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


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

Official Route Map – click to enlarge and zoom. 

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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 ofCorridor Distance(KMs) Estimated cost without taxes (Rs/Crore) Estimated cost with Central taxes (Rs/Crore) Completion cost with central Taxes (Rs/Crore)
Noida-Gr. Noida Metro 29.707 3684.00 4117.00 5533



Source of Fund With Taxes & Duties
Amount (Rs/Crore) % Of contribution
Equity By GOI 741.50 14.28%
Equity By UP Government 741.50 14.28%
SD for CT by UP Government (50%) 297.50 5.73%
SD for CT by GOI (50%) 297.50 5.73%
Grant By Noida Authority 1000.00 19.25%
Contribution from Noida-Greater Noida 2116.00 40.73%
Total 5194.00 100.00%
Land free by Noida/Greater Noida Authority 339.00
Grand Total 5533.00


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.


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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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