Lucknow Metro Route

The Lucknow Metro is a rapid transit system serving the city of Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, India. Currently Lucknow Metro network has 21 active stations. Find important and useful information like Lucknow Metro route, metro lines, service operation timings, first train, last train, route map, fare chart, top attractions near metro station, metro station nearby, news and more.

OperatorUttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC)
Operation start27 September 2014
Number of lines1 Metro Lines
Train length4 Coaches
No. of stations21 Active Stations
Metro Timings⏱Starting | Ending
06:00 AM | 10:00 PM

◩ Lucknow Metro Lines (Terminal Stations)
Metro linesTerminal stationTerminal station
Red LineCCS INT AirportMunshipulia
  Blue Line (Charbagh Railway StationVasant Kunj

Lucknow Metro Fare Chart

No. of StationsMetro Token FareGoSmart Card Fare
1 StationRs. 10Rs. 9
2 StationsRs. 15Rs. 13.5
3 to 6 StationsRs. 20Rs. 18
7 to 9 StationsRs. 30Rs. 27
10 to 13 StationsRs. 40Rs. 36
14 to 17 StationsRs. 50Rs. 45
18 Stations or moreRs. 60Rs. 54

Please note:

  • Get 10% discount on every journey using GoSmart Card.
  • Tourist Card available in denomination of Rs. 100 (for unlimited travel for 1 day) and Rs. 250 (for unlimited travel for 3 days).
  • Refundable security deposit of Rs. 100 paybale at the time of purchase.

Interesting Facts about Lucknow Metro

  • Lucknow Metro is a Mass Rapid Transit System for the city of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Convenient, fast, cost-effective and an eco-friendly mode of transport.
  • Construction of the line begun on 27 September 2014, which began its commercial operation on 5 September 2017
  • Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has been renamed as Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC).
  • Lucknow metro servcies starts from 06:00 AM (first train) and last train runs at 22:00 PM.
  • LMRC has also provided free RO drinking water, toilets, escalators and lifts at all the stations.
  • WiFi is available at each station with free access for smart card holders.
  • GoSmart Card can be used for non-transport (integrated with Lucknow Metro) transations of Lucknow.
  • GoSmart Card can be used for other Metros of Uttar Pradesh like Kanpur, Varanasi, Meerut, Agra, Allahabad, Gorakhpur and Jhansi).
  • Token Vending Machine (TVM) and Add Value Machine (AVM) have been installed at all the stations.
  • Lucknow metro invites people to become 'Metro Marvels' by registering. This unique initiative that would give you and opportunity to be part of LMRC Family to share joy and pride moments of Lucknow Metro.
  • In January 2017, Hindi film 'Behen Hogi Teri' became the first film to shoot scenes on the metro premises.
  • Lucknow Metro's security is based on a hybrid model. The Uttar Pradesh Police, which has raised a dedicated squad of 393 personnel for this purpose from PAC.
  • The metro could accommodate speeds up to 90 km/h (56 mph) but the typical usage would be at speeds between 32 KM/H to 35 KM/H.
  • The front shape of train shows the spirit of the fabulous Roomi Gate, Bara-Imambara & Asifi Masjid.
  • Train exterior is a tribute to the cultural richness of the city of Lucknow.
  • Fine starts Rs. 50 to upto Rs.5000 or imprisonment. Fine depends of the category of offence.

Lucknow Metro News

In order to curb the COVID-19 spread in the city, Lucknow Metro will be operational till 9 pm and the last metro will depart from Munshipulia and Lucknow Airport Metro. In general circumstances, the last metro used to ply at 10.30 pm.

Initiating the 'Hai Taiyaar Hum' campaign, the UPMRC has released a set of guidelines that would be followed at the metro stations, once operational, in order to minimise the threat of the spread of coronavirus. Setting up various protocols and arrangements to warrant a safe and hygienic travel, the Lucknow Metro is all prepared to hit the tracks as soon as the situation permits!

UPMRC today conducted a special session at Centre of Excellence for Training (CoET) in Metro Depot, Transport Nagar. This special meeting was convened by Shri Kumar Keshav, MD, UPMRC in which various aspects of operational preparedness were discussed in detail for continuity of Metro services post lockdown.

Lucknow Metro FAQs:

𝒜. Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC) operates Lucknow Metro system.

𝒜. First service of Lucknow metro service begins on 27 September 2014.

𝒜. Lucknow metro system has 1 Metro Lines (active/fucntional).

𝒜. Lucknow metro trains have 4.

𝒜. Lucknow metro timings are: 06:00 AM | 10:00 PM.