Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL), a joint venture of Government of India and Government of Karnataka is a Special Purpose Vehicle entrusted with the responsibility of implementation of Bangalore Metro Rail Project.
Namma Metro, also known as Bangalore Metro, is a metro system serving the city of Bangalore. It is currently the second longest operational metro network in India.
Namma Metro is a major environment friendly addition to the Bangalore City as it significantly contribute to the reduction of carbon emissions.
|Line||Terminals||Length||New Stations||Expected Work Completion date|
|Purple Line||Mysore Road – Kengeri||8.81 km||6||Dec-18|
|Purple Line||Baiyyappanahalli – Whitefield||15.50 km||13||Dec-20|
|Green Line||Yelachenahalli – Anjanapura||6.29 km||5||Dec-18|
|Green Line||Hesaraghatta Cross – BIEC||3.77 km||3||Dec-20|
|Line 3||R V Road – Bommasandra||18.82 km||16||Dec-20|
|Line 4||Gottigere – Nagawara||21.25 km||18||Dec-20|
|ORR Metro||Silk Board – K.R. Puram||17 km||13||2020|
List of Namma Metro Stations:
|2||Baiyappanahalli||Purple Line||At Grade|
|4||Central College||Purple Line||Underground|
|6||City Market||Green Line||Underground|
|7||City Railway Station||Purple Line||Underground|
|8||Cubbon Park||Purple Line||Underground|
|10||Deepanjali Nagar||Purple Line||Elevated|
|16||Jayaprakash Nagar||Green Line||Elevated|
|17||Krishna Rajendra Market||Green Line||Underground|
|18||Kuvempu Road||Green Line||Elevated|
|20||Magadi Road||Purple Line||Elevated|
|22||Majestic*||Green & Purple Line||Underground Level 1 and Level 2|
|23||M.G. Road||Purple Line||Elevated|
|24||Mysore Road||Purple Line||Elevated|
|26||National College||Green Line||Elevated|
|28||Peenya Industry||Green Line||Elevated|
|31||Rashtreeya Vidyalaya Road||Green Line||Elevated|
|32||Sampige Road||Green Line||Elevated|
|33||Sandal Soap Factory||Green Line||Elevated|
|34||Sir M. Visveshwarya||Purple Line||Underground|
|35||Swami Vivekananda Road||Purple Line||Elevated|
|36||South End Circle||Green Line||Elevated|
|39||Vidhana Soudha||Purple Line||Underground|
When you are in Metro Station follow the below things :
|AFC Gate||Let elderly and children pass through first..||Try to enter/exit the gates forcibly in a group.|
|Keep your belongings and clothes close while passing through gate.||Stop and reverse after passing through the gate.|
|Take care of your children while passing through gate. Children less than 3 ft. height to be kept ahead and close to you.||Pause while passing through the gate.|
|Smart card holders to ensure proper entry and exit at the exit gates||Try to jump over the AFC gates to make entry/exit.|
|Platform||Stand in queue while when waiting for the train.||Try to pick up the belongings that drop on track on your own.|
|Stand back from yellow line near the edge of platform.||Lean on platform edges.|
|Let passengers exit from the train first.||Come near the moving train out of curiosity.|
|Watch your feet as you step over the gap between the train and platform edge.||Venture out beyond platform areas.|
|Wait for the next train if the doors have started to close.||Try to pick up the belongings that drop on track on your own.|
|Stand back from yellow line near the edge of platform.||Attempt to board the train when doors are closing.|
|Contact Namma Metro staff if any belonging falls on track.||Block the train doors when they are closing.|
|Any unattended belonging should be reported to station staff/ Namma Metro security.|
|Inside Train||Stand away from train doors||Lean against the train doors|
|Please offer your seat to children, pregnant and elderly passengers||Put your hand on the train doors or door edges|
|Always hold the handrail or strap hanger while standing||Please do not occupy seats specifically designated for disabled|
|Always use the safety belt for wheelchair passengers||Pull or press any button on the train except in emergency|
|Always sit or stand near your belongings||Scratch or mutilate any signage on the train|
|Escalators||Always hold the handrail||Run on the escalators|
|Face towards the moving direction||Sit or play on the escalators|
|Take extra care of children, the elderly and disabled||Lean on the edge of escalators|
|If the escalator stops please use the staircase||Let children use the escalator alone|
|Always hold the handrail||Stand or wait on the landing area of escalators|
|If escalator is not working please inform the Customer Care||Take prams or baggage on the escalators|
Ticket Sale Counters:
Tickets can be purchased from Counters in form of below:
- Travel Cards
- Group Tickets
- Tickets are not required for children below 3 feet. No age criteria is considered.
- The Automatic Gates admit one person at a time. Hence every passenger needs to carry one token or smart card.
- Minimum Fare will be charged for entering into a station.
- Penalty for ticket less travel or lost ticket is Rs50 apart from maximum token fare.
- Mismatch: The Automatic Gates record entry/ exit details in token / Smart card. Every entry at these gates must be followed by proper exit through the gates on same day. Skipping of any entry or exit is termed as MISMATCH. The penalty for mismatch is Rs10.
- Overstay Rule: A passenger holding a valid ticket can exit from same station within 20 minutes and from other stations within 120 minutes. For overstaying in paid area of Namma Metro beyond these limits, penalty of Rs10 per hour is charged subject to a maximum of Rs50.