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Bangalore Metro: Route, Timings and Fare

Bangalore Metro, locally known as Namma Metro (“Our Metro” in Kannada), serves the city of Bangalore, the IT capital of India. Currently, only Phase 1 of the network is operational, while Phase 2 is under construction and Phase 3 under deliberation. The network is spread across 42.3 km and consists of 51 stations. Daily, over 5 lakh people use the metro. Electricity is supplied to the trains via third rail, which carries a direct current of 750 volts. The trains run at a frequency of 5–15 minutes at speeds of just under 80km/h. On the systems, trains (comprising 6 coaches) travel on the ground, as well as above and under it

Bangalore Metro Quick Info

  • Owner: Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. (formed under partnership by Government of Karnataka and Government of India)
  • Serving Cities: Bangalore only
  • Number of Lines: 2 (interchange at Majestic)
  • Headquarters: BMTC Complex, Shanthinagar
  • Operations Started in: 2011
  • Daily Timings: 5:30 am to 11:00 pm (Mon–Sat); 7:00 am to 11:00 pm (Sun)
  • Fare: ₹ 10–45

Bangalore Metro Lines

Metro Line Length (Km) Stations Starting Point – End Point
Purple 25.7 23 Baiyappanahalli – Kengeri
Green 30.3 29 Nagasandra – Silk Institut

Purple Line

The list below is of the stations covered on the Bangalore Metro Purple Line.

Station Name

Interchange/Connections

Whitefield

Whitefield Railway station

Channasandra

 

Kadugodi

 

Pattandur Agrahara

 

Sri Sathya Sai Hospital

 

Nallurhalli

Whitefield TTMC

Kundalahalli

 

Sitharama Palya

 

Hoodi Junction

 

Garudacharapalya

 

Mahadevapura

 

Krishnarajapuram

Blue line- KRPuram Railway Station

Benniganahalli

Benniganahalli Railway Station

Baiyappanahalli

Benniganahalli Railway Station

Swami Vivekananda Road

 

Indiranagar

 

Halasuru

 

Trinity

 

Mahatma Gandhi Road

Pink Line

Cubbon Park (Sri Chamarajendra Park)

 

Dr. BR Ambedkar Station (Vidhana Soudha)

 

Sir M. Visveshwaraya Station, Central College

 

Nadaprabhu Kempegowda station, Majestic

Green line- KG Bus Station

Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna Railway Station

City Railway Station

Madagi Road

 

Balagangadharanatha Swamiji Station, Hosahalli

Orange Line

Vijayanagara

 

Attiguppe

Vijayanagara TTMC

Deepanjali Nagara

 

Mysuru Road

Orange Line

Nayandahalli

 

Rajarajeshwari Nagar

 

Jnanabharathi

Jnanabharathi Railway Station

Pattanagere

 

Kengeri Bus Terminal

Kengeri TTMC

   

 

Challaghatta

 

*Note: The stations from Whitefield to Benniganahalli and Challaghatta are under construction. These stations are being built under Phase II.

Green Line

The list below is of the stations covered on the Bangalore Metro Green Line.

Station Name

Interchange/Connections

Madavara

 

Chikkabidarakallu

 

Manjunathanagara

 

Nagasandra

 

Dasarahalli

 

Jalahalli

Basaveshwara Bus Station

Peenya Industry

 

Peenya

 

Goraguntepalya

Orange Line

Yeshwanthpura

Yeshwantpur Railway Station

Sandal Soap Factory

Yeshwantpura TTMC

Mahalakshmi

 

Rajajinagara

 

Mahakavi Kuvempu Road

 

Srirampura

 

Sampige Road

 

Nadaprabhu Kempegowda station, Majestic

Purple Line, KG Bus Station, KSR Railway Station

Chikpete

 

Krishna Rajendra Market

 

National College

 

Lalbagh Botanical Garden

 

South End Circle

 

Jayanagar

Jayanagara TTMC

Rashtreeya Vidyalaya Road

Yellow Line

Banashankari

Banashankari TTMC

Jaya Prakash Nagar

Orange Line

Yelachenahalli

 

Konanakunte Cross

 

Doddakallasandra

 

Vajarahalli

 

Thalaghattapura

 

Silk Institute

 

*Note: The stations from Madavara to Manjunathanagara are under construction. These stations are expected to become operational by the end of this year.

Bangalore Metro Lesser-Known Facts

  • First metro in the southern part of India to have an underground section
  • Rainwater is harvested at several points along the two lines, and it is then treated and supplied as potable water
  • Smart card offer a 15% discount on the normal token fare
  • The system uses 1435 mm (standard gauge) tracks

Bangalore Metro Map

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