New Delhi Transport Guide

The capital city of India has developed a highly efficient public transport system. The 4 main options for public transportation in New Delhi are the bus, metro, taxis and auto-rickshaws.

How to get around New Delhi

New Delhi city’s metro system is hyped as Asia’s best rapid transit system. It is fast, efficient, cheap and environmentally friendly. Currently there are 6 lines around the city covering many stations. The most comfortable way to get around New Delhi is by taxi; however it’s also the most expensive option. There are thousands of cabs operating in the city and they’re easy to flag down – fares can be determined by meter or negotiation. There are also over 2,000 public buses serving New Delhi. While they’re not as comfortable and convenient by Western standards, buses are a cheap way to get around the city.