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Mumbai Monorail Route

The Mumbai Monorail is a rapid transit system serving the city of Mumbai in Maharashtra, India. Currently Mumbai Monorail network has 17 active stations. Find important and useful information like Mumbai Monorail 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.

OperatorMumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)
Operation start2 February 2014
Number of lines1 Metro Lines
Train length4 Coaches
No. of stations17 Active Stations
Metro timings⏱ Starting | Ending
06:00 AM | 11:00 PM

Mumbai Monorail Lines & Terminal Stations 2024

Metro linesTerminal stations
Line 1 LineChembur Monorail Sant Gadge Maharaj Chowk Monorail

Mumbai Monorail Route Map 2024

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The ticket prices for the complete 17-station is kept between at Rs 10, Rs 20, Rs 30 and Rs 40 depending upon the distance.

Interesting Facts about Mumbai Monorail

  • Did you know Mumbai Monorail Line 1 is the first monorail line in India?
  • Before the Mumbai Monorail system, Kundala Valley Railway held the distinction as the first monorail system in India. It was later converted to a 2 ft narrow-gauge railway, operating in Kundala Valley, Munnar, Idukki district, Kerala, India.
  • Patiala State Monorail Trainways (PSMT) was the second monorail system in India, running in Patiala from 1907 to 1927. It was a unique rail-guided, partially road-borne railway system.
  • After the second phase was commissioned, Line 1 became the world's sixth-longest monorail corridor.
  • Chief Minister of Maharashtra Vilasrao Deshmukh approved the notification for the construction of Mumbai's first monorail line on 18 August 2008.
  • The foundation stone for the project was initially scheduled to be laid by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on 29 November 2008, but it was postponed following the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
  • The original deadline for the project was set for April 2011.
  • Line 1 was formally inaugurated by Prithviraj Chavan on 1 February 2014, at the Wadala Depot monorail station.
  • The monorail was opened to the public the following day, with the first trip commencing from Wadala Depot at 7:08 am.
  • The first train from the opposite side departed Chembur at 7:10 am.
  • The monorail experienced its first closure on 17 March 2014 due to Holi.

About Mumbai Monorail

  • The Mumbai Metro Monorail was inaugurated on February 1, 2014, and it officially commenced operations on February 2, 2014.
  • The monorail is operated by the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), a government body responsible for infrastructure development in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region.
  • The monorail currently operates on a single line that stretches from Chembur to Wadala in Mumbai.
  • The monorail is designed to integrate seamlessly with other modes of public transportation, including the Mumbai Suburban Railway and Mumbai Metro.
  • The Mumbai Monorail has a capacity to carry over 20,000 passengers per hour per direction. The frequency of trains is approximately every 15 minutes.
  • The entire monorail route covers a distance of about 19.54 kilometers, and the average travel time from Chembur to Wadala is around 25-30 minutes.
  • The monorail runs on an elevated structure for most of its route, providing commuters with a panoramic view of the cityscape.
  • The Mumbai Metro Monorail incorporates eco-friendly features, such as energy-efficient lighting and regenerative braking systems to reduce energy consumption.
  • The MMRDA has ambitious plans for the expansion of the monorail network to connect more areas within the city and enhance overall connectivity.
  • Plans are underway to integrate the monorail with other metro lines, creating a more comprehensive and interconnected mass transit system.

Mumbai Monorail News & Updates 2024

2024-02-26
To celebrate the glorious history of Indian cinema, a unique initiative has been launched to grace Mumbai Metro Line 2B running from Bandra West. Mumbai BJP president and MLA, Advocate Ashish Shelar unveiled a plan to transform the spaces between 355 pillars spanning seven stations from ESIC Nagar to Bandra into a vibrant tribute to Bollywood.
2024-02-22
Mumbai's eagerly awaited underground metro Line 3, passing through the Colaba-Bandra-Seepz route, is set to be partially completed by the middle of this year. Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) managing director Ashwini Bhide told The Indian Express that they have completed 95 per cent, which includes building the tunnel from Aarey to BKC and construction of nine intermediate stations. He estimates that full connectivity will be achieved by February 15-20, allowing integrated trials to begin.
2024-02-20
With Mumbai’s first underground line, traversing the Colaba–Bandra-SEEPZ route, set to be partially complete by the middle of this year, Ashwini Bhide, managing director of the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC), speaks to The Indian Express on how it will augment the city’s public transport systems.
2024-02-14
A detailed project report (DPR) for the extension of Metro 3 underground corridor up to Navy Nagar, Colaba has been finalized by the implementing authority Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC). If the expansion is approved, it will effectively help the corridor gain at least four more stable lines in addition to the lines coming to the environmentally sensitive Aarey.
2024-01-04
Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) has today issued a notice wherein residents living within 50 meters of the upcoming underground Metro Line 3 extending from Colaba-SEEPZ to Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) will now be prohibited from undertaking any redevelopment-like activities. Prior permission is required to be obtained from Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL). MMRC has taken this step to prevent adverse impact on the metro tunnels during development works.

