Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line – Map, Route, Timings, Fare, Stations

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Delhi Airport Orange Line was inaugurated on February 2011 and covers a total of six stations. The metro line is also known as the Airport line and has three interchange lines at different locations. This is one of the first public-private partnerships between DMRC and private players. The Delhi Airport Orange Line is spread over a total distance of 23 KM and starts from Shivaji Stadium and goes upto Dwarka Sector 21.

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Highlights

Refer to the table below to know about the major highlights of the Delhi Metro Orange Line. 

OwnerDelhi Metro
Operated by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)
Station LayoutUnderground Platforms 
Located atDelhi
StationsNew Delhi Metro StationShivaji Stadium Metro StationDhaula Kuan Metro StationDelhi Aerocity Metro StationIGI Airport Metro Station
Interchange StationsDwarka Sector 21: Blue LineNew Delhi: Yellow LineDhaula Kuan Station:Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus Station on Pink Line
TimingFirst Train: 04.45 amLast Train: 11.40 pm
ParkingAvailable
Disability AccessYes
Track GaugeBroad Gauge
Maximum Train Speed100 km/hr
Minimum FareRs 10
Maximum FareRs 60
Total Route Length 23 km

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Stations

Refer to the table below to know about the Delhi Airport Metro Orange line station in the table below. 

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Station NameInterconnecting Metro Station/LineLayout of the Metro Station
New Delhi Metro StationNew Delhi Railway Station/ Yellow Line of Delhi MetroUnderground
Shivaji Stadium Metro StationNoneUnderground
Dhaula Kuan Metro StationPink Line (Connects at Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus)Elevated
Delhi Aerocity Metro StationSilver Line Metro (Phase 4 under construction)Underground
IGI Airport Metro StationIGI Airport T3Underground
Dwarka Sector 21 Metro StationBlue Line (Connects at Dwarka Sector 21)Underground

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Route Map

The Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line covers a distance of 23 km with a total of six distances. The total time to cover this is 21 minutes with a total of 3 interchange stations. Get the detailed route map here for the Orange metro line. 

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Route Map

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Timings

The first train of the Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line starts at 04. 45 am and the last train of the metro line is at 11.40 pm. The following table can be checked to know about the airport metro timings. 

Airport Metro Timings
Peak Hours (Every 10 Minutes)Dwarka Sector 21 (07:30-19:30)New Delhi (8:00-20:00)
Non-Peak Hours (Every 15 minutes)05:15-07:3019:30-23:1505:30-08:0020:00-23:30
First Train04:4504:45
Second Train05:1505:30
Last Train23:1523:40

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Nearest Attraction

The Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line is nearest to a lot of attractions located within few distances. The table mentioned below can be checked to know about the nearest attractions along with the total distance. 

AttractionNearest StationDistance from Nearest Station (Km)
Gurudwara Bangla SahibShivaji Stadium0.5
Sacred Heart CathedralShivaji Stadium0.5
Jantar MantarShivaji Stadium1
Janpath MarketShivaji Stadium1.1
Connaught PlaceShivaji Stadium0.8
Cathedral Church of the RedemptionShivaji Stadium1.9
Mughal Gardens (Rashtrapati Bhavan)Shivaji Stadium2.5
Rashtrapati Bhavan MuseumShivaji Stadium2.1
Kali BariShivaji Stadium1.6
Birla MandirShivaji Stadium1.3

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line Fares

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line fares have been announced by the competent authorities. The minimum fare is Rs 10 for all the stations while the maximum fare goes upto Rs 60. The fare is calculated based on the distance covered by the metro. Here in the table below you can know about the different fares for the Airport line of Delhi Metro. 

StationNew DelhiShivaji StadiumDhaula KuanDelhi AerocityIGI AirportDwarka Sec 21
New DelhiRs 10Rs 20Rs 40      Rs 50Rs 60Rs 60
Shivaji StadiumRs 20Rs 10Rs 20      Rs 30Rs 50Rs 60
Dhaula KuanRs 40Rs 20Rs 10      Rs 20Rs 30Rs 50
Delhi AerocityRs 50Rs 30Rs 20      Rs 10Rs 20Rs 30
IGI AirportRs 60Rs 50Rs 30      Rs 20Rs 10Rs 20
Dwarka Sec 21Rs 60Rs 60Rs 50      Rs 30Rs 20Rs 10

Delhi Airport Metro Orange Line FAQs

  1. What is the timing of the Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station?

Ans. Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station is operational from 06 am to 11 pm.

  1. How many stations are there in Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station?

Ans. Presently, 6 substations are there in Delhi Metro Orange Line Station. 

  1. What is the minimum fare of Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station?

Ans. The minimum fare for Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station is Rs 10 and the maximum fare is Rs 25.

  1. What are the major stations under Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station?

Ans. New Delhi Metro Station, Shivaji Stadium Metro Station, Dhaula Kuan Metro Station, Delhi Aerocity Metro Station and IGI Airport Metro Station under Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station.

  1. Who owns the Delhi Metro Orange Line Metro Station?

Ans. DMRC owns the Delhi Metro Orange Line metro station. 

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