About A World in Common

‘A World in Common’, a photo exhibition celebrating 10 years of partnership between India and the French Development Agency (AFD), was inaugurated in Kochi on 17 February 2018 in the presence of Honourable Mayor Smt. Soumini Jain, APM Mohammed Hanish, Managing Director of Kochi Metro Rail Limited, Mr Nicolas Fornage, AFD Director for India and […]

Network of networks – Kochi Metro

Kochi Metro Rail Ltd envisages a city that commutes by public transport and is suited for the metropolitan lifestyle, contributing much to the society and nature. Closely following this vision is Kochi Metro, which will soon be the backbone of Kochi’s public transportation network. With channels running far and deep into the outskirts of the […]

KMRL signed pact to install GPS in all private buses in Kochi

“When is the next bus?” conversation would soon be replaced by a few taps and swipes in Kochi. An all-inclusive transportation networking app will answer all your queries on bus timings and routes. It would also enable passengers to plan their day and routes with perfect ease.                 […]

Inauguration of the Second Reach of Kochi Metro

The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri.Pinarayi Vijayan has inaugurated the commercial operations of the second reach of Kochi Metro in the presence of Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister, Shri.Hardeep Singh Puri, KMRL Managing Director Shri. Elias George IAS Opposition Leader Shri. Ramesh Chennithala and State Transport Minister Shri. Thomas Chandy. Prior to the […]

A Glance at the Upcoming Metro Stations: Lissie

  Lissie, named after the famous Mar Augustine Kandathil Memorial Lissie Hospital, is the one metro station among the five stations in the second reach of the Kochi Metro. The station is situated close to the hospital and is 500 meters away from Ernakulam North Railway Station. Lissie is the nearest metro station to reach […]

The Second Reach Gets Safety Clearance

A technical team led by CMRS (Commissioner for Metro Rail Safety) has completed the two-day long inspection of Kochi Metro’s second reach the extends from Palarivattom to Maharajas Stations. The team led by K.A.Manoharan was received by Elias George, Managing Director of KMRL at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on September 25, 2017. On the first day, […]

A Glance at the Upcoming Metro Stations: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

  JLN Stadium is known beyond the nation’s boundaries for its great sporting culture, building a metro station within earshot to the stadium is truly an unerring sense of decision made by KMRL. Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Kochi, locally known as Kaloor International Stadium is a multiple sports stadium that has a seating capacity of 60,000 […]

A Glance at the Upcoming Metro Stations: Kaloor

As the Kochi Metro had already geared up its ride, KMRL is all set for the launch of the second stretch of Phase 1. The second stretch extends from JLN Stadium to Maharajas College with five stations. Let’s take a look at Kaloor, which is expected to become the most happening station of Kochi Metro. […]

Mizhitheliyikkal of Mural Paintings at Changambuzha Park

As part of detailing the theme, a mural art work has been done on the walls of Changambuzha Park station, painted by Yeskay Designs. Changambuzha Park station of Kochi Metro is themed around art, culture, and literature of Kerala. Yeskay Designs was selected through a process where Artist Shri. Kaladharan and Shri. K. Jayakumar IAS […]

Architectural Design Competition for Ferry Terminals of Water Metro

Kochi Metro Rail Limited is organizing an architectural design competition for the upcoming ferry terminals of Kochi Water Metro.  In line with Kochi’s objective of adopting more sustainable mass public transport options, Kochi Water Metro is planning to develop two new ferry terminals at Vyttila and Fort Kochi, the construction of which is expected to […]

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