F1 (Istanbul Metro)
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.
|Opened||29 June 2006|
|Line length||0.594 km (0.369 mi)|
The funicular was built by the Doppelmayr Garaventa Group 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.