinds to spare parts, from service and maintenance expenses to progress payments for staff.

Metropolitan support will continue

In the last regulation of September 1, 2020 and the transition to the 120-minute transfer system, 10 cents full boarding fee; Recalling that there is a discount of 16 cents for boarding students, President Soyer said: “In the current context, we have had to reorganize the boarding fees so that the public transport service continues to operate smoothly. healthy. However, we thought of our compatriots; We didn’t choose the numbers that should be. Based on PPI and CPI averages, all boardings must be at least 5.08 TL. We did not do that. This year alone, we have closed the loss accounts of our public transport institutions and organizations with nearly one billion lire from our budget. As a metropolitan municipality, we will continue to subsidize public transport.

The other tariff rates that will be effective from Saturday January 1, 2022 are as follows:

B Price list

The first boarding charge for lines serving surrounding neighborhoods and not included in the 120 minute transfer system was 4.84 TL. While the student boarding fee, which was 1.64 TL in the previous tariff, remains the same; 60-year-old teacher and boarding school were determined to be 4.08 TL. On these lines, the public transport service at 05.00 percent discount, which is applied between 07.00-19.00 and 20.00-50, is also valid.

C Price schedule

In this fare, commonly known as “Pay As You Go”, the full boarding charge for the first 10 kilometers is 4.42 TL; 60 year old teacher and boarding school was 3.56 TL. After 10 km, 12 cents per km for full board; 60 cents will be charged for the teacher and the 8-year boarding school. The student boarding fee, which was 1.44 TL in the previous tariff, has remained the same. Again, after the first 10 kilometers, the 6 cent fee taken from student cards will be applied in the same way. In this tariff, which is not included in the 120-minute transfer system, the public vehicle service at a reduced price is valid.

D Price list

The full boarding fee for lines 760, 761, 795, 798, 835, 837 and 883 with longer journeys is 10.36 TL; 60 year old teacher and boarding school was 6.94 TL. The student boarding fee, which was 3.20 TL in the previous tariff, has remained the same. In this tariff, which is not included in the 120-minute transfer system, the public vehicle service at a reduced price is valid.

E Price schedule

The full boarding fee is 4.70 TL in this fare, which is valid for buses that ring on college campuses; 60 year old teacher and boarding school was 4.06 TL. Student boarding, which was 45 cents in the previous tariff, has remained the same. On these lines, which are included in the 120-minute transfer system, those who board fully will pay 90 kuruÅŸ for the first transfer and 66 kuruÅŸ for the second transfer. The third and subsequent transfers within 120 minutes will be completed free of charge. The 50% reduction Public Vehicle application is also valid for this rate.

F Price schedule

The full boarding charge for lines known as Owl Lines and operating from midnight to morning is 10.36 TL; the teacher and the age of 60 in pension was 8.16 TL. Student boarding, which was 3.28 TL in the previous tariff, remained the same. In this rate, the 120-minute transfer system and the Public Vehicle application are not valid.

G Price list

The full boarding fee for lines 200, 202, 204 and 206 between the airport and MaviÅŸehir, Alsancak Cumhuriyet square, Bornova metro and Åžirinyer transfer center is 10.36; teacher and 60 rides were 8.16 TL. The student boarding fee, which was 7.12 TL in the previous tariff, has remained the same. In this rate, the 120-minute transfer system and the Public Vehicle application are not valid.


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