Yellow Line (Delhi Metro)

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Yellow Line
(Line 2)
DelhiMetroYellowLine.JPG
Fleets of Yellow line trains are made by Bombardier. Here, an eight-coach train leaves from Patel Chawk Metro Station.
Overview
TypeRapid transit
SystemDelhi Metro
LocaleDelhi, Gurgaon
TerminiSamaypur Badli
HUDA City Centre
Stations37
Operation
Opened20 December 2004
Operator(s)Delhi Metro Rail Corporation
CharacterUnderground and Elevated
Rolling stockMitsubishi-ROTEM
Bombardier MOVIA
Technical
Line length48.8 kilometers (30.3 mi)
Track gaugeBroad gauge
Electrification25 kV, 50 Hz AC Overhead catenary
Route map
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The Yellow Line (Line 2) is a metro rail line of the Delhi Metro, a rapid transit system in Delhi, India. It consists of 37 metro stations from Samaypur Badli in Delhi to HUDA City Centre in the neighbouring city of Gurgaon; the line with a length of 48.8 kilometers (30.3 mi) is mostly underground and has been laid under one of the most congested parts of Delhi. The 4 kilometers (2.5 mi) stretch from Vishwa VidyalayaKashmere Gate, constructed by Kumagai-Skanska-HCC-Itochu Joint Venture (KSHI-JV)[1] is the first section of the underground Delhi Metro line which was opened to public on 20 December 2004. KSHI-JV is a joint venture between Kumagai Gumi, Skanska, Hindustan Construction Company & Itochu.

It is the 3rd longest metro line on the Delhi Metro network; this line covers Outer Delhi, North Delhi, through Central Delhi and South Delhi and finally Gurgaon. The Yellow line has interchanges with the Red, Blue, Violet, Pink and Magenta lines of the Delhi Metro, as well as with the Old Delhi and New Delhi railway stations of the Indian Railways; the Line also connects with the Airport Express Line at New Delhi station. Chawri Bazar metro station is the second deepest station of the Delhi Metro network and is situated about 30 metres (98 ft) below ground level and has 18 escalators.

History[edit]

The following dates represent the dates the section opened to the public, not the private inauguration.

History
Extension date Termini Length Stations
20 December 2004 Vishwa Vidyalaya Kashmere Gate 4 kilometers (2.5 mi) 4
3 July 2005 Kashmere Gate Central Secretariat 7 kilometers (4.3 mi) 6
4 February 2009 Vishwa Vidyalaya Jahangirpuri 6.4 kilometers (4.0 mi) 5
21 June 2010 HUDA City Centre Qutub Minar 14.5 kilometers (9.0 mi) 9
26 August 2010 Chhatarpur[2] 1
3 September 2010 Central Secretariat Qutub Minar[3] 12.53 kilometers (7.79 mi) 9
10 November 2015 Jahangirpuri Samaypur Badli[4] 4.37 kilometers (2.72 mi) 3
Total Samaypur Badli HUDA City Centre 48.8 kilometers (30.3 mi) 37

Stations[edit]


Delhi Metro Yellow Line
Samaypur Badli
Rohini Sector 18, 19
Outer Ring Road
Haiderpur
Jahangirpuri
Adarsh Nagar
Ring Road
Azadpur
Model Town
GTB Nagar
Vishwa Vidyalaya
Vidhan Sabha
Delhi Civil Lines
ISBT Road
Kashmere Gate
BSicon BUS.svg
Chandni Chowk
Chawri Bazar
New Delhi Mainline rail interchange
Rajiv Chowk
Patel Chowk
Central Secretariat
Rajpath
Udyog Bhawan
Race Course
Jor Bagh
Ring railway
INA
Ring Road
AIIMS
Green Park
Hauz Khas
Outer Ring Road
Malviya Nagar
Saket
Mehrauli Badarpur Road
Qutab Minar
Chhatarpur
Sultanpur
Ghitorni
Arjan Garh
Delhi
Haryana
border
Guru Dronacharya
Sikandarpur
MG Road
IFFCO Chowk
BSicon BUS.svg
HUDA City Centre
Yellow Line
# Station Name Phase Opening Interchange

Connection

Station Layout Depot Connection Depot Layout
English Hindi
1 Narela नरेला4 2025  Red Line   Indian Railways 

 Bus Terminal 

Elevated None None
2 DSIDC Industrial Area डीएसआईडीसी औद्योगिक क्षेत्र None
3 Shahpur Garhi शाहपुर गढ़ी
4 Budhpur बुद्धपुर  Feeder Bus 
5 Siraspur सिरसपुर 3 2019  Feeder Bus  At Grade Siraspur Depot At Grade
6 Samaypur Badli समयपुर बादली 10 November 2015  Indian Railways   Bus Terminal  Elevated None None
7 Rohini Sector 18, 19 रोहिणी सेक्टर 18, 19  Feeder Bus 
8 Haiderpur Badli Mor हैदरपुर बादली मोड़
9 Jahangirpuri जहाँगीरपुरी 2 4 February 2009  Bus Terminal  Elevated None None
10 Adarsh Nagar आदर्श नगर  Indian Railways   Feeder Bus 
11 Azadpur आज़ादपुर  Pink Line   Indian Railways 

