Mumbai Metro Transforming Transport: Contributing Toward an Equitable, Safer, and Cleaner City

Publication | June 2021

This book discusses the paradigm shift and benefits that the Mumbai Metro can bring in the public transportation scenario for millions of people in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region.

  • US$26.00 (paperback)

Mumbai is the financial capital of India and one of the world's most densely populated cities. The Mumbai Metro will provide equal access for all to a modern, comfortable, and high-quality daily commuting transport option. It will feature safety designs (especially for the vulnerable sectors), ease traffic congestion, and reduce vehicular emissions, thereby contributing toward making Mumbai a more equitable, safer, and cleaner city.


  • Executive Summary
  • Transporting through Mumbai’s History
  • Breathing New Life into the City
  • Contributing toward an Equitable City
  • Contributing toward a Safer City
  • Contributing toward a Cleaner City
  • Financial Sustainability
  • Lessons from Other Metro Systems
  • Public Transportation in the COVID-19 Era
  • Conclusion

Additional Details

  • Transport
  • Urban transport
  • Rail transport
  • India
  • 96
  • 8.5 x 11
  • SPR210179
  • 978-92-9262-849-9 (print)
  • 978-92-9262-850-5 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9262-851-2 (ebook)

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