Bangalore Metro: Project Information, Routes, Fares and Other Details

Project Summary

  • Name of Project: Bangalore Metro Rail Project (Namma Metro)
  • Authority: Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation (BMRC)
  • Type of Project: MRTS
  • Project Cost: Rs 58,193 crores
  • Total Network: 182.864 km
  • No. of Phases/Lines: 3(4 Line)
  • Start Date of Operation: Oct.20 2011
  • Completion Target: 2023 (Phase-II)

History

Bangalore Metro Rail Network (Phase I)

Line1 (Purple): Baiyyappanahalli – Mysuru Road – Challaghatta

  • Total Length: 25.72 km
  • No. of Stations: 24 Stations
  • Project cost: 11,609 Crores
  • Station Names:  [Whitefield, Channasandra, Kadugodi, Pattandur Agrahara, Sadarmangla, Nallurhalli, Kundalahalli, Sitharama Palya, Hoodi Junction, Gurudacharpalya, Saraswati Nagar, KR Puram] Baiyyappanahalli, Swami Vivekananda Road, Indiranagar, Halasuru, Trinity, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Cubbon Park, Vidhana Soudha, Sir M. Visveshwaraya, Majestic, City Railway Station, Magadi Road, Hosahalli, Vijayanagar, Attiguppe, Deepanjali Nagar, Mysuru Road, Nayandahalli, Rajarajeshwarinagar, Jnanabharathi, Pattengere, Kengeri Bus Terminal, Kengeri [and Challaghatta].
  • Depot:  Baiyyappanahalli

Line 2 (Green): Nagasandra – Yelachenahalli

  • Total Length: 24.20 km
  • No. of Stations: 24 (All operational)
  • Station Names: Nagasandra, Dasarahalli, Jalahalli, Peenya Industry, Peenya, Goraguntepalya, Yeshwanthpur, Sandal Soap Factory, Mahalakshmi, Rajajinagar, Kuvempu Road, Srirampura, Sampige Road, Majestic, Chickpet, Krishna Rajendra Market, National College, Lalbagh, Southend Circle, Jayanagar, Rashtriya Vidyalaya Road, Banashankari, Jayaprakash Nagar, Yelachenahalli, Konanakunte Cross, Doddakallasandra, Vajrahalli, Thalaghattapura and Silk Institute.
  • Depot:  Peenya

Bangalore Metro (Phase II)

Line 1 (Purple) Extension: Baiyappanahalli – Whitefield

  • Total Length: 15.257 km
  • No. of Stations: 13 Stations
  • Project cost: 36,000 Crores
  • Station Names: Benniganahalli, KR Puram, Saraswati Nagar, Gurudacharpalya, Hoodi Junction, Sitharama Palya, Kundalahalli, Nallurhalli, Sadarmangla, Pattandur Agrahara, Kadugodi, Channasandra and Whitefield.

Line 1 (Purple) Extension: Mysore Road – Challegatta near Kengeri

  • Total Length: 8.814 km (Operational- 7.53 km)
  • No. of Stations: 7 Stations
  • Station Names: Nayandahalli, Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Jnana Bharati, Pattanagere, Mailasandra, Kengeri [and Challeghatta].

Line 2 (Green) Extension: Yelachenahalli – Anjanapura Township

  • Total Length: 6.29 km
  • No. of Stations: 5 (All Operational)
  • Station Names: Konanakunte Cross, Doddakallasandra, Vajrahalli, Thalaghattapura and Silk Institute.

Line 2 (Green) Extension: Hesarghatta Cross – BIEC 

  • Total Length: 3.77 km
  • No. of Stations: 3 (All elevated)
  • Station Names: Manjunathanagar, Jindal and BIEC

Line 3 (Yellow): R V Road – Bommasandra via Electronic City

  • Total Length: 19.143 km,
  • No. of Stations: 16 Stations
  • Station Names: Rashtreeya Vidyalaya Road (RV Road), Ragigudda, Jayadeva Hospital, BTM Layout, Central Silkboard, Bommanahalli, Hongasandra, Muneshwara Nagar, Chikkabegur, Basapura Road, Hosa Road, Electronic City, Infosys Foundation Konappana Agrahara, Huskur Road, Hebbagodi and Bommasandra.
  • Depot: Hebbagodi

Line 4 (Pink): Kalena Agrahara–Nagawara

  • Total Length: 22.87 km
  • No. of Stations: 24 Stations
  • Station Names: Kalena Agrahara, Hulimavu, IIM-Bangalore, JP Nagar Phase 4, Jayadeva Hospital, Swagath Road Cross, Dairy Circle, Lakkasandra, Langford Town, Rashtriya Military School, MG Road, Shivajinagar, Cantonment, Pottery Town, Tannery Road, Venkateshpura, Kadugundanahalli and Nagawara.

Blue Line: Silk Board – KR Puram

  • Total Length: 17 km
  • No. of Station: 13 Stations
  • Station Names: Central Silk Board, Venkatapura, Agara Lake, Ibblur, Bellandur, Devarabeesanahalli, Kadubeesanahalli, Marathahalli, ISRO, Doddanekkundi, DRDO-Sports Complex, Saraswathi Nagar, KR Puram

Project Cost & Funding

  • Project Cost: Rs 12,900.00
  • Funding Agency: European Investment Bank (EIB) – Euro 480 Million
  • Equity Share: Govt of India and Govt of Uttar Pradesh

Bangalore Metro Rail Network (Phase III)

Bangalore Metro Airport Link (Krishnarajapuram – Kempegowda International Airport)

  • Total Length: 39.8 km
  • Total Stations: 17
  • Project Cost: Rs 10,584 Crore
  • Station Names: KR Puram, Kasturi Nagar, Horamavu, HRBR Layout, Kalyan Nagar HBR Layout, Nagawara, Veeranna Palya, Kempapura, Hebbal, Kodigehalli, Jakkur Cross, Yelahanka, Bagalur Cross, Bettahalasuru, Doddaljala, Airport City, KIA Terminals.

System Specifications

  • Rolling Stock: Design Speed 80 kmph (Average Speed: 36kmph), 6-Coach Trains, Passenger Capacity-356
  • Track Gauge:  Standard Guage (1435 mm)
  • Electrification: 750V DC Third Rail System
  • Signalling: Communications-based Train Control (CBTC)

Operator

  • Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation (BMRC) Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited, III Floor, BMTC Complex, K.H.Road, Shanthinagar, Bangalore 560027
  • Website: https://english.bmrc.co.in/
  • Passenger Helpline No: 80-22969300, 22969301

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