 Bus Terminal 

12 Model Town मॉडल टाउन  Feeder Bus 
13 GTB Nagar गुरु तेग बहादुर नगर Underground
14 Vishwa Vidyalaya विश्व विद्यालय 1 20 December 2004  Feeder Bus  Underground Vishwa Vidyalaya

Khyber Pass Depot

At Grade
15 Vidhan Sabha विधान सभा None None
16 Civil Lines सिविल लाइन्स
17 Kashmere Gate कश्मीरी गेट  Red Line   Violet Line   ISBT 
18 Chandni Chowk चाँदनी चौक 3 July 2005  Indian Railways 
19 Chawri Bazar चावड़ी बाजार None
20 New Delhi नई दिल्ली  Orange Line   Indian Railways 

 Bus Terminal 

21 Rajiv Chowk राजीव चौक  Blue Line   Bus Terminal 
22 Patel Chowk पटेल चौक  Feeder Bus 
23 Central Secretariat केन्द्रीय सचिवालय  Violet Line   Bus Terminal 
24 Udyog Bhawan उद्योग भवन 2 3 September 2010  Feeder Bus  Underground None None
25 Lok Kalyan Marg लोक कल्याण मार्ग
26 Jor Bagh जोर बाग़
27 INA आई.एन.ए  Pink Line   Feeder Bus 
28 AIIMS एम्स  Feeder Bus 
29 Green Park ग्रीन पार्क
30 Hauz Khas हौज़ खास  Magenta Line   Feeder Bus 
31 Malviya Nagar मालवीय नगर  Feeder Bus 
32 Saket साकेत
33 Qutub Minar क़ुतुब मीनार 21 June 2010  Bus Terminal  Elevated
34 Chhatarpur छत्तरपुर 26 August 2010
35 Sultanpur सुल्तानपुर 21 June 2010 Sultanpur Depot At Grade
36 Ghitorni घिटोरनी  Feeder Bus  None None
37 Arjan Garh अर्जन गढ़
38 Guru Dronacharya गुरु द्रोणाचार्य
39 Sikandarpur सिकन्दरपुर  Rapid Metro Gurgaon   Feeder Bus 
40 MG Road एम जी रोड  Feeder Bus 
41 IFFCO Chowk इफ़्को चौक
42 HUDA City Centre हुडा सिटी सैंटर  Bus Terminal 
43 South City 1 साउथ सिटी 1 4 2025  Feeder Bus  Elevated None None
44 Unitech Cyber Park यूनिटेक साइबर पार्क
45 Gurugram Sector 38 गुरुग्राम सेक्टर 38
46 Subhash Chowk सुभाष चौंक
47 Rajiv Chowk Gurugram राजीव चौक गुरुग्राम
48 Sohna Chowk सोहना चौंक
49 Kabir Chowk कबीर चौंक
50 Urban Estate अर्बन इस्टेट
51 Laxman Vihar लक्ष्मण विहार
52 Gurgaon Railway Station     गुड़गाँव रेल्वे स्टेशन  Indian Railways 

 Bus Terminal 

Train Info[edit]

# Yellow Line
1 Rakes Mitsubishi Hyundai Rotem BEML Bombardier
2 Train Length 8
3 Train Gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) Indian gauge
4 Electrification 25 kV, 50 Hz AC through overhead catenary

OHE

5 Train's Maximum Speed 100 Km/hr
6 Train Operation Delhi Metro

* Towards → Samaypur Badli[edit]

The First Car In The Moving Direction Of Train Is Reserved For Ladies. Male Passengers Are Requested Not To Board The Coach Reserved For Ladies. Doing This Is A Punishable Offence !

North Bound Towards → Samaypur Badli
Yellow Line
General Class Reserved For Ladies
General Coaches First Coach

* Towards ← HUDA City Centre[edit]

The First Car In The Moving Direction Of Train Is Reserved For Ladies. Male Passengers Are Requested Not To Board The Coach Reserved For Ladies. Doing This Is A Punishable Offence !

South Bound Towards ← HUDA City Centre
Yellow Line
Reserved For Ladies General Class
First Coach General Coaches

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.delhimetrorail.com/major-contractors.aspx Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ "Chattarpur station to open today". The Times of India. 26 August 2010. Retrieved 26 August 2010.
  3. ^ "Metro to bridge Delhi-Gurgaon divide today". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 3 September 2010. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  4. ^ "The Jahangirpuri- Samaypur Badli section (Extension of Line-2)". Delhi Metro. Retrieved 9 November 2015.

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