Hyderabad Metro Phase 2 – Information, Route Maps, Tenders & Updates

Menu: News & Construction Updates | Overview | Phase 1 Info | Phase 2 Info | Airport Metro Express LineFares & Smart Card Info

Phase 2 Information

70 km long Hyderabad Metro Phase 2 project is currently in the proposal stage. In February 2020, its detailed project report (DPR) with 3 new lines & extensions of existing lines was submitted to the Telangana government for approval.

An Airport Express Line was included in 2022 but scrapped in January 2024. The Airport Express Line’s foundation stone was laid by Telangana’s Chief Minister on December 9, 2022. The project was expected to cost Rs. 6,250 crore and be executed by Hyderabad Airport Metro Limited (HAML).

Per the latest plan finalized in January 2024 by Telangana’s Chief Minister, Hyderabad Metro’s Phase 2 project will include 6 elevated corridors – all extensions of the existing lines built in the 67 km Phase 1 project. It hasn’t been finalized whether this phase will be developed on the EPC method or on the PPP (Public-Private Partnership) route.

  • Estimated Cost: N/A
  • Phase 2 Deadline: N/A
  • My Completion Estimate: 2030 (no sooner, if approved by state government in 2024)

New Phase 2 Plan (70 km)

  • Green Line Extension: MGBS – Old City – Falaknuma – Chandrayangutta X Road (7 km)
  • Blue Line Extension: Nagole – LB Nagar – Chandrayangutta X Road – Mallardevpally Jct – Shamshabad Airport (29 km)
  • Spur Line of Blue Line’s Extension: Mallardevpally – Aramgarh – New High Court at Rajendra Nagar (4 km)
  • Blue Line Extension: Raidurg – Biodiversity Junction – Nanakramguda Junction – Wipro Junction – American Consulate (Financial District) (8 km)
  • Red Line Extension: Miyapur – BHEL – Patancheruvu (14 km)
  • Red Line Extension: LB Nagar – Vanasthalipuram – Hayathnagar (8 km)

Old Phase 2 Plan

Several lines and extensions have been proposed over the past decade. Here are a few of them:

Airport Express Line: Mindspace Junction – Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA)

  • Length: 32 km
  • Type: Elevated (28.5 km), At-Grade (1 km) & Underground (2.5 km)
  • Number of Stations: 8
  • Stations Names: Bio-Diversity Junction, Nanakramguda, Narsingi, TS Police Academy, Rajendranagar, Shamshabad, Airport Cargo, Airport Terminal
  • Note: This new line was to pass through Gachibowli and Himayathsagar via the Outer Ring Road (ORR) to connect up with Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Shamshabad. Its Detailed Project Report (DPR) was prepared by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation in 2018-19. The line was estimated to cost Rs. 6,250 cr and executed by Hyderabad Airport Metro Limited (HAML) – a new special purpose vehicle. Funds were expected to be provided by Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) and GMR Group.

Red Line Extension: Miyapur – Lakdikapul

  • Length: 26 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Number of Stations: N/A
  • Station Names: N/A
  • Note: This extension will connect and pass through Miyapur – BHEL – Kondapur – Gachibowli – Raidurg – Mehdipatnam – Masab Tank – Lakdi Ka Pul (located also on the Red Line) intersecting itself to form a small ring for the north-west quadrant of the city.

Blue Line Extension: Raidurg – Mindspace

  • Length: 1 km
  • Type: Elevated (1 km)
  • Number of Stations: 1
  • Stations Names: Mindspace Junction (interchange with Airport Express Line)

Blue Line Extension: Nagole – LB Nagar

  • Length: 5 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Number of Stations: N/A
  • Station Names: N/A
  • Note: this small extension of the Blue Line will connect up to the Red Line’s Nagole Station. Both station boxes at LB Nagar will likely be connected via foot overbridge (FOB), as the Red Line’s station is about 400m away from the Inner Ring Road.

New Line: Tarnaka – ECIL (7 km)
Note: As per some news reports, a section of this line was going to be built underground.

Phase 2 Route Map

Note: Exact line alignments haven’t been revealed to the public.

Hyderabad Metro Phase 2’s PDF route map will be added here when available.

Key for map below: Phase 1 (Operational) | Phase 2 (Proposed) 


Latest Hyderabad Metro (HMRL) tender notices can be viewed on the HMRL’s website. News on these notices, their bidders and contracts are covered in further detail on the news & construction page.

Click on ‘News & Construction Updates’ below for project news, progress and updates.

Menu: News & Construction Updates | Overview | Phase 1 Info | Phase 2 Info | Airport Metro Express LineFares & Smart Card Info

Page last updated: January 24, 2024. Have a question or spot an error? Let me know here