Delhi Metro Phase 1 – Information & Map

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Phase 1 Information

Construction on the 65.1 km Phase 1 of the Delhi Metro system began in 1998. The first section opened in 2002 and the last section opened in 2006.

This phase involved the construction of 3 new lines on broad gauge tracks:

#1 – Red line – Shahdara – Rithala  (22 km)
#2 – Yellow line – Vishwavidyala – Central Secretariat (11 km)
#3 – Blue line – Dwarka sector 9 to Indraprastha (32.1 km)

The embedded map below shows the exact location of all stations and can be zoomed into!

Key for map below: Phase 1Phase 2 Phase 3 | Phase 4

History – Key Dates of Phase 1

25 Dec 2002: Shahdara – Tis-Hazari (Red Line) – 8.3 km
03 Oct 2003: Tis Hazari – Inder Lok (Red Line) – 4.1 km
31 Mar 2004: Inder Lok – Rithala (Red Line) – 8.9 km
19 Dec 2004: Vishwa Vidyalaya – Kashmere Gate (Yellow Line) – 4 km
03 July 2005: Kashmere Gate – Central Secretariat (Yellow Line) – 7 km
31 Dec 2005: Dwarka – Barakhamba (Blue Line) –  22.9 km
01 Apr 2006: Dwarka – Dwarka Sector 9 (Blue Line) – 6.5 km
11 Nov 2006: Barakhamba – Indraprastha (Blue Line) – 4.0 km

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