Ahmedabad Metro Opening: PM Modi to inaugurate Phase I today; Know route map, fare, other details

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Mar 04, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Ahmedabad Metro Opening: Much awaited Ahmedabad Metro Phase 1 starts its commercial operations today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Gujarat to dedicate the first phase of 6-km-long Ahmedabad Metro service to the people today. PM Modi will flag off the metro train and take a ride in the Metro from Vastral Gam station. As part of the metro rail commissioning programme, PM Modi will also lay the foundation of the 28.28-kilometre second phase of the Ahmedabad Metro and travel some distance on the phase 1 stretch.

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Ahmedabad Metro Rail: Phase 1

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: Phase 1

Union Cabinet had given approval for the Phase-2 of Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project in February 2019. Phase- 2 will comprise of two corridors of total length 28.254 kms. It will provide comfortable and reliable public transport to the travellers, especially in Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar region.

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Ahmedabad Metro Rail: 40.03 Km

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: 40.03 Km

The Ahmedabad Metro Rail phase 1 project is around 40.03 km in total, out of which 6.5 km is underground and the rest of the stretch is elevated. 

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Ahmedabad Metro Rail Fare

Ahmedabad Metro Rail Fare

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: The 6.5 km-long stretch connects Vastral Gam to Apparel Park. As per reports, the minimum fare may start from Rs 15 for a ride of up to 2 km and the maximum fare may be around Rs 51 for a ride of up to 31 km.

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Ahmedabad Metro Rail: Route map

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: Route map

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: These Metro Projects will not only add to connectivity but will also reduce the travel time and enhance the ease of living substantially in the urban areas. 

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Ahmedabad Metro Rail: Card

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: Card

Ahmedabad Metro Rail: PM Modi will unveil the Common Mobility Card of Ahmedabad Metro.