An assessment of transportation alternatives for Istanbul metropolitan city for the year 2010

Ergun M., Iyinam S., Iyinam A.

9th International Conference of the Cooperation-for-the-Continuing-Development-of-Urban-and-Suburban-Transportation, Mexico City, Mexico, 11 - 14 April 2000, pp.41-46 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
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  • City: Mexico City
  • Country: Mexico
  • Page Numbers: pp.41-46
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


Istanbul is may be the only city located on two continents and, the biggest city of Turkey has a population of nearly ten million at the end of 1998, which is 15% of Turkey's population. The main aim of this study is to asset the transportation alternatives made by Istanbul Metropolitan City Transport Master Plan. At the conclusion part, some suggestions are given to solve the city transport problems.