Delhi Metro Violet Line Route Map, Stations, Timings, Nearby Attractions

Delhi Metro proposed to launch the Violet Line in 2010. DMRC announced the launching of a rapid transit system in Delhi that was named a Heritage line between ITO to Kashmere Gate. The line was inaugurated on October 03, 2010, and covered a total distance of 47 KM with a total of 34 metro stations. 

The Violet Line of Delhi Metro covered the major localities of South Delhi, Central Delhi and Faridabad. In 2011, the violet line was extended to Badarpur Metro stations. Then, a new extension was planned in 2018 that covered Raja Nahar Singh Station. Read more about the Delhi Metro Violet Line route map, stations, timings etc. 

Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Highlights

OwnerDelhi Metro
Operated by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)
Station LayoutElevated Platforms 
Located atDelhi
Total Stations24
Major Stations CoveredKashmere GateLal QilaJama MasjidDelhi GateITOMandi House
Operation Date03 April 2010
Interchange StationsKashmere Gate Metro StationCentral Secretariat Metro StationKalkaji Mandir Metro StationMandi House Metro StationLajpat Nagar Metro Station
TimingFirst Train: 05.30 amLast Train: 11.30 pm
ParkingAvailable
Disability AccessYes
Track GaugeBroad Gauge
Maximum Train Speed100 km/hr
Minimum FareRs 10
Maximum FareRs 50
Total Route Length 43.31 km

Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Route Map

Check out the route map of the Delhi Metro Violet line in the section below.

Delhi Metro Violet Line Route Map

Delhi Metro Violet Line Construction Timeline

The violet line was announced as a major stretch of the Delhi Metro in the year 2010. Here is the detailed timeline of the Delhi Metro Violet line:

TimelineDevelopment
October 201015.34-km stretch from Central Secretariat to Sarita Vihar became operational
January 20114.82-km section from Sarita Vihar to Badarpur Border 
June 2015Mandi House to ITO section 
September 2015Fully Elevated Extension from Badarpur Metro Station 
May 2017Section from ITO to Kashmere Gate
November 20183.2-km extension from Escorts Mujesar to Ballabhgarh, Raja Nahar Singh metro stations

Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station Fare

As per the rule, the minimum fare for Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro is Rs 10 and the maximum fare for Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro is Rs 50. The first train starts at 04.30 am and the last metro operated at 11 pm. The frequency of one metro train is in every four to five minutes.

DistanceDelhi Metro Violet Line Fare
Monday to SaturdaySunday and National Holiday 
0 to 2 KmRs 10 Rs 10
2 to 5 KmRs 20Rs 10
5 to 12 KmRs 30Rs 20
12 to 21 KmRs 40Rs 30
21 to 32 KmRs 50Rs 40
More than 32 KmRs 60Rs 50

Delhi Metro Violet Line Stations

The Delhi Metro Violet line covers a total of 43.3 km and connects South Delhi, Central Delhi and Faridabad. A total of 34 metro stations are covered by the metro line. The metro line commences from Kashmere Gate to Raja Nahar Singh. Refer to the table below to know about the stations covered by the Violet Line. 

Station NumberDelhi Metro Violet Line Station
1Kashmere Gate
2Lal Qila
3Jama Masjid
4Delhi Gate
5ITO
6Mandi House
7Janpath
8Central Secretariat
9Khan Market
10Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
11Jangpura
12Lajpat Nagar
13Moolchand
14Kailash Colony
15Nehru Place
16Kalkaji Mandir
17Govindpuri
18Harkesh Nagar Okhla
19Jasola Apollo
20Sarita Vihar
21Mohan Estate
22Tughlakabad
23Badarpur Border
24Sarai
25NHPC Chowk
26Mewla Maharajpur
27Sector 28
28Badkhal Mor
29Old Faridabad
30Neelam Chowk Ajronda
31Bata Chowk
32Escorts Mujesar
33Sant Surdas – Sihi
34Raja Nahar Singh

Delhi Metro Violet Line Interchange Stations

The Violet metro line is operated by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and has been developed as an extension of the Delhi Metro. The metro line has a standard gauge of 1,435 mm and an overhead catenary carrying 25 KW of electricity. 

All the metro trains operated at the Violet line runes at a speed of 100 km/hour. Here you can know about the major interchange stations at Violet Line. 

Delhi Metro Station Violet LineInterchange Stations
Kashmere Gate Metro StationRed Line
Central Secretariat Metro StationYellow Line
Kalkaji Mandir Metro StationMagenta Line
Mandi House Metro StationBlue Line
Lajpat Nagar Metro StationPink Line

Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro FAQs

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

Ans. Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station is operational from 05.30 am to 11.30 pm.

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

Ans. Presently, 11 substations are there in Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station. 

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

Ans. The minimum fare for Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station is Rs 20 and the maximum fare is Rs 35.

  1. What are the key attractions near Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station?

Ans. Red Fort, Jama Masjid & Chandni Chowk are the key attractions near Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station

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

Ans. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) owns the Delhi Metro Violet Line Metro Station.

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