REVISED FARE STRUCTURE OF METRO RAILWAY, KOLKATA w.e.f 07.11.2013
1.Revised Zones and Fares:
The following shall be the revised zones and fare for a single journey tokens as well as for a Smart Card w.e.f. 07.11.2013:
0 – 5
> 5 – 10
> 10 – 15
> 15 - 20
> 20 – 25
> 25 – 30
2.Existing Minimum Multi Ride (MMR), Limited Multi Ride (LMR), General Multi Ride (GMR) and Extended Multi Ride (EMR) shall be withdrawn w.e.f. 07.11.2013.
Only one type of Smart Card (General Smart Card) shall be available in the system /.Recharge Value of the Smart Card (₹)
Ride Value (₹)
New Tourist Smart Cards shall be introduced w.e.f. 07.11.2013. Type of Tourist Smart Card and details thereof are as under:
Types of Tourist Smart Card
Cost of Smart Card (₹)
Security Deposit (refundable) (₹)
No. of rides permitted
Card – I
Unlimited rides in one day
Card – II
Unlimited rides in three days
3.Journey shall be permitted with the existing Store Value Smart Cards as per the revised fare, w.e.f. 07.11.2013.
4.The minimum balance in a Smart Card shall be ₹25.00 i.e. the maximum fare for a single journey with new fares on Metro Railway, Kolkata.
5.No General Multi Ride Card will be in existence with the introduction of new fare structure except Student Smart Card.
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6.Student Card holders will enjoy the remaining rides as usual, till exhaustion of the rides due. Further recharging will be done as per the new fare structure with concession @ 60%, as per Railway Board’s existing policy.
7.Issue of new Student Smart Cards will be done with the existing concession of 60% as per the following table, in addition to the Security Deposit amount of ₹60.00.
Amount to be paid for MST (40 rides)
Amount to be paid for QST (80 rides)
8.As regards to RTC Card (issued to Hon’ble MLAs/MLCs), the holders shall enjoy the remaining value on their Cards on revised fare. On consumption of balance amount, it will be further recharged as per the new fare structure.
9.The fares of each journey will be the same for Tokens as well as for Smart Cards.
10.A 10% bonus on flat rate shall be allowed for issuing and recharging of General Smart Cards.
11.Existing General Smart Card holders shall be able to recharge their Cards @ ₹100.00, ₹200.00, ₹300.00, ₹500.00 and ₹1000.00 up to a maximum card balance of ₹5000.00 on each Smart Card. All such cards shall remain valid for 365 days from the date of purchase or recharge.
12 Refund on all type of cards will be made as per the system in vogue.
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