Istanbul Marmaray

Istanbul Travel Guides / October 19, 2016
Istanbul Marmaray Image credit: shankar s./Flickr

Marmaray, which was opened just three years ago, is Istanbul’s rail transportation that connects the European and Asian sides of the city through a rail tunnel under the Bosphorus strait.

Service hours: 06:00 – 00:00 daily

Service schedule: Intervals are 4 minutes during rush hours (morning 08:00 – 09:30, afternoon 17:00 – 20:00) and 8-10 minutes during off-rush hours.

Fares: Price is fixed at 4 TL ($1.3) if you pay in cash; and at 2.3 TL ($0.77) if you pay via Istanbulkart.

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