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Mumbai Monorail FAQs

𝒜. Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) operates Mumbai Monorail system.

𝒜. First service of Mumbai Monorail service begins on 2 February 2014.

𝒜. Mumbai Monorail system has 1 Metro Lines (active/fucntional).

𝒜. Mumbai Monorail trains have 4 coaches.

𝒜. Mumbai Monorail timings are: 06:00 AM | 11:00 PM.

Top Attractions of Mumbai City

AttractionNearest Metro (Distance)
Chota KashmirDindoshi (2.4 KM)
Aarey (1.5 KM)
Goregaon East (1.9 KM)
City MallVersova (1.8 KM)
DN Nagar (1.5 KM)
Azad Nagar (1.7 KM)
Andheri (1.5 KM)
Bangur Nagar (2.4 KM)
Goregaon West (1.3 KM)
Oshiwara (0.6 KM)
Lower Oshiwara (0.1 KM)
Andheri West (1.3 KM)
ESIC Nagar (1.7 KM)
Prem Nagar (1.7 KM)
Indira Nagar (1.7 KM)
Clue Hunt MumbaiEastern Express Highway (0.9 KM)
Chembur (0.9 KM)
Diamond Garden (0.9 KM)
Shivaji Chowk (Chembur) (0.9 KM)
BSNL (Govandi) (0.9 KM)
Gorai BeachJhandewalan (113 KM)
Infinity MallVersova (1.8 KM)
DN Nagar (1.5 KM)
Azad Nagar (1.7 KM)
Andheri (1.5 KM)
Bangur Nagar (2.4 KM)
Goregaon West (1.3 KM)
Oshiwara (0.6 KM)
Lower Oshiwara (0.1 KM)
Andheri West (1.3 KM)
ESIC Nagar (1.7 KM)
Prem Nagar (1.7 KM)
Indira Nagar (1.7 KM)
ISKCON TempleDN Nagar (1.7 KM)
Azad Nagar (1.8 KM)
Andheri (1.5 KM)
Andheri West (1.8 KM)
ESIC Nagar (1.4 KM)
Prem Nagar (1.4 KM)
Indira Nagar (1.4 KM)
Nanavati Hospital (0.5 KM)
Khira Nagar (0.5 KM)
Saraswat Nagar (0.5 KM)
Juhu BeachNanavati Hospital (2.2 KM)
Khira Nagar (2.2 KM)
Saraswat Nagar (2.2 KM)
KidzaniaAsalpha (2.3 KM)
Jagruti Nagar (1.7 KM)
Ghatkopar (2.4 KM)
KidZaniaJagruti Nagar (1.9 KM)
Lokhandwala MarketVersova (1.5 KM)
DN Nagar (1.9 KM)
Azad Nagar (2.1 KM)
Andheri (1.8 KM)
Bangur Nagar (2.3 KM)
Goregaon West (1.3 KM)
Oshiwara (0.9 KM)
Lower Oshiwara (0.6 KM)
Andheri West (1.6 KM)
ESIC Nagar (1.9 KM)
Prem Nagar (1.9 KM)
Indira Nagar (1.9 KM)
Mahakali CavesWestern Express Highway (2.3 KM)
Chakala JB Nagar (2.0 KM)
Airport Road (2.2 KM)
Saki Naka (2.4 KM)
Jogeshwari East (2.2 KM)
Mogra (1.7 KM)
Gundavali (2.3 KM)
Mount Mary ChurchSG Barve Marg (1.4 KM)
Kurla (East) (1.4 KM)
Mumbai Film CityMalad West (2.2 KM)
Lower Malad (1.4 KM)
Bangur Nagar (1.8 KM)
Kurar (2.1 KM)
Dindoshi (1.4 KM)
Aarey (1.0 KM)
Goregaon East (2.2 KM)
Phoenix MarketcityAsalpha (1.2 KM)
Jagruti Nagar (1.5 KM)
Ghatkopar (0.9 KM)
Powai LakeChakala JB Nagar (1.8 KM)
Airport Road (1.2 KM)
Marol Naka (0.9 KM)
Saki Naka (1.1 KM)
Asalpha (1.6 KM)
Ghatkopar (1.8 KM)
Red Carpet Wax MuseumAsalpha (2.2 KM)
Jagruti Nagar (1.6 KM)
Ghatkopar (2.3 KM)
Snow WorldAsalpha (1.2 KM)
Jagruti Nagar (1.5 KM)
Ghatkopar (0.9 KM)
Versova BeachVersova (1.2 KM)
DN Nagar (1.9 KM)
Azad Nagar (2.3 KM)
Andheri (1.6 KM)
Andheri West (1.7 KM)
ESIC Nagar (1.2 KM)
Prem Nagar (1.2 KM)
Indira Nagar (1.2 KM)
Nanavati Hospital (1.3 KM)
Khira Nagar (1.3 KM)
Saraswat Nagar (1.3 KM)
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