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All You Need To Know About The Kolkatta Metro Rail

Kolkata Metro Train Information

Why Kolkata Metro Rail Is Unique?

Kolkata Metro Rail is the first metro train in India. In 1984 Kolkata had its first running metro. It is the first underground metro rail in India. The 25km stretch starts from DumDum, near NetajiSubhash Chandra Bose Airport and reaches at KaviSubhash Station at New Garia. It covers the densely populated arear of Kolkata efficiently in minimum time.

Every metro comes with a gap of five to fifteen minutes and carries about 2500 passengers at a time. It is equipped with the most advanced technology to take care of all safety and security issues.

Why people in Kolkata loves Kolkata Metro rail?

Kolkata Metro Rail becomes the lifeline of the city. People love to travel via metro as it provides comfortable, smooth and fastest journey in the populated city. Even it works for 24 hours during Durga Pooja which is the biggest festival of Kolkata. Now it is going digital hence you will not be required to stand in large ques for tickets. Apart from smart cards now it will offer digital wallet facility. You need to install an app, and all booking and payments will be made through it.

What support Kolkata Metro Rail get from Indian and State Government?

Kolkata has a population of more than 7,780,544 people and comes under the category of most populated cities in India. The central government of India and the State government of West Bengal jointly invested 25% and 30% of the money respectively to bear the construction cost of Kolkata  Metro Rail and remaining 45% money is funded by the Japan Bank for International Corporation.

What are the important features of Kolkata Metro Rail?

Kolkata  Metro Rail serves about 300 metro services which carry more than 650,000 passengers each day makes it the second busiest metro system in India. Some important features of metro are listed below.

  • It is the first and oldest metro in India
  • It is the most crowded metro among all metros in India
  • Kolkata metro is considered the least expensive metro in the world
  • Kolkata metro is fully air-conditioned
  • It has ten stations whose name after the famous Bengali Personalities
  • It is the fastest mode of transportation in Kolkata
  • India’s first underground metro track is built in Kolkata
  • You can watch Kolkata Metro in most of the Indian movies

Enjoy the journey of the first Indian metro rail with pride.

List of Indian cities having metro connectivity

Metro Name
City

State
Hyderabad MetroHyderabadTelangana
Kolkata MetroKolkataWest Bengal
Chennai MRTSChennaiTamil Nadu
Delhi MetroDelhiDelhi
Namma MetroBengaluruKarnataka
Rapid Metro RailGurgaonHaryana
Mumbai MetroMumbaiMaharashtra
Jaipur MetroJaipurRajasthan
Kochi MetroKochiKerala
Lucknow MetroLucknowUttar Pradesh

kolkata metro map

 

Kolkata metro stations

STATION

NOAPARA

DUM DUM

BELGACHIA
SHYAMBAZAR
SOVABAZAR SUTANUTI
GIRISH PARK
MAHATMA GANDHI RD
CENTRAL

CHANDNI CHOWK
ESPLANADE
PARK STREET
MAIDAN
RABINDRA SADAN
NETAJI BHAVAN
JATIN DAS PARK
KALIGHAT
RABINDRA SAROBAR
MAHANAYAK UTTAM KR

