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Address: Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Underground railway system. Good for going area to area fastly. And fare aslo cheap. Good system....

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Underground railway system. Good for going area to area fastly. And fare aslo cheap. Good system....

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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With great service comes great demand, and great demand comes with higher expectation. This was the first laid metro in India, a dream project of Rail Minister ABA Gani Khan Chowdhury of Congress, now became the smallest metro of India. In last 33 years it was laid within 25 KM which is neither sufficient nor satisfectory. Moreover, technical snag and... More 

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Dhaka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I took the metro from dumdum junction & went upto parl street , the waiting lounge was good enough.the speed was good too. The only problem i had was the non ac coaches.It increases the cabin temperature as well as the noise. Otherwise it is good if you need quick & decent ride.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Clean, comfortable, cheap, environmentally friendly, on-time transportation -- what's not to like? I have used the Kolkata Metro periodically from its very early days, and I prefer the Metro over all other public transport systems in Kolkata, even if it means I have to walk some distance to get to the Metro stop(s). Hope the additional lines being built or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lifeline for Kolkatians .The old workhorse is still being maintained. Ticket rates are meagre starting from Rs.5. If you are within range of a metro station just take a ride to your destination and beat the overground traffic. I rode with my 6 year old kid from Central to Rabindra Sadan and again from Esplanade to Central 2 days... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it is one of the oldest metro in india .it connect the various railway station and metro station from new goria to dumdum.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ,along with our family members and friend travelled from New-Garia to Dum Dum and our journey was really enjoyable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With around lakhs of people taking ride in the metro daily the metro rail is one of the busiest public transport.The north south metro is the most used one. Two types of coaches are normally there AC and Non AC.

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Calcutta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Metro Railway Kolkata is country's First and oldest metro railway. At present it runs from Noapara/Dumdum to Kabi Subhas(New Garia). It was strted in the year 1984. It is the best conveyance in Kolkata. It runs through the center of Kolkata. Maximum track is through underground. Peolple who visit Kolkata must ride the metro. It is first and time bound.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kolkata Metro is one of the oldest and the only underground rapid metro rail system in India which is run by Indian railways.The metro service became the heartline of now a days kolkata's lifestyle.You must have to take an ride of it otherwise you will missed something special.

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