Metro rail bus fare to be released in the first week of July
Officials of Chennai Metro Rail have mentioned up that the metro rail ticket fare is to be officially announced during the first week of July. The fares could be range Rs. 10 and Rs. 40. Metro rail is constructed in two lines for a distance of 45 kms cost of Rs 20 Crore. In the first phase, metro rail is operated between Koyambedu and Alandur.
Metro rail higher official stated that, “A tariff committee was formed when metro rail work was started in the year 2009. In the present situation, the minimum fare would be fixed at Rs 10. The rates will be based according to the kilometers. The ticket rates will be officially announced during the first week of July. There will no season tickets. It has also been decided to issue tokens and smart cards to the commuters. No concessional tickets will be issued.”