Chennai Metro: Project Information, Routes, Fares and other Details

Sangeeta Singh Posted on: 2022-01-31 12:29:00 Viewer: 428 Comments: 0 Country: India City: Bengaluru

Chennai Metro: Project Information, Routes, Fares and other Details

General Information

Project Summary

  • Project Name: Chennai Metro Rail Project
  • Owner: Govt. of India and Govt. of Tamilnadu
  • Operator: Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL)
  • Project Type: Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS)
  • Project Cost: INR 85,613 Crores
  • Total Length: 54.1 km
  • Funding Pattern: Govt. of Tamilnadu and Foreign Institution
  • Completion Target: 2021
  • Current Status: Operational since June 29, 2015

Operational Routes

Line 1 (Blue): Washermanpet - Chennai International Airport

  • Total Length: 23.10 km
  • Total Stations: 17 Stations (All operational)
  • Station Names: Washermanpet, Mannadi, High Court, Chennai Central, Government Estate, LIC, Thousand Lights, AG-DMS, Teynampet, Nandanam, Saidapet, Little Mount, Guindy, Alandur, Nanganallur Road, Meenambakkam, Chennai International Airport.

Line 2 (Green): Central - St. Thomas Mount

  • Total Length: 22 km
  • Total Stations: 17 Stations (All Operational)
  • Station Names: Chennai Central, Egmore, Nehru Park, Kilpauk Medical College, Pachaiyappa's College, Shenoy Nagar, Anna Nagar East, Anna Nagar Tower, Thirumangalam, Thirumangalam, CMBT, Arumbakkam, Vadapalani, Ashok Nagar, Ekkattuthangal, Alandur, St. Thomas Mount.



Contact details

Chennai Metro Rail Limited 
Admin Building,CMRL Depot,
Poonamallee High Road,
Koyambedu,Chennai – 600107,
Tamil Nadu,India.

Tel: 44 – 23792000, 1860-425-1515

Email: [email protected]


Route Map


In-depth Information

Chennai Metro Phase 1 | Chennai Metro Phase 2


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