Metro Line 3 - Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ (Fully Underground)

Metro Line 3 - Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ (Fully Underground)

  • Metro Line 3 Colaba – Bandra - SEEPZ is 32.50 km long and fully underground with 27 stations. It connects major CBDs of Nariman point and Bandra-Kurla Complex, Domestic and International Airport and industrial areas of MIDC and SEEPZ.
  • Connects various areas in island city that are not served by Suburban Railways i.e. Kalbadevi, Worli, Prabhadevi, Airport area and Andheri (E).
  • The project is funded by Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) who will provide loan assistance to the tune of Rs. 13,235 cr. The rest of the expenditure will be made available by Govt. of India, Govt. of Maharashtra/ MMRDA in the form of equity and subordinate debt and funds from MIAL.

Project Features

S.N. Particulars Details
1 Route Length 32.5 km (Fully Underground)
2 Total stations

27 Nos. (26 U/g + 1 at grade)

3 Headway 3/2.5 minutes
4 Train /Platform Length 8 car train/185 m
5 Car Shed Aarey Colony – 30 Ha
6 Depth of Tunnel Approximately 15-20 m. ( Below Ground)
7 EIRR 17.93 %
8 FIRR 2.17%
9 Estimated Ridership 2021 – 13 lakhs per day  (PHPDT – 39,000) 2031 – 17 lakhs per day  (PHPDT – 42,000)
10 Train carrying capacity 6 car – 1,792 passengers 8 car – 2,406 passengers
11 Interchange facilities
  1. Metro Line 1: Marol Naka.
  2. Metro Line 2: Income tax station (BKC).
  3. Western Railway : Churchgate, Grant Road,  Mumbai Central, Mahalaxmi & Mahim.
  4. Central Railway: CST.
  5.  Monorail : Sant Ghadge Maharaj Chowk.

 

Details of Project

Project Name Colaba – Bandra – SEEPZ Metro Corridor (Fully Underground)
Format Engineering, Procurement  and Construction (EPC)
Project Implementing Agency Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation
SPV MMRCL shall convert into joint ownership (50:50) a SPV of Govt. of India (GoI) & Govt. of Maharashtra (GoM) on similar patters as for Delhi Metro, Bangalore Metro, Chennai Metro and Kochi Metro.
Total project completion cost Rs. 23,136 cr.
JICA Loan Rs. 13,235 cr.
Implementation period 2013-14 to 2019-20

Stations from Colaba to Seepz –

1) Cuffe Parade 15) Dadar Metro
2) Vidhan Bhavan 16) Shitladevi Temple
3) Churchgate Metro 17) Dharavi
4) Hutatma Chowk 18) Bandra Metro
5) CST Metro 19) Vidyanagri
6) Kalbadevi 20) Santacruz
7) Girgaon 21) CSIA (Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport) (Domestic)
8) Grant Road Metro 22) Sahar Road
9) Mumbai Central Metro 23) CSIA (Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport) (International)
10) Mahalaxmi Metro 24) Marol Naka
11) Science Museum 25) MIDC
12) Acharya Atre Chowk 26) SEEPZ
13) Worli 27) Aarey Depot Station (Within depot premises)
14) Siddhivinayak  

 

Project Status

  • The Central Cabinet accorded approval for the project on 27th June 2013. 
  • Loan Agreement signed by JICA on 17th Sept 2013
  • The project is notified under Metro Act by MoUD on 18th Sept 2013.
  • The process for appointing General Consultant (GC) and Pre-Qualification of contractor for civil works is in progress.

 

METRO LINE - 3 ALIGNMENT MAP