List of Delhi Metro lines

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The Delhi Metro is a rapid transit system serving Delhi, Gurgaon and Noida in the National Capital Region of India, built and maintain by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC).

List[edit]

Network map

The following table presents the six lines of the Delhi Metro. They are chronologically sorted by the date of the first section of line to open. The date indicates the official opening date of the line. The section column indicates the terminal points of line. The length column indicates the total present length of the line, and the extension column indicates the length of the extension since first inception of line. The station column indicates the number of stations on the line after the opening of each extension or upgrade.

Line First operational Last extension Stations[1] Length
(km)[2]
Terminals Rolling stock Track gauge
(mm)
Power
     Red Line 2002-12-24 2008-06-04 21 25.09 Dilshad Garden Rithala 31 trains[3] 1676 25 kV OHE
     Yellow Line 2004-12-20 2015-11-10 37 49 Samaypur Badli HUDA City Centre 60 trains[4] 1676 25 kV OHE
     Blue Line 2005-12-31 2010-10-30 44 49.93 Noida City Centre Dwarka Sector 21 70 trains[5] 1676 25 kV OHE
2010-01-07 2011-07-14 7 8.74 Yamuna Bank Vaishali 1676 25 kV OHE
     Green Line 2010-04-03 14 15.14 Inderlok Mundka 16 trains[6] 1435 25 kV OHE
2011-08-27 2 3.32 Ashok Park Main Kirti Nagar 1435 25 kV OHE
     Violet Line 2010-10-03 2015-09-06 28 35.17 ITO Escorts Mujesar 41 trains[7] 1435 25 kV OHE
     Airport Express (Orange Line) 2011-02-23 6 22.70 New Delhi Dwarka Sector 21 8 trains 1435 25 kV OHE
TOTAL 160[8] 213[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Metro Station Numbers". DMRC. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Sanjay Kapoor (4 September 2010). "Metro:The Complete Picture". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 11 July 2011. Retrieved 4 September 2010. 
  3. ^ Atul Mathur (17 September 2009). "A swankier, smarter Metro". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 12 November 2009. 
  4. ^ "Delhi Metro Operations Update" (Press release). DMRC. 26 November 2010. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 
  5. ^ "More trains from Dwarka to Noida". The Times of India. 27 November 2010. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 
  6. ^ "Delhi Metro crosses new horizons". Hindustan Times. 3 April 2010. Retrieved 4 April 2010. 
  7. ^ http://www.ndtv.com/delhi-news/number-of-6-coach-trains-rise-on-violet-line-1291022
  8. ^ a b "Delhi Metro About Us Introduction". DMRC. Retrieved 25 June 2015.