Gurgaon Rapid Metro, a light rapid transit system is located in the city of Gurugram. It began operation on 14 November 2013 and since then it has been serving the people of Gurugram. Today it is the most preferred transport solution for areas in and around Cyber City, DLF Phase 2, DLF Phase 3, NH – 8 and Golf Course Road up to Sector 55-56 Gurugram.
The concept of rapid metro Gurgaon was started as a collaborative venture between DLF and Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS). But due to financial problems DLF pulled out and IL&FS became the sole owner. Rapid Metro is the first fully privately financed modern metro system in the world. The Union Government, Government of Haryana or any public sector undertaking did not make any kind of investments on this project.
However, on 22nd October, 2019, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) took over the operations and maintenance of the Rapid Metro Link. Currently, Delhi Metro is committed towards maintaining a smooth and trouble free metro service in Gurugram.
Gurgaon Rapid Metro is also the second metro system serving the people of Gurgaon. Delhi Metro Yellow Line also passes through the city at Sikandarpur Metro Station.
In fact, Gurgaon rapid metro route has been successful in providing commuters residing in far away residential areas in Gurgaon as well as to people working in the industrial office complexes of Gurgaon a reliable and fast transportation facility.
Gurgaon rapid metro operates every day. The Rapid Metro Timings fixed from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM. It maintains a frequency of 4.30 minutes during morning peak hours and 5.15 minutes during evening peak hours.
|Sunday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
|Monday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
|Tuesday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
|Wednesday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
|Thursday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
|Friday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
|Saturday||6:00 AM - 10:00 PM|
The first stop on the Gurgaon rapid metro route is Sector 55-56, while the he last stop is Micromax Moulsari Avenue. The route is of 11.6 km long corridor.
Currently, on the Rapid Metro Gurgaon route, there are 11 stations and it takes approximately 21 minutes to complete a trip.
|Owner:||Rapid Metro Gurgaon Ltd. (RMGL)|
|Number of Lines:||1|
|Headquarters:||Ambience Corporate Towers, Ambience Island, NH 8, Gurgaon|
|Started Operations in:||2013|
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Each Rapid Metro station has a Customer Care Helpdesk and other facilities such as retail outlets, ATMs, food and beverage kiosks.
For travelling on rapid metro Gurgaon route, fare is very reasonable. The charges are fixed at 20 rupees only for travelling at any stations of Phase-1 line & Phase-2 line metro stations separately. But, for travelling from Phase-1 line to Phase-2 line or vice-versa, the fare is 35 rupees. Delhi Metro tokens and smart cards are accepted on Gurgaon Rapid Metro route.