So you want to visit Agrasen Ki Baoli and want to know about the nearest Metro station? You are lucky. There are four Metro stations nearby, connected by three different Metro lines. While Barakhamba Road Metro Station is the closest to Agrasen Ki Baoli, we have also listed down three more to help you decide.
Number 1: Barakhamba Road Metro Station (Blue Line) to Agrasen Ki Baoli | About 500 metres walk
This station on the Blue Line is the nearest Metro station to Agrasen Ki Baoli and the best option. Use Gate Number 3 to exit the station. As you come out, you will normally find Autos waiting for Metro passengers. However, if you want to walk it, it’s a 10 minute walk. As you come out of Gate Number 3, walk towards the Barakhamba Road + Tolstoy Road intersection traffic light. At the intersection, you turn right, walk on Tolstoy Marg and turn into Hailey Lane. From there on it’s a short walk. Do refer to the Google map below for the exact turns and directions.
Barakhamba Road Metro Station and the Blue Line are best for those travelling from Dwarka, Vaishali or Noida. Those travelling on Violet line and from Kashmiri Gate or Faridabad can change to Blue Line at Mandi House and get down at the next stop, Barakhamba Road. Else those travelling on Violet line can get down at Janpath Metro station, which is the next nearest Metro station.
Number 2: Janpath Metro Station (Violet Line) to Agrasen Ki Baoli | 950 metres walk
This is the next best Metro station near Agrasen Ki Baoli and also if you are travelling on Violet Line. Exit from gate number 2 or 3 to come out of Janpath Metro station and locate Tolstoy Marg. Walk on Tolstoy Marg towards Ambadeep Building traffic crossing. Turn right at the traffic crossing and you will be on Kasturba Gandhi Marg or KG Marg. Next you need to turn left at Hailey Road and another quick left to Hailey Lane. Agrasen Ki Baoli will be on your right. There’s a sign post on Hailey Road that points to Hailey Lane and ‘Ugrasen Ki Baoli.’ Check out Google map below for the map.
Number 3: Rajiv Chowk Station (Yellow Line) to Agrasen Ki Baoli | About 1.5 KM walk
Rajiv Chowk (Connaught Place) Metro Station is third in the list of ‘nearest metro stations’ and best for those on Yellow line, travelling from Gurgaon or Vishwavidyalaya/Samaypur Badli. You have the option of changing to Blue Line at Rajiv Chowk Metro Station, getting off at Barakhamba Metro, which is the nearest Metro station. However, if you are feeling adventurous, you could walk (use Gate 5 or 6 to exit) to Agrasen Ki Baoli. Else you could just hire an Auto, or an UBER or Ola (use Gate 4 to exit), and cover the one and a half kilometre distance.
Number 4: Mandi House Station (Yellow Line) to Agrasen Ki Baoli | 1.5 KM walk
For those travelling on Violet Line, it’s best to change trains at Mandi House Metro station. Get on Blue Line Metro travelling to Dwarka and get off at the next station, which is Barakhmaba Road. From there it’s half a kilometre walk. However, you can also come out of the station and hire an Auto to Agrasen Ki Baoli. You can also choose to cover the one kilometer walking distance on foot.