At a Glance
- Elevated world class modern Metro stations.
- Feeder Bus Services are available at the Metro stations.
- Eco friendly design of Rolling Stock (Metro Train) which reduces fuel consumption and pollution.
- Parking facilities at Metro stations.
- Ultra-modern and innovative coaches which display the art and culture of Lucknow.
- Commuters-friendly stations with lifts, escalators and automatic fare collection (AFC) machines.
- Spaces are designated in every metro train for the convenience of wheelchair users, passengers with baby prams or baggage within the specified size limit.
- Automatic ticket vending machines which reduce time of commuters in queues and counters.
- 24x7 toll free helpline number for the assistance and enquiry of passengers and public.
Salient Features of the Train
- The trains have design speed of 90 kmph & schedule speed of 32 to 35km per hour with dwell time/stoppage of 30 seconds per station and design headway of 100 second.
- Train exterior is a tribute to the cultural richness of the city of Lucknow.
- Exterior livery in golden color is inspired by the Chikankari craftsmanship.
- The front shape of train shows the spirit of the fabulous Roomi Gate, Bara-Imambara & Asifi Masjid.
- Blending of black color in front of car is inspired from modern feel of Hazaratganj.
Design Criteria of Trains
- Train cars for LMRC are energy efficient, reliable and better comfort to passengers in terms of riding quality, lower-noise level and environment friendly.
- Body shell of cars made of stainless steel are lightweight.
- Highly energy efficient Trains with LED lighting and regenerative braking to feed the energy back to overhead electrical energy system during braking
- All systems monitored & selectively controlled by a microprocessor based Train Control & Management System.
- Low noise inside trains, wide passenger doors and inter-car gangways for easy passenger movement,
- Ergonomically designed handrail & grab handle system for easy & confortable standing,
- Soothing Public Announcement system with all around visible Display System inside car as well a side & front of trains, digital passenger information display panels,
- Large windows & scrachproof stainless steel bucket type seats for confortable sitting.
- The station name display inside trains is also in Urdu language in addition to Hindi & English.