Ayrılık Çeşmesi railway station
Ayrılık Çeşmesi railway station (Turkish: Ayrılık Çeşmesi istasyonu) is a railway station along the newly built trans-Bosphorus Marmaray tunnel. The station is located right outside the Asian portal of the tunnel and is the current eastern terminus of the line. The TCDD Taşımacılık operates commuter trains from Ayrılık Çeşmesi to Kazlıçeşme within 6- to 10-minute intervals. Connection to the M4 station of the Istanbul Metro is available.
|TCDD Taşımacılık commuter rail station|
Ayrılık Çeşmesi station with the portal to the Marmaray tunnel in the back.
|Location||Dr. Eyüp Aksoy Cd., Rasimpaşa Mah., 34718|
|Owned by||Turkish State Railways|
|Operated by||TCDD Taşımacılık|
|Platforms||1 island platform|
at Ayrılık Çeşmesi
|Opened||29 October 2013|
|Electrified||25 kV AC|
|Passengers (2017)||45,155 Average daily ridership|
Ayrılık Çeşmesi saw over 1.5 million boardings in October 2017, making it the second busiest station on the Marmaray line and constituting for 26% of all passenger boardings.
The railway station features following equipment:
- 2 entrance and exit gates,
- 4 escalators,
- 1 elevator,
- 1 ticket office,
- 2 ticket vending machines,
- 1 credit loading machine for electronic tickets,
- 14 turnstiles including 2 for physically handicapped people and
- 10 passenger information screens.