Online Information of Kolkata Metro


Kolkata Metro is one of the huge Metro Railway Network in India. Many peoples are traveling by these Metro rails regularly. Here you can get the Online Information of Kolkata Metro. Read the full article to more about the Kolkata Metro.

About Kolkata Metro


Kolkata Metro is one of the biggest Metro Railway Network in India. Many peoples are traveling by these Metro rails regularly. After our country India got the freedom the transporting facility of Kolkata was very bad means there is no such transport facility for the common peoples. So the government of West Bengal arranged some city plans to avoid such problems in Transporting. After that plan the Metropolitan Transport Project or which is Kolkata Metro commonly known as Railways was established in the year 1973. This project was a huge Rapid Transit System. In the year 1971 the MTP of Railway designed the master plan to solve the transporting problem in Kolkata. The route designed for this project was about 98 kms. The first route made from Dum Dum to Mahanayak Uttam Kumar which is known as Tollygunge now whose distance was about 17 km long. The work was started on 1st June in the year 1972. This project was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of that time Indira Gandhi on 29th December 1972. But due to the time problem the work was actually started in the year 1995 and the full service was started from 7th October 2010.

There are about six lines are constructed for the Kolkata Metro. The Kolkata Metro lines are:

Kolkata Metro Line-1 (North Metro to South Metro)


The distance between North Metro to South Metro is about 25 km in which it passes about 23 Railway stations on its way. The railway stations are:
    Kavi Subhash metro station
    Shahid Khudiram metro station Kolkata Metro1
    Kavi Nazrul metro station
    Gitanjali metro station
    Masterda Surya Sen metro station
    Netaji metro station
    Mahanayak Uttam Kumar metro station
    Rabindra Sarobar metro station
    Kalighat metro station
    Jatin Das Park metro station
    Netaji Bhavan
    Rabindra Sadan metro station
    Maidan metro station
    Park Street metro station
    Esplanade metro station
    Chandni Chowk metro station
    Central
    Mahatma Gandhi Road metro station
    Girish Park metro station
    Shobhabazar Sutanuti metro station
    Shyambazar metro station
    Belgachhia metro station
    Dum Dum metro station


Kolkata Metro Line-2 (East Metro to West Metro)


The distance between East Metro to West Metro is about 15 km in which it passes about 12 Railway stations on its way. The railway stations are:
    Salt Lake Sector 5
    Karunamoyee Housing Estate
    Central Park
    City Center
    Bengal Chemical Office
    Yuva Bharati Krirangan
    Phoolbagan
    Sealdah Station
    Central
    Mahakaran
    Howrah Station
    Howrah Maidan


Kolkata Metro Line-3 (Joka Metro to B.B.D. Bagh Metro)


The distance between Joka Metro to B.B.D. Bagh Metro is about 17 km in which it passes about 13 Railway stations on its way. The railway stations are:
    Joka
    Thakurpukur
    Shilparha
    Barhisha
    Behala Bazar
    Taratalla
    Majherhat
    Mominpur
    Kidderpore
    Hastings
    Park Street
    Esplanade
    Mahakaran


Kolkata Metro Line-4 (Noapara Metro to Barasat Metro)


The distance between Noapara Metro to Barasat Metro is about 19 km in which it passes about 9 Railway stations on its way. The railway stations are:
    Ma Sarada Devi
    Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
    Jibananda
    Jai Hind
    Loknath
    Mother Teresa
    Priya Thakur
    Bibhuti Bhushan
    Barasat


Kolkata Metro Line-5 (Baranagar Metro to Barrackpore Metro)


The distance between Baranagar Metro to Barrackpore Metro is about 19 km in which it passes about 11 Railway stations on its way. The railway stations are:
    Swami Vivekananda
    Krishnakali
    Acharya Prafulla Chandra
    Gandhi Ashram
    Sarat Chandra
    Subhashnagar
    Rishi Bankim
    Rajendra Prasad
    Shan Nawaz Khan
    Anukul
    Mangal Pandey


Kolkata Metro Line-6 (New Garia Metro to Airport Metro)


The distance between New Garia Metro to Airport Metro is about 32 km in which it passes about 13 Railway stations on its way. The railway stations are:
    Kavi Subhash metro station
    Satyajit Ray Station
    Jyotindra Nandy Station
    Sukanta Bhattacharya Station
    Hemanta Mukhopadhyay Station
    Barun Sengupta Station
    Gour Kishore Ghosh Station
    IT Station
    Kala Kshetra Station
    Titumir Station
    Rabindra Tirtha
    Ritwik Ghatak Station
    Jai Hind Station


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