Chennai Metro Update: 85.50 lakhs passengers recorded to have travelled in October, 2023

Chennai Metro has always endeavoured to provide the people of Chennai a safe, efficient and a reliable travel partner, thus the ridership continues to increase as per the following details given below.

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The ridership details from January to October 2023 are as follows:

Sr. No.MonthTotal number of passengers travelled
1January, 202366,07,458
2February, 202363,69,282
3March, 202369,99,341
4April, 202366,85,432
5May, 202372,68,007
6June, 202374,06,876
7July, 202382,53,692
8August, 202385,89,977
9September, 202384,37,182
10October, 202385,50,030

October 20, 2023 recorded the highest passenger flow for the month, with 3,60,743 passengers. Total number of passengers utilised services for October, 2023.

Sr. No.Type of Ticketing ServiceTotal number of passengers travelled
1Travel Card42,16,831
2Online QR2,07,097
3Static QR96,913
4Paper QR25,52,323
8Group Ticketing7,928
9NCMC Singara Chennai Card6,53,161

CMRL offers a 20% discount on all ticketing (Metro Travel Card, Mobile QR Code ticketing – Single, Return, Group Tickets and Q.R Trip passes, Whatsapp and Paytm). Passengers can now also book their tickets through CMRL Whatsapp Ticketing System (+91 83000 86000) and paytm also.

Source: CMRL- Press Release | Image Credit (representational): CMRL