Noida Greater Noida Metro – everything you need to know

After much talk and criticism at planning stage, Noida Greater Noida metro line is on fast track to become a reality. Noida and its sister city Greater Noida are known for their impeccable Infrastructure like wide roads, sewerage system etc. Residents and investors are lauding Noida Authority and Uttar Pradesh government for fast tracking the metro rail project. This 30-km link between Noida and Greater Noida cities is scheduled for completion by 2017 and the work has started at good speed.

Here is all that you need to know about the Noida Greater Noida Metro Rail Project.

List of Metro Stations

Station NameStation NameStation Name
Sector 51Sector 137Knowledge Park-II
Sector 50Sector 142Knowledge Park-I (futute station)
Sector 78Sector 143Pari Chowk
Sector 101Sector 144Alpha 1
Sector 81Sector 147Alpha 2
Dadri RoadSector 153Delta 1 (futute station)
Sector 83Sector 149Depot Station

This line will connect existing Dwarka – City Center – Sector 62 line through a footover bridge.

Official Route Map – click to enlarge and zoom. 

Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC)

A Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) has been formed for the Noida Metro Rail Project and it is chaired by the Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh.

Role of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)

DMRC is responsible for the construction of the corridor while NMRC will look after funding of the project. DMRC will maintain and run this project for the next five years after it is completed.

Cost and Funding

The Noida-Greater Noida Metro System is proposed to be constructed with an estimated cost of Rs 3684 Crores without taxes.  The estimated cost with central taxes only  comes to  Rs. 4117 crore and the Completion Cost works out to Rs 5533 Crores.

Name ofCorridorDistance(KMs)Estimated cost without taxes (Rs/Crore)Estimated cost with Central taxes (Rs/Crore)Completion cost with central Taxes (Rs/Crore)
Noida-Gr. Noida Metro29.7073684.004117.005533
Source of FundWith Taxes & Duties
Amount (Rs/Crore)% Of contribution
Equity By GOI741.5014.28%
Equity By UP Government741.5014.28%
SD for CT by UP Government (50%)297.505.73%
SD for CT by GOI (50%)297.505.73%
Grant By Noida Authority1000.0019.25%
Contribution from Noida-Greater Noida2116.0040.73%
Land free by Noida/Greater Noida Authority339.00
Grand Total5533.00

Extra FAR along metro route

Floor-area ratio (FAR) of all plots located within 500 metres on either side of the proposed line is increased by 0.5. FAR is increased from the existing 2.75 to 3.25 along both sides of Metro link.


2 thoughts on “Noida Greater Noida Metro – everything you need to know

  • May 18, 2016 at 3:23 pm

    can you please provide the source from where you got the details of funding for the greater noida metro ?

  • May 18, 2016 at 6:39 pm

    We picked it from NMRC website.

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