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

Project Summary

  • Name of Project:  Kolkata Metro Rail Project
  • Authority:  Indian Railways/Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation
  • Type of Project: MRTS
  • Project Cost: Rs 47523.8 crores
  • Total Network: 128.826 km
  • No. of Phases/Lines: (6Line)
  • Start Date of Operation: 24 October 1984

Kolkata Metro Rail Network 

Operational: 39.24 km | Under Construction: 55.72

Line 1 (North-South Corridor): Noapara – Kavi Subhas Nagar

  • Total Length: 31.32 km(Operational)
  • No. of Stations: 26 (At grade-2, Elevated-9, Underground 15)
  • Station Names: Kavi Subhash, Shahid Khudiram, Kavi Nazrul, Gitanjali, Masterda Surya Sen, Netaji, Mahanayak Uttam Kumar, Rabindra Sarobar, Kalighat, Jatin Das Park, Netaji Bhavan, Rabindra Sadan, Maidan, Park Street, Esplanade, Chandni Chowk, Central, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Girish Park, Shobhabazar Sutanuti, Shyambazar, Belgachhia, Dum Dum, Noapara, Baranagar and Dakshineswar.

Line 2 (East-West Corridor): JBS – Falaknuma (via MG Bus Station)

  • Total Length: 16.72 km (Operational-7.5 km, Under construction-9.1 km)
  • No. of Stations: 12 Stations (Elevated-6, Underground-6)
  • Station Names: Sector V, Karunamoyee, Central Park, City Centre, Bengal Chemical, and Salt Lake Stadium and Phoolbagan.
  • Depote: Salt Lake

Under Construction Lines

Line 2 (East-West Corridor): JBS – Falaknuma (via MG Bus Station)

  • Total Length: 9.1 km (Underground)
  • No. of Stations: 5 Stations
  • Station Names: Sealdah, Esplanade, Mahakaran, Howrah and Howrah Maidan

Line 3: Joka – Esplanade

  • Total Length: 16.72 km
  • No. of Stations: 14 (Elevated 9, Underground-5)
  • Station Names: Diamond Park, IIM, Joka, Thakurpukur, Sakherbazar, Behala Chowrasta, Behala Bazar, Taratala, Majerhat, Mominpur, Kidderpore, Victoria, Park Street and Esplanade.

Line 4: Noapara – Barasta

  • Total Length: 16.215 km (Under construction)
  • No. of Stations: 10 (Elevated 5, Underground-5)
  • Station Names: Noapara, Dum Dum Cantonment, Jessore Road, Biman Bandar, Birati, Michael Nagar, New Barrackpore, Madhyamgram, Hridaypur and Barasat.

Line 5: Baranagar – Bartackpore

  • Total Length: 12.40 km
  • No. of Stations: 11 (All Elevated)
  • Station Names: Baranagar, Kamarhati, Agarpara, Sodepur, Panihati, Subhash Nagar, Khardah, Tata Gate, Titagarh, Talpukur and Barrackpore.

Line 6 (Airport Metro): Kavi Subhas – Biman Bandar

  • Total Length: 29.87 km
  • No. of Stations: 24 (At grade-1, Elevated-22, Underground-1)
  • Station Names: Kavi Subhash, Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute, Mukundapur, Kalikapur, Ruby Hospital, VIP Bazar, Bantala, Science City, Beliaghata, Chingrighata, Nicco Park, Salt Lake Sector V, Technopolis, Bidhan Nagar, Sub CBD, CBD-1, CBD-2, New Town, Convention Center, Sub CBD-2, City Centre, Rabindra Tirtha, VIP Road, Bima Bandar (Airport).

Operater

  • Indian Railways/Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation Jubilee Lines, Vidyasagar Setu, Maidan, Hastings, Kolkata, West Bengal 700022
  • Website:  http://www.kmrc.in/
  • Passenger Helpline No: 03322622942

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