Jammu Metro – Information, Route Maps, Fares, Tenders & Updates

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Jammu Light Metro (Metrolite) with 2 lines & 40 stations is a light rail transit (LRT) system proposed to be built in Jammu by the Housing and Urban Development Department of the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir.

23 km Jammu Metro Phase 1 project will comprise of 2 elevated lines with 22 stations forming an interchange at Exhibition Grounds. In Phase 2, both lines will be extended further out.

In February 2020, the union territory’s Administrative Council approved in-principle to engage the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for assisting with the appraisal and approval of the project’s Detailed Project Report (DPR) by the central government and for any possible external funding.

Key Figures

Operational: 0 km | Under Construction: 0 km | Approved: 0 km | Proposed: 43.50 km

• Estimated Project Cost: Rs 4825 cr (Phase 1)
• Estimated Ridership: 2 lakh (2027)

Jammu Metro Phase 1 Routes

Line-1: Bantalab – Greater Kailash

  • Length: 17 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Depot: Bantalab
  • Number of Stations: 17
  • Station Names: Bantalab, Chinori, Roop Nagar, Janipur, High Court, Lower Laxmi Nagar, Ambphalla, Secretariat, Raghunath Temple, Exhibition Ground, University, Panama Chowk, Jammu Railway Station, Trikuta Nagar, Trikuta Nagar Extn, Narwal, Greater Kailash

Line-2: Udheywala – Exhibition Ground

  • Length: 6 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Depot: Udheywala
  • Number of Stations: 6
  • Station Names: Udheywala, Tirath Nagar, Suraj Nagar, Circuit House, Jewel Chowk, Exhibition Ground

Jammu Metro Phase 2 Routes

Line-1 Extn: Greater Kailash – Bari Brahmana Railway Station

  • Length: 6 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Number of Stations: 5
  • Station Names: Greater Kailash II, Kaluchak, SIDCO Factories, Bari Bahmana, Bari Brahmana Railway Station

Line-2 Extn: Exhibition Ground – Satwari Chowk

  • Length: 14.5 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Number of Stations: 12
  • Station Names: Rangora, Narwal Mandi, Transport Nagar, Malik Market, Sector 6, Sainik Colony, Greater Kailash, Kunjwani Chowk, Gangyal, Preet Nagar, Sanjay Nagar, Satwari Chowk

Jammu Metro Route Map (Master Plan)

Note: Official line colors have not been finalized. Map below shows the rough/tentative alignment of both lines

An official PDF route map of Jammu Metro’s master plan network will be added here when available.

Jammu Metro Fares (Ticket Prices)

Jammu Metro’s prices, fare structure and rules have not been finalized or announced yet. That will be done closer to the start of commercial operations.

Jammu Metro Tenders

A link to the operator’s website with the latest Jammu Metro tender notices will be added whenever the operator’s website goes live. As of March 2020, no tenders for its pre-construction work have been invited yet. News on these notices, their bidders and contracts will be covered in further detail on the news & construction page.

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Page last updated: June 19, 2023. Have a question or spot an error? Let me know here.