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Chennai Metro Route – Find Nearby Hospitals at Every Stop

The Chennai Metro has become a vital transportation system for residents and visitors of Chennai, Tamil Nadu. As the metro network continues to expand across the city, it provides greater access to medical care by connecting major hospitals and healthcare facilities. This guide provides an overview of the metro lines and stations, with a focus on highlighting nearby hospitals and medical centers accessible from each stop.

Whether you are a daily metro commuter or visiting Chennai for the first time, this guide will help you locate hospitals and medical care close to metro stations. Having quick access to healthcare, especially in case of an emergency, gives metro riders added peace of mind while traveling. The tables outline each metro line and every operational station, along with major hospitals within proximity.

With metro-connected medical care, residents and visitors in Chennai can have confidence in getting around the city efficiently while still having access to quality healthcare. This guide makes it easy to find medical treatment across Chennai using its ever-growing metro as your transportation. Continue reading to learn which hospitals and medical facilities provide care near every metro station.

Chennai Metro Quick Facts

  • Owner: Chennai Metro Rail Limited (a joint venture of the Government of Tamil Nadu and the Government of India)
  • Cities Served: Chennai
  • Operational Lines: 2
  • Lines Under Construction: 4
  • Number of Stations: 43
  • Headquarters: Koyambedu
  • Opened: June 29, 2015
  • Operating Hours: 5:00 am to 11:00 pm
  • Fares: ₹10 to ₹50

Chennai Metro Route Map

The Chennai Metro currently operates on two lines – the Blue Line and the Green Line. Four additional lines – Purple, Orange, Red, and Inter-Corridor are under construction.

Key Facts

  • Construction on the Chennai Metro began in 2009. The first line, the Blue Line, opened in June 2015.
  • With a length of 54 km, it is the 4th longest metro system in India.
  • The trains run on elevated viaducts and underground tunnels, with no at-grade crossings.
  • The metro uses standard gauge tracks and overhead power lines carrying 25 kV AC.

Chennai Metro Map Nearby Hospitals in Chennai

Blue Line

Station NameInterchange/ConnectionsNearby Hospitals
Wimco Nagar DepotChennai Suburban Railways
Wimco NagarChennai Suburban Railways
TiruvottriyurBus TerminusTiruvottiyur Government Hospital
Tiruvottriyur Theradi
TollgateBus Terminus
New WashermanpetNew Washermanpet General Hospital
Sir Theagaraya College
WashermanpetChennai Suburban RailwaysWashermanpet General Hospital
MannadiGovernment General Hospital
High CourtBus Terminus
Puratchi Thalaivar Dr M.G. Ramachandran CentralGreen Line, Inter Corridor Line, Chennai Central Railway Station, Chennai Park Suburban, Chennai Moore Market Suburban
Government EstateInter Corridor Line
LICInter Corridor LineApollo Specialty Hospital
Thousand LightsInter Corridor Line, Purple Line
AG – DMSInter Corridor Line
TeynampetInter Corridor LineApollo Hospital
NandanamInter Corridor Line, Orange Line
SaidapetInter Corridor Line
Little MountInter Corridor Line
GuindyInter Corridor Line, Chennai Suburban RailwaysApollo Children’s Hospital
Arignar Anna AlandurInter Corridor Line, Green Line, Red Line
Nanganallur RoadInter Corridor Line
MeenambakkamInter Corridor Line, Chennai Suburban Railways
Chennai International AirportInter Corridor Line, Chennai Suburban Railways, Chennai International Airport
PallavaramInter Corridor Line
Kothandam NagarInter Corridor Line
ChromepetInter Corridor LineJain Multispeciality Hospital
Mahalakshmi ColonyInter Corridor Line
Thiru.Vi.Ka.NagarInter Corridor Line
TambaramInter Corridor LineSaravanan Hospitals
IrubuliyurInter Corridor Line
PeerkankaranaiInter Corridor Line
PerungalathurInter Corridor Line
VandalurInter Corridor Line
Arignar Anna Zoological ParkInter Corridor Line, Purple Line
KilambakkamInter Corridor Line, Bus Terminus, Purple Line

