Chennai Metro Blue Line Route Map

The Blue Line is a metro line of the Chennai Metro, a rapid transit system in Chennai, India. It consists of 26 active stations of all Chennai Metro network and operated by Chennai Metro Rail (CMRL). Explore Blue Line metro route details, also stations list, route map, interchange, fares, time and distance between source and destination, and top attractions nearby etc.

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Blue Line Metro Stations List 2024InterchangeLayout
Wimco Nagar Depot🚆️🅿️
Wimco Nagar🚆️🅿️
Tiruvottriyur Theradi🚆️🅿️
Toll Gate🚆️🅿️
New Washermanpet🚇️🅿️
Sir Theagaraya College🚇️🅿️
High Court🚇️🅿️
MGR Central (Chennai Central)🚇️🅿️
Government Estate🚇️🅿️
Thousand Lights🚇️🅿️
Little Mount🚆️🅿️
Arignar Anna Alandur🚆️🅿️
Nanganallur Road🚆️🅿️
Chennai International Airport🚆️🅿️

Chennai Metro Blue Line Details

Line colorLine color is for indication purpose only.
Length of linePhysical length (distance between start and end) of Blue line.
44 KM
Active stationsActive and functional stations count of Blue Line.
26 stations
Inactive stationsCount of proposed or under-construction stations for Blue line extension.
No station
Terminal stationsStart and End Stations of Blue Line
Wimco Nagar DepotChennai International Airport
InterchangeNo. of lines connected or interchange count on Blue line.
2 Interchange Stations - MGR Central (Chennai Central), Arignar Anna Alandur,

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Interesting facts about Chennai Metro Blue line

  • Chennai Metro Line 1, also known as the Blue Line, is part of the Chennai Metro. It is the fourth longest metro system in India covering a length of 54 kilometres.
  • This line extends from Chennai International Airport to Wimco Nagar Depot. There are 26 stations in this line, out of which 13 stations are underground and 13 stations are elevated.
  • The first section of Chennai Metro Line 1 from Koyambedu to Alandur was inaugurated on 29 June 2015. The entire Line 1 became operational on May 14, 2017, following the opening of the final section from Little Mount to the airport.
  • Chennai Metro Line 1 operates using standard gauge tracks and uses rolling stock supplied by Alstom.
  • Line 1 has interchange stations with Chennai Metro Line 2 at AG-DMS and Chennai Central.
  • Currently only two lines, Blue Line and Green Line, are operational in Chennai. The Purple Line, Red Line and Orange Line are under construction. These upcoming lines will be partly elevated and partly underground.

Chennai Metro News & Updates 2024

As part of Mahalaxmi Yojana, the government is providing free travel in RTC buses to women. But Mahalakshmi had an impact on Hyderabad Metro. The number of female passengers in the metro is decreasing as women prefer to travel by bus. Chennai Metro officials revealed that the number of metro women passengers, which had crossed 5.5 lakh last year, is currently between 4.8 lakh to 4.9 lakh.
Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has received approval from the Ministry of Defence for a temporary road diversion proposal to facilitate the expansion of Chennai`s metro rail network. The proposal, which involves diverting traffic through Defence land, aims to accommodate construction activities for Phase 2 of Corridor-5 from Madhavaram to Sholinganallur.
Starting next year in Chennai Metro, LCD-based dynamic route map display system with multiple information will be introduced in Metrorail trains running in the 54 km network of Phase I and Phase I Extension project. The new digital display will show the current position of the train, next station, distance between stations and even nearby destinations.
According to Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) officials, the maps will be designed to provide as much information as possible to passengers. In each coach, there are four dynamic maps and four static maps. While static maps will continue to exist, dynamic maps will be replaced by these LED backlit LCD-based dynamic route map display systems. Apart from the current location and landmarks, it will also show which way the door will open.
Chennai Metro Rail adjusts its schedule on March 3, 2024, for Southern Railways line maintenance between Central and Tambaram. Trains will run every 7 minutes from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm, deviating from the usual Sunday schedule, ensuring efficient service amid increased passenger traffic.

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Chennai Metro Blue Line Route FAQs:

𝒜. The Chennai Metro Blue line has total 26 stations which includes elevated, overground, and underground stations.

𝒜. The Chennai Metro Blue line has 2 interchange stations those are connected with other lines of the metro. The name of interchange stations are: MGR Central (Chennai Central), Arignar Anna Alandur, .

𝒜. You should check the official website or offical twitter handle for this information.

𝒜. The length of Chennai Metro Blue Line is 44 KM, and it's terminal stations are Wimco Nagar Depot & Chennai International Airport.

