The Chennai Metro Rail plans were started at 2007 , then emerged at 2008 and the execution was started at 2009 . After 6 years of process , The Metro Rail has started its service to people from today (June 29) between Koyembedu and Alandhur . It covers a distance of around 10 Kilometer.
The Chennai Metro Rail System which was launched at the DMK perioid has finally launched by ADMK , Cheif Minister Jayalalitha Today . From 2009 , People at chennai were aware about the Metro Rail by the works happened across the roads , Finally people are happy with it , the Metro rails makes people to avoid traffic at the peak areas Koyembedu , Vadapalani , Asoke Pillar , Ekkattuthangal and Alandhur . The Ticket fare startes from Rs.10 to Rs.40 . Hats of to the Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) for giving life to the Chennai Metro Rail .
As of now there will be 9 Trains running between Koyembedu and Alandhur and the train will halt at each station for 30secs . Each Metro Rail can carry about 1,200 people and it is expected to run about 35km/hour . Here comes the Fare , timing and entire chart of the Chennai Metro Rail ,