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Mumbai Metro Line 7A (Red Line): Stations, Fare, Route Map, Status, & Timeline

by Roshan
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Mumbai Metro Line 7A (Andheri East – CSIA Terminal 2) metro corridor is 3.17KM Elevated (0.98 km) & Underground (2.915 km). The metro route consists of 2 stations from Andheri East – CSIA Terminal 2. 

Metro corridor 7A is an extension of the Metro 7 line plan. Initially, it was planned to run the metro line between Dahisar and Andheri, but later, the state government decided to extend the metro route. 

The official colour assigned to metro lines 7, 7A, and line 9 is Red which represents under Mumbai Metro Red Line.

Mumbai Metro Line 7A (Dahisar - D.N. Nagar) Stations

Below is the list of stations on Mumbai Metro Line 7A i.e., Andheri East – CSIA Terminal 2 corridor. There are 2 stations on the line, which are Elevated (0.98 km) & Underground (2.915 km).

#Station NameStatusTypeConnections
1Andheri (East)Under ConstructionElevatedInterconnect Mumbai Metro Line 1 – Blue Line and Mumbai Metro Line 7 – Red Line
2Airport ColonyUnder ConstructionElevated
3CSIAUnder ConstructionUndergroundInterconnect Mumbai Metro Line 3 – Aqua Line

Mumbai Metro Line 7A Route Map (Under Construction Line)

Mumbai Metro

Project History and Other Details

Metro Line 7A will be the second underground metro line covering 2.915 km underground, the other being Metro line 3 (Colaba-Bandra-Seepz).

 

Metro Line 3 is the only fully underground twin tunnels metro line in the city, and Metro Line 7A will be the other twin tunnel line in the city that connects to the T2 International Airport.

In 2018, MMRDA received approval from the state government for the extension of Metro Line 7, which extends Andheri to T2 International Airport and Dahisar to Mira-Bhayander.

 

As per the source, The construction for Metro Line 7A was supposed to start by January 2019 but was delayed due to some issues related to fund-sharing issues with airport authorities.

 

MMRDA has awarded the contract to J. Kumar Infrastructure for Metro line 7A. The estimated cost for the extension for Metro lines 7A and 9 is ₹6518 Crore. The civil work began in March 2020 and is expected to complete by December 2021.

 

The Metro Line – 7A (Red Line) route cover 2 stations – Airport Colony (elevated), CSIA (underground)

Project Overview

Project/Metro Name: Andheri East – CSIA Terminal 2

Line Number: 7A

Official Line Color: Red

Status:Under Construction

Distance: 3.17KM

Total Stations: 2 Stations

Depot: Charkop(temporary), Bhayandar(Planned)

Operator: Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)

Project Started: March 2020

Project Completion: Expected to complete by December 2021

Estimated Cost: ₹ 6,518 crore (Metro Lines 7A & 9)

Detailed Project Report (DPR)View Here

Website: https://mmrda.maharashtra.gov.in/metro-line-9#

Ridership Details

Daily Estimated Ridership: 8.47 lakhs/day by 2021 and 11.12 lakhs/day by 2031. (Estimation including Metro Line 9 and 7A)

Metro Timings:

Metro Fare: –

Technical Overview

Track length: 3.17 km 

Track Type: Elevated (0.98 km) & Underground (2.915 km)

Metro Type: Rapid Transit

Number of tracks: 2

Operating Speed: 80km/hr (50mph)

Track gauge: 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge

Electrification: Overhead 25 kV AC

Timeline Mumbai Metro - Line 7A (Red Line)

Timelines Coming Soon