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Top Attractions on Chennai Metro Blue Line

AttractionNearest Metro (Distance)
Armenian ChurchWashermanpet (2 KM)
Fort St GeorgeMannadi (2 KM)
Armenian ChurchMannadi (1 KM)
Fort St. GeorgeMannadi (2 KM)
Fort St GeorgeHigh Court (2 KM)
Armenian ChurchHigh Court (1 KM)
Fort St. GeorgeHigh Court (2 KM)
Government MuseumMGR Central (Chennai Central) (1 KM)
Connemara Public LibraryMGR Central (Chennai Central) (1 KM)
Spencer Plaza MallMGR Central (Chennai Central) (2 KM)
St Andrew's Church (The Kirk)MGR Central (Chennai Central) (1 KM)
Government MuseumGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Sri Parthasarathy TempleGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Kapaleeswarar TempleGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Connemara Public LibraryGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Spencer Plaza MallGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Express Avenue MallGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Fort St GeorgeGovernment Estate (2 KM)
MA Chidambaram StadiumGovernment Estate (1 KM)
Vivekananda HouseGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Parthasarathyswamy TempleGovernment Estate (2 KM)
St Andrew's Church (The Kirk)Government Estate (1 KM)
Fort St. GeorgeGovernment Estate (2 KM)
Marina BeachLIC (2 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueLIC (2 KM)
Government MuseumLIC (1 KM)
Sri Parthasarathy TempleLIC (2 KM)
Kapaleeswarar TempleLIC (1 KM)
Connemara Public LibraryLIC (1 KM)
Semmozhi PoongaLIC (2 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueLIC (2 KM)
Spencer Plaza MallLIC (1 KM)
Express Avenue MallLIC (1 KM)
MA Chidambaram StadiumLIC (1 KM)
Vivekananda HouseLIC (2 KM)
MGR MuseumLIC (2 KM)
Parthasarathyswamy TempleLIC (2 KM)
St Andrew's Church (The Kirk)LIC (2 KM)
Marina BeachThousand Lights (2 KM)
Valluvar KottamThousand Lights (2 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueThousand Lights (0 KM)
Government MuseumThousand Lights (1 KM)
MylaporeThousand Lights (2 KM)
Sri Parthasarathy TempleThousand Lights (2 KM)
Kapaleeswarar TempleThousand Lights (1 KM)
Connemara Public LibraryThousand Lights (1 KM)
Semmozhi PoongaThousand Lights (1 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueThousand Lights (0 KM)
Spencer Plaza MallThousand Lights (0 KM)
Express Avenue MallThousand Lights (1 KM)
MA Chidambaram StadiumThousand Lights (2 KM)
MGR MuseumThousand Lights (1 KM)
Parthasarathyswamy TempleThousand Lights (2 KM)
St Andrew's Church (The Kirk)Thousand Lights (2 KM)
Marina BeachAG DMS (2 KM)
Valluvar KottamAG DMS (1 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueAG DMS (1 KM)
MylaporeAG DMS (2 KM)
Kapaleeswarar TempleAG DMS (2 KM)
Semmozhi PoongaAG DMS (1 KM)
Pondy BazaarAG DMS (1 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueAG DMS (1 KM)
Spencer Plaza MallAG DMS (2 KM)
Express Avenue MallAG DMS (2 KM)
MGR MuseumAG DMS (1 KM)
Marina BeachTeynampet (2 KM)
Valluvar KottamTeynampet (2 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueTeynampet (2 KM)
MylaporeTeynampet (2 KM)
Kapaleeswarar TempleTeynampet (2 KM)
Semmozhi PoongaTeynampet (1 KM)
Pondy BazaarTeynampet (1 KM)
Thousand Lights MosqueTeynampet (2 KM)
MGR MuseumTeynampet (2 KM)
MylaporeNandanam (2 KM)
Semmozhi PoongaNandanam (2 KM)
Pondy BazaarNandanam (1 KM)
Guindy National ParkSaidapet (2 KM)
Guindy National ParkLittle Mount (2 KM)
Guindy National ParkGuindy (1 KM)
St Thomas Mount National ShrineGuindy (2 KM)
Madras War CemeteryGuindy (2 KM)
Guindy National ParkArignar Anna Alandur (2 KM)
St Thomas Mount National ShrineArignar Anna Alandur (1 KM)
Madras War CemeteryArignar Anna Alandur (1 KM)
St Thomas Mount National ShrineNanganallur Road (1 KM)
Madras War CemeteryNanganallur Road (2 KM)
St Thomas Mount National ShrineMeenambakkam (1 KM)
Madras War CemeteryMeenambakkam (2 KM)
Royapuram Fishing HarbourSir Theagaraya College (2 KM)
Kasimedu BeachSir Theagaraya College (2 KM)
Royapuram Fishing HarbourNew Washermanpet (2 KM)
Kasimedu BeachNew Washermanpet (2 KM)
Kasimedu BeachTondiarpet (2 KM)
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