F1 (Istanbul Metro)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
F1 Taksim–Kabataş
Istanbul F1 Line Symbol.png
Kabatas Funicular qilin.jpg
Overview
TypeFunicular
LocaleIstanbul, Turkey
Stations2
Daily ridership35,000
WebsiteF1
Operation
Opened29 June 2006 (2006-06-29)
Operator(s)Metro Istanbul
Technical
Line length0.594 km (0.369 mi)
Route diagram

Dist.
0.0 km
0 mi
Kabataş Line T1
0.6 km
0.4 mi
Taksim Line M2 Line T2

The F1, officially referred to as the F1 Taksim–Kabataş funicular line (Turkish: F1 Taksim–Kabataş füniküler hattı) is a two-station funicular line in Istanbul, Turkey. It connects the hubs at Taksim Square and Kabataş, Istanbul.[1]

Overview[edit]

The funicular was built by the Doppelmayr Garaventa Group[2] and opened on June 29, 2006, the funicular is operated by Metro İstanbul company, a subsidiary of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. The ride on the 594 m (1,949 ft) line takes 2.5 minutes. The daily ridership is 30,000 passengers between the operating hours from 6:15 to 0:00. Daily number of trips is 195, with a headway of 3 minutes during peak hours.[1]

Stations[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "F1 Taksim - Kabatas Funiculer Line". Metro İstanbul. Archived from the original on 2017-12-07. Retrieved 2017-12-06.
  2. ^ "375-FUL Taksim - Kabatas". Doppelmayr Seilbahnen GmbH. Retrieved 2017-12-07.

External links[edit]

Media related to Kabataş–Taksim funicular at Wikimedia Commons