Metro Rail Project at Glance in India

Are you looking for Metro Rail Projects updates in India? Here you can find everything regarding all operational/under construction/approved/planned projects.

Currently, different cities in India have a functional metro rail network of over 500 km and over 660 km metro rail coverage spread across 15 cities are under various stages of consideration. more than 664 km of metro rail projects in 15 cities are presently under various stages of implementation, while more than 515 km of metro line are already operational in India.

several new cities are now aspiring to have metro rail systems. Currently, 10 Indian cities have functional metro rail networks. These cities are Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Kochi and Lucknow.

The first metro service in India started in Kolkata in 1984. Apart from that, here are the cities where the metro rail is under commercial operations or construction is likely to be completed as the earliest: Nagpur Ahemadabad & Gandhinagar, Noida, Navi Mumbai, Pune These cities may have the metro rail system in the near future: Kanpur (Likely by 2021) Visakhapatanam (By 2021) Surat (By 2022) Guwahati (By 2022) Patna (By 2022) Kanpur (By 2022) Coimbatore (By 2023) Thiruvananthapuram (By 2025) Indore (By 2025) Varanasi (By 2025)

Key Project information

  • Operational Metro Projects (including Monorail/Tram): 721 km
  • Under Construction Metro Projects: 795 km
  • Oldest Metro Rail Project: Kolkata Metro
  • Largest Metro Rail Project: Delhi Metro

Operational Metro Projects

Metro Rail ProjectStateNetworkStationsCorridorsStart DateProject Detail
Ahmedabad MetroGujarat6.5 km61Mar 4, 2019More detail
Bangalore MetroKarnataka42.3 km412Oct 20, 2011More detail
Chennai MetroTamil Nadu45.0 km322Jun 29, 2015More detail
Delhi MetroNCR-Delhi347.6 km25210Dec 24, 2002More detail
Gurgaon Rapid MetroNCR (Haryana)11.7 km121Nov 14, 2013More detail
Hyderabad MetroTelangana69.2 km563Nov 29, 2017More detail
Jaipur MetroRajasthan9.6 km91Jun 3, 2015More detail
Kochi MetroKerala23.8 km211Jun 17, 2017More detail
Kolkata MetroWest Bengal33.02 km302Oct 24, 1984More detail
Lucknow MetroUttar Pradesh22.9 km221Sep 5, 2017More detail
Mumbai MetroMaharashtra11.4 km121Jun 8, 2014More detail
Mumbai MonorailMaharashtra19.5 km171Feb 2, 2014More detail
Nagpur MetroMaharashtra24.5 km172Mar 7, 2019More detail
Noida MetroNCR-Uttar Pradesh29.7 km221Jan 25, 2019More detail

Operational Tram Projects

Project NameStateNetworkStationsRoutesStart SinceProject CostProject Detail
Kolkata TramWest Bengal38.0 kmNA251902NAMore detail

Under Construction Metro Projects

Project NameStateNetworkStationsCorridorsDeadlineProject CostProject Detail
Agra MetroUttar Pradesh29.4 km3022021₹8380 croreMore detail
Ahmedabad MetroGujarat33.53 km#22021₹1615.7 croreMore detail
Bangalore MetroKarnataka80.0 km#12021₹36000 croreMore detail
Bhopal MetroMadhya Pradesh28.0 km#12024₹6941 croreMore detail
Chennai MetroTamil Nadu118.9 km#12021₹39770 croreMore detail
Delhi Metro IVNCR (Delhi)103.9 km#32023₹25000 croreMore detail
Hyderabad MetroTelangana3.1 km#12020₹18800 croreMore detail
Indore MetroMadhya Pradesh31.5 km#12024₹7500 croreMore detail
Jaipur MetroRajasthan2.3 km212019₹6149 croreMore detail
Kanpur MetroUttar Pradesh32.4 km912024₹11076 croreMore detail
Kochi MetroKerala2.0 km212021₹356 croreMore detail
Kochi Water MetroKerala76 km 12021₹747 croreMore detail
Kolkata MetroWest Bengal102.2 km 12021₹20038 croreMore detail
Mumbai MetroMaharashtra180.0 km 102024₹85183 croreMore detail
Nagpur MetroMaharashtra28.2 km 22023₹8260 croreMore detail
Nashik Metro NeoMaharashtra32 km 22024₹2100 croreMore detail
Navi Mumbai MetroMaharashtra11.1 km1112020₹1985 croreMore detail
Patna MetroBihar31.39 km#22021₹13366 croreMore detail
Pune MetroMaharashtra39.92 km#12022₹20275 croreMore detail

New/Approved/Expansion Metro Projects

Project NameStateNetworkStationsCorridorsDeadlineProject CostProject Detail
Ahmedabad Metro IIGujarat61.79 km#22024₹16157 croreMore detail
Dholera MetroGujarat100.0 km#22024₹7000 croreMore detail
Delhi MetroliteDelhi-NCR40.85 km3622024₹5587 croreMore detail
Mumbai MetroMaharashtra87.6 km#32024₹33104 croreMore detail
Meerut Metro Uttar Pradesh20.0 km#12024₹11544 croreMore detail
Nagpur Metro II Maharashtra48.3 km#12024₹11216 croreMore detail
Nagpur Broad Gauge MetroMaharashtra268.63 km#42024₹418 croreMore detail
Surat Metro Gujarat40.35 km3822024₹10829 croreMore detail
Thane MetroMaharashtra29.0 km#12024₹13095 croreMore detail

Under Consideration Metro Projects

Project NameStateNetworkStationsCorridorsDeadlineProject CostProject Detail
Gorakhpur Metro Uttar PradeshNA#12025 More detail
Noida MetroNCR-Uttar PradeshNA#22025 More detail
Ghaziabad MetroNCR-Uttar Pradesh11 km#22025₹3325 croreMore detail
Gurgaon Metro HaryanaNA#22025 More detail
Jammu MetroJammu & Kashmir23 km#12024₹4825 croreMore detail
Srinagar MetroJammu & Kashmir25 km#22024₹5734 croreMore detail
Dehradun MetroUttarakhandNA#22024 More detail
Varanasi MetroUttar PradeshNA#22024 More detail
Visakhapatnam MetroAndhra Pradesh42.55 km#32024 More detail

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