Green Line

Station NameInterchange/ConnectionsNearby Hospitals
Puratchi Thalaivar Dr M.G. Ramachandran CentralInter Corridor Line, Chennai Central Railway Station, Chennai Park Suburban, Chennai Park Town MRTS
EgmoreChennai Egmore Railway Station, Chennai Suburban Railways
Nehru Park
Kilpauk Medical CollegePurple LineKilpauk Medical College Hospital
Pachaiyappa’s College
Shenoy NagarVenkatesh Hospital
Anna Nagar EastSIMS Hospital
Anna Nagar Tower
ThirumangalamRed LineSree Saraswathi Medical Centre
Koyambedu Depot
Puratchi Thalaivi Dr. J. Jayalalithaa CMBTRed Line, Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus
VadapalaniOrange LineVijaya Hospital
Ashok NagarApollo Spectra Hospital
EkkattuthangalFortis Malar Hospital
Arignar Anna AlandurInter Corridor Line, Red Line
St. Thomas MountRed Line, Chennai Suburban Railways, MRTSApollo Specialty Hospital

Purple Line

Station NameInterchange/ConnectionsNearby Hospitals
Madhavaram Milk ColonyRed Line
Thapal Petti
Murari Hospital
Perambur Market
PeramburChennai Suburban RailwaysPerambur Government Hospital
AyanavaramBus Terminus
Perambur Barracks Road
Doveton Junction
Purasaiwakkam High Road
Kilpauk Medical CollegeGreen LineKilpauk Medical College Hospital
ChetpetChennai Suburban Railways
Sterling Road Junction
NungambakkamApollo Specialty Hospital
Thousand LightsBlue Line
Royapettah Government HospitalRoyapettah Government Hospital
Radhakrishnan Road
ThirumayilaiChennai Suburban Railways, Orange Line
MandaiveliBus Terminus
Greenways Road
Adyar Junction
AdyarBus TerminusAdyar Cancer Institute
Indira Nagar
ThiruvanmiyurChennai Suburban RailwaysSRM Hospital
Tharamani Link Road
Nehru Nagar
PerungudiMamallan Hospital
PTC Colony
Okkiyam Thoraipakkam
SholinganallurRed LineSri Ramachandra Medical Centre
Sholinganallur Lake
Sri Ponniamman Koil
Sathyabama University
St. Joseph’s College
Gandhi Nagar
Sipcot 1
Sipcot 2

Orange Line

Station NameInterchange/ConnectionsNearby Hospitals
Foreshore Estate Road
Kutchery Road
ThirumaylaiChennai Suburban Railways MRTS, Purple Line
AlwarpetLifeline Hospital
Bharathidasan Road
Adyar Gate Junction
NandanamBlue Line
Natesan Park
Panagal Park
KodambakkamChennai Suburban RailwaysVijaya Hospital
Meenakshi CollegeMeenakshi Mission Hospital
Power House at Damro
VadapalaniGreen LineVijaya Hospital
SaligramamApollo Specialty Hospital
Avichi School
Alwarthiru NagarRed Line
ValasaravakkamRed Line
KarambakkamRed Line
Alapakkam JunctionRed Line
Porur JunctionRed LineApollo Hospital
Chennai Bypass Crossing
Ramachandra HospitalRamachandra Hospital
IyyapanthangalBus Depot
Mullai Thottam
PoonamalleeBus TerminusPoonamallee Government Hospital
Poonamallee Bypass

Red Line

Station NameInterchange/ConnectionsNearby Hospitals
Madhavaram Depot
Madhavaram Milk ColonyPurple Line
Venugopal Nagar
Assisi Nagar
Velmurugan Nagar
Madhavaram Mofussil Bus TerminalBus Terminus
Shastri Nagar
Retteri Junction
Kolathur Junction
Srinivasa Nagar
VillivakkamChennai Suburban Railways
Villivakkam Bus TerminusBus Terminus
Anna Nagar DepotBus Terminus
ThirumangalamGreen LineSree Saraswathi Medical Centre
Kendriya Vidyalaya
Kaliammankoil Street Junction
Puratchi Thalaivi Dr. J. Jayalalithaa CMBTGreen Line, Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminal
Grain Market
Sai NagarBus Stop
Elango NagarBus Stop
AlwarthirunagarOrange Line
ValasaravakkamOrange Line
KarambakkamOrange Line
Alapakkam JunctionOrange Line
Porur JunctionOrange LineApollo Hospital
Sathya Nagar
Chennai Trade Centre
Butt Road
Arignar Anna AlandurBlue Line, Green Line, Inter Corridor Line
St. Thomas MountGreen Line, Chennai Suburban RailwaysApollo Specialty Hospital
AdambakkamChennai Suburban Railways
PuzhuthivakkamChennai Suburban RailwaysDr. Mehta’s Hospital
Medavakkam Koot Road
Kamaraj Garden Street
Medavakkam Junction
Global HospitalGlobal Hospital
SholinganallurPurple LineSri Ramachandra Medical Centre
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