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Railways likely to slash fares of Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto

Railways likely to slash fares of Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto

The Railways earned an additional revenue of Rs 540 crore from September 2016 to June 2017 through the scheme, its data show.

Sep 29, 2017, 09:19 AM IST
Coming soon: Tablets to record feedback on meals on trains

Coming soon: Tablets to record feedback on meals on trains

They can record their feedback through an online form on the tablets to be provided by the Railways, the official said.

Sep 16, 2017, 15:09 PM IST
Flexi-fare system for Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi to be tweaked

Flexi-fare system for Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi to be tweaked

According to the flexi-fare system, only 10 percent of the seats are sold in the normal fare category and thereafter, prices increase by 10 percent with every 10 percent of berths sold, with a ceiling of 50 percent.

Apr 04, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Flexi-fare system in premier trains to be revised again: Railways

Flexi-fare system in premier trains to be revised again: Railways

Faced with many vacant seats, railways is mulling to reserve about 50 percent berths in premier trains including Rajdhani for normal fare by making changes in the prevailing flexi-fare system.

Mar 28, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Indian Railways: 10% discount on vacant berths from today

Indian Railways: 10% discount on vacant berths from today

From December 20, Railways will provide 10 percent rebate on vacant berths after finalisation of the reservation charts.

Dec 20, 2016, 09:43 AM IST
Railways' New Year bonanza! Fares likely to be slashed by 10% in premium trains

Railways' New Year bonanza! Fares likely to be slashed by 10% in premium trains

Railways has decided to slash fares of premium trains such as Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabadi, as per media reports. 

Dec 13, 2016, 15:01 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to open Rail Vikas Shivir today

PM Narendra Modi to open Rail Vikas Shivir today

Such brainstorming and large-scale planning involving all railway employees is taking place for the first time in the 163-year-long history of the Indian Railways.

Nov 18, 2016, 09:27 AM IST
Indian Railways eyes Rs 500 crore out of flexi fare method, justifies decision

Indian Railways eyes Rs 500 crore out of flexi fare method, justifies decision

Justifying the newly introduced flexi fare system, the Indian Railways claims that about Rs 500 crore revenue will be generated through this pricing model

Sep 11, 2016, 18:43 PM IST
Railways' surge pricing in Rajdhani, Duronto, Shatabdi from Friday onwards; fares go up by upto 50%

Railways' surge pricing in Rajdhani, Duronto, Shatabdi from Friday onwards; fares go up by upto 50%

For II AC and Chair Car, the maximum hike will be 50 percent while for III AC, it will be 40 percent.

Sep 09, 2016, 10:23 AM IST
Rail ticket surge pricing on experimental basis: Railways

Rail ticket surge pricing on experimental basis: Railways

Facing criticism, the railways Thursday said that the decision to introduce dynamic surge pricing for premier train tickets has been done on an experimental basis and it will be reviewed after some time.

Sep 08, 2016, 20:59 PM IST

Roll back railway 'flexi fares', says CPI-M

The CPI-M on Thursday denounced the "flexi fares" announced by railways for Durunto, Shatabdