Bangalore Metro Timings

Bangalore Metro, also known as Namma Metro, is more than just public transportation; it's Bengaluru's solution to growing commuting demands.

Get all the information you need on Bangalore Metro train timings. Know the first and the last train timing of Namma Metro.

Bangalore Metro Timings and Frequency

Namma Metro trains in Bangalore for Purple and Green Line runs as per the below schedule:

Day of the WeekTimingsFrequency
Monday to Friday5:00 AM to 11:00 PMEvery 5 to 6 minutes
2nd and 4th Saturdays & Public Holidays5:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Every 7 to 8 minutes
1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays5:00 AM to 11:00 PMEvery 5 to 6 minutes
Sundays7:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Every 7 to 8 minutes

Monday to Friday

2nd and 4th Saturdays & Public Holidays

1st, 3rd, and 5th Saturdays


In case there is any surge in travel demand, additional trains from select metro stations will be operated.

The first phase of Bangalore Metro was started in the year 2011. The second phase is still under construction. There are 42 stations in the first phase in two routes - the purple line and the green line.

Line-1 | Purple Line
05:00 AM07:00 AM
Mysore Road05:00 AM07:00 AM
Nadaprabhu Kempegowda
05:34 AM07:34 AM

Line-2 | Green Line

Nagasandra05:00 AM07:00 AM
Yelachenahalli06:20 AM
08:20 AM
Nadaprabhu Kempegowda05:46 AM
07:46 AM
Yeshwantpur05:21 AM
07:21 AM

Bangalore's Namma Metro First Train Timings

Know the first and last train timings of Namma Metro and reach your destination on time. Here is a list of Metro train timings to and from different parts of Bengaluru. Namma Metro is India's 4th largest metro network. Namma Metro is the lifeline of Bengaluru, feeding lakhs of people per day.

StationFirst TrainLast Train
05:00 AM11:00 PM
Mysore Road05:00 AM11:00 PM
Nadaprabhu Kempegowda05:46 AM11:46 PM
Nagasandra05:00 AM11:00 PM
Yelachenahalli05:20 AM11:20 PM
Yeshwantpur05:21 AM11:21 PM

The lifeline of Bengaluru

Bangalore Metro Map

Bangalore Metro Map

Bangalore Metro Route

The Purple line starts from Baiyyapanahalli and goes on till Mysore Road. The Green line starts from Nagasandra and goes on till Yelachenahalli. Namma Metro rail operates doubled coaches to six from three to ferry more commuters on the east-west Purple Line. Namma metro link to KGIA (Bengaluru) international airport.

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Purple Line Stations' List

Green Line Stations' List

Frequently Asked Questions About Bangalore Namma Metro

What time does Bangalore Metro start?

Considering the lockdown situation, Bangalore Metro starts at 8:00 AM (Monday to Friday) and 10:00 AM on Sundays, General Holidays, 2nd and 4th Saturdays.

Is Metro available in Bangalore tomorrow?

Due to lockdown, Bangalore's Namma Metro service is available during from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM and 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM (Monday to Friday and 1st and 3rd Saturdays) and from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (Sundays, General Holidays, 2nd and 4th Saturdays).

Is Metro Operational in Bangalore?

Bangalore Metro is partially operational. Due to the COVID-19 situation, lockdown has been imposed and as a result Bangalore Metro service is limited.

Is it Safe to travel by Metro in Bangalore?

Many people are reluctant about travelling on public transportation, but experts have confirmed that the risk is negligible. In fact, working at an office which has been open for months poses a greater health danger than using Namma Metro!

Is Green Line Metro open in Bangalore?

Yes, the Nagasandra-Silk Institute (Green line) is open. The first train starts from 8:00 AM and the last train is at 8:00 PM.

Is Purple Line Metro running today in Bangalore?

Yes, the Baiyappanahalli-Mysuru Road (Purple line) is open. The first train starts from 8:00 AM and the last train is at 8:00 PM.

What time does Bangalore Metro start on Sunday?

Bangalore Metro starts at 10:00 AM on Sunday (this is because of the COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown scenario).

Is Metro Card compulsory in Bangalore?

Bengaluru Metro rail has made it compulsory for commuters to use their recharged smart cards loaded with money at least once in the initial seven days after a recharge or balance amount will relapse.

What is not allowed in Bangalore Metro?

The list of things not allowed in Bangalore Metro includes dangerous items like arms, ammunition and explosives. Sharp objects are also banned from the metro as well as tools that do not adhere to specifications. Flammable materials such as gasoline or matches cannot be carried on trains either nor can offensive articles including unsealed meat and fish which fall under this category. Pets too cannot enter these spaces because they may disturb other passengers.

Can we carry alcohol in Bangalore Metro?

Bangalore Metro has banned alcohol. New rules for passengers of Namma metro include no liquor bottles or packets. The recent change is a part of the fire and safety measures taken by BMRCL, Bangalore's metro railway that manages public transportation in Bengaluru city.

Does Bangalore Metro accept cash?

Yes, cash is accepted at all the Namma Metro staitons' ticket counters.

How can I travel in Bangalore Metro?

Those traveling on the Bangalore Metro usually have the option of purchasing Smart Tokens or Smart Cards. However, token sales at counters are suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic. To purchase a single trip smart card instead, head over to one of the ticket counters and vending machines.

How much is a 30 day Metro pass in Bangalore?

The Varshik (Stored Value Ticket) costs only Rs. 100 and can then be recharged from Rs. 50 to as much Rs. 1,500.