Important Announcement | Istanbul Transportation Card

The municipality of Istanbul has announced that they are merging the “HES Code” with the “istanbulkart” in order to know if the passenger/user of the public transportation has COVID-19 or was in close contact with someone with COVID-19.

It also announced that the last day to merge the “HES Code” with “istanbulkart” is on January 15, 2021.

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*It will be announced soon by the municipality how to connect the HES code with the Public Istanbul Transportation Cards (for foreigners without Residence Permit Number)