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Metro Railway

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Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata, India
+91 96160 70706
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My child loved it.

In Mumbai we have metro but not underground, so it was exciting one,when we hear metro will run... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
maushami
Kolkata Metro Is The Best.

One of the most useful vehicle is Metro. Kolkata maximum people use this transport to go their... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ranadeep B
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  • Excellent42%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
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“non ac” (32 reviews)
“ac coaches” (23 reviews)
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Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In Mumbai we have metro but not underground, so it was exciting one,when we hear metro will run underground, my husband was waiting to board Kolkata metro train since he saw kahaani movie. We reach kalighat using metro.

Thank maushami
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the most useful vehicle is Metro. Kolkata maximum people use this transport to go their place.

Thank Ranadeep B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the oldest metro india. Connection South to north kolkata. Every 5 to 10 min train is there. morning 7 to night 10pm. Every 2nd train is AC one. Very crowded on office time.

Thank Papin R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cheapest and most effective mode of transport in kolkata. Fares are cheaper than bus especially for short distance and it is the fastest mode of transport to reach places. Journey is comfortable and the stations are neat and clean

Thank Sanjay A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The earliest Metro was started in Kolkatta.The metro takes us across the suburbs quickly away from the chaotic traffic.The metro runs above and under ground.

Thank Prakash N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the metro train from Maidan station to park street and it was just a small ride. The train I took was very old and Non Air conditioned and compared to all new metro's else where in India it looked real bad. I hope...More

Thank EpicureanTales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

train rides are fascinating. I m fond of toy trains like ones in darjeeling or a northeastern railway tour to destinations but metro best for short distances to avoid traffic . kolkata still include metro railways trams and rickshaws unlike other metros. cheap time friendly...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kolkata metro was inaugurated in 1984. Today the route length is 27.22 kms with 24 stations. Some of the rakes are airconditioned and some are non airconditioned. Journey is very smooth. Gates are automated controlled by journey tokens. Almost all stations are equipped with escalators....More

Thank santabhanu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is special as it's the oldest metro in India. First underground Metro railway in India. The fastest mode of transport during peak hours. Though all train compartment are not having AC coaches but still one of the cheapest and best mode of transportation.

Thank ghosh13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

one of the most best transportaion system in kolkata is metro railway..very fast and one of the choicable transportation system,..

Thank 612subhadip
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Sumit S
16 July 2017|
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Response from JayantSathe | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course but you will have to plan in details as during peak hours it's very much crowded the ride is very convenient, enjoyable and very economical also all d best
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shreedevitn
8 November 2016|
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Response from PBC24 | Reviewed this property |
Not as yet. It is under construction.
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