Allahabad Metro

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Allahabad Metro
OwnerUttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation
Transit typeRapid transit
Number of lines2
Number of stations39
Began operation2025
System length40 km (25 mi)

The Allahabad Metro is a proposed rapid transit system for the city of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.[1] The proposed system will consist of two lines, an east-west line from Bamrauli to Jhunsi, and a north-south line from Shantipuram in Phaphamau to Naini. Both lines will be about 20 kilometres (12 mi) long. There will be a total of 39 stations, 20 on the east-west line and 19 on the north-south line. The project is expected to cost 8000 crore.

Status updates[edit]

  • Feb 2019: UP government has allocated 175 Cr to start preliminary work in budget[2]
  • Mar 2019: Detailed Project Report (DPR) provided to state government for approval by Prayagraj Development Authority.[3]


  1. ^ "Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Approves Metro Rail For Allahabad". NDTV. 17 August 2016. Archived from the original on 27 March 2017. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
  2. ^ Anurag Gupta (8 February 2019). "कानपुर-आगरा को जल्द मिलेगी मेट्रो की सौगात, 350 करोड़ रुपयों से पकड़ेगी रफ्तार". Dainik Jagran (in Hindi). Retrieved 22 February 2019.
  3. ^ Brijesh Srivastava (6 March 2019). "मेट्रो का डीपीआर शासन के हवाले, अब स्वीकृति का इंतजार". Dainik Jagaran (in Hindi). Retrieved 6 March 2019.