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

Sangeeta Singh Posted on: 2022-01-31 12:29:00 Viewer: 1,265 Comments: 0 Country: India City: Tirunelveli

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

The Tiruchirappalli Metro Rail Project, a proposed Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS) under the ownership of the Government of Tamil Nadu, is set to transform transportation in the region. With a total network length of 26.95 km, this ambitious project is planned to have two lines: Line 1, spanning 12.3 km from Pettai to Sankanapuram, and Line 2, covering 14.65 km from Sankarnagar to Vasanthanagar. The project aims to enhance connectivity and ease of travel for residents.

Project Summary

  • Project Name: Tirunelveli Metro Rail Project
  • Type of System: Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS)
  • Owner: Govt. of Tamil Nadu
  • Project Cost: NA
  • Completion Target: 2025
  • Status: Proposed 

Operational Routes




Route Map


Project Information

Line 1:  Pettai - Sankanapuram

  • Total length of corridor: 12.3 km
  • Total stations: 13
  • Station names: NA

Line 2: Sankarnagar - Vasanthanagar

  • Total length of corridor: 14.65 km
  • Total stations: 15
  • Station names: NA

Project Cost & Funding:


Technical Information

  • Design Speed: NA
  • Average Speed: NA
  • Track Gauge: Standard Gauge – 1435 mm
  • Electrification:NA
  • Signalling System: CBTC  
  • Rolling stock: NA

Major Contractors (Phase I)


Progress So Far



Also Read

Leave Your Comment!

Recent Comments!

No comments found...!