NETAJI
MASTERDA SURYA SEN
GITANJALI
KAVI NAZRUL
SAHID KHUDIRAM
KAVI SUBHASH

kolkata metro timings

KAVI SUBHAS TO DUMDUM/NOAPARA IN UP DIRECTION (MON- SATURDAY)  DUMDUM/ NOAPARA TO KAVI SUBHAS IN DN DIRECTION (MON- SATURDAY)  
STATIONSFIRST TRAINLAST TRAINSTATIONSFIRST TRAINLAST TRAIN
KAVI SUBHAS6:4521:55NOAPARA 7:0221:49
SAHID KHUDIRAM6:4921:58DUM DUM6:4521:55
KAVI NAZRUL6:5222:00BELGACHIA6:4921:58
GITANJALI6:5422:02SHYAMBAZAR6:5222:00
MASTERDA SURYA SEN6:5622:04SOVABAZAR SUTANUTI6:5422:02
NETAJI7:0022:07GIRISH PARK6:5622:04
MAHANAYAK UTTAM KR7:0422:10MAHATMA GANDHI RD6:5922:06
RABINDRA SAROBAR7:0722:12CENTRAL7:0222:08
KALIGHAT7:0922:14CHANDNI CHOWK7:0422:10
JATIN DAS PARK7:1122:16ESPLANADE7:0622:11
NETAJI BHAVAN7:1422:18PARK STREET7:0822:13
RABINDRA SADAN7:1622:20MAIDAN7:0922:14
MAIDAN7:1822:22RABINDRA SADAN7:1122:16
PARK STREET7:1922:23NETAJI BHAVAN7:1322:18
ESPLANADE7:2122:25JATIN DAS PARK7:1522:20
CHANDNI CHOWK7:2322:26KALIGHAT7:1822:22
CENTRAL7:2522:28RABINDRA SAROBAR7:2122:24
MAHATMA GANDHI RD7:2722:30MAHANAYAK UTTAM KR7:2422:27
GIRISH PARK7:3022:32NETAJI7:2922:31
SOVABAZAR SUTANUTI7:3222:34MASTERDA SURYA SEN7:3322:34
SHYAMBAZAR7:3522:36GITANJALI7:3522:36
BELGACHIA7:3922:39KAVI NAZRUL7:3822:38
DUM DUM6:4522:44SAHID KHUDIRAM7:4122:40
NOAPARA6:53KAVI SUBHAS7:4522:44
KAVI SUBHAS TO DUMDUM/NOAPARA IN UP DIRECTION (SUNDAY)  DUMDUM/ NOAPARA TO KAVI SUBHAS IN DN DIRECTION ( SUNDAY)  
STATIONSFIRST TRAINLAST TRAINSTATIONSFIRST TRAINLAST TRAIN
KAVI SUBHAS9:5021:55NOAPARA10:0221:49
SAHID KHUDIRAM9:5421:58DUM DUM9:5021:55
KAVI NAZRUL9:5722:00BELGACHIA9:5421:58
GITANJALI9:5922:02SHYAMBAZAR9:5722:00
MASTERDA SURYA SEN 10:01 22:04SOVABAZAR SUTANUTI 9:59 22:02
NETAJI10:0522:07GIRISH PARK 10:0122:04
MAHANAYAK UTTAM KR10:0922:10MAHATMA GANDHI RD10:0422:06
RABINDRA SAROBAR10:1222:12CENTRAL 10:0722:08
KALIGHAT10:1422:14CHANDNI CHOWK 10:09 22:10
JATIN DAS PARK10:1622:16ESPLANADE 10:11 22:11
NETAJI BHAVAN10:1922:18PARK STREET10:14 22:14
RABINDRA SADAN10:2122:20MAIDAN 10:13 22:13
MAIDAN10:2322:22RABINDRA SADAN 10:16 22:16
MAIDAN10:2422:23 NETAJI BHAVAN10:18 22:18
ESPLANADE10:2622:25JATIN DAS PARK10:20 22:20
CHANDNI CHOWK10:30 22:26KALIGHAT10:23 22:22
CENTRAL10:3022:28RABINDRA SAROBAR10:26 22:24
MAHATMA GANDHI RD10:3222:30MAHANAYAK UTTAM KR10:29 22:27
GIRISH PARK10:3522:32NETAJI10:3422:31
SOVABAZAR SUTANUTI10:3722:34MASTERDA SURYA SEN10:3822:34
SHYAMBAZAR10:4022:36GITANJALI10:4022:36
BELGACHIA10:4422:39KAVI NAZRUL10:4322:38
DUM DUM9:5022:44SAHID KHUDIRAM10:4622:40
NOAPARA9:5810:56 KAVI SUBHAS10:5022:44

kolkata metro fare

ZoneDistance (KM) Fare (₹)
I 0 – 5 5.00
II > 5 – 10 10.00
III > 10 – 15 15.00
IV > 15 – 20 15.00
V > 20 – 25 20.00
VI > 25 – 30 25.00

Metro rail Kolkata customer care : Women helpline – 9007041908

Metro rail Kolkata customer care : Security helpline – 9007041789

Kolkatta Metro Rail Phone Number(33) 22267220 22263959 22267287

Kolkatta Metro Rail Websitewww.kolmetro.com

Head Office : 

Kolkata Metro Rail Head Office Address :

33/1 Jawaharlal Nehru Rd
Kolkata : 700071
West Bengal ,India.

 

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