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

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Prayagraj Light Metro with 2 lines & 39 stations is a light rail transit (LRT) system proposed to be built in Prayagraj (Allahabad), Uttar Pradesh by the Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. (UPMRCL).

In 2017, the Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRCL) was assigned as the ‘coordinator’ by the Government of Uttar Pradesh to bring all stakeholders together and get its Phase 1 project started. Later in the year, RITES was assigned to prepare its feasibility report and Detailed Project Report, which was submitted to the Prayagraj Development Authority (PDA) in November 2019.

Key Figures

Operational: 0 km | Under Construction: 0 km | Approved: 0 km | Proposed: 42 km

Prayagraj Metro Lines (Proposed)

Line-1 – Shantipuram in Phaphamau – Naini
• Type: Elevated

Line-2 – Bamrauli – Jhunsi
• Type: Elevated

Interchange Station will be built at Parade Grounds near Alopibagh

Prayagraj 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 Prayagraj Metro network’s master plan will be added here when available.

Prayagraj Metro Fares (Ticket Prices)

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

Prayagraj Metro Tenders

Latest Prayagraj Metro notices inviting tenders can be viewed on UPMRCL’s website. 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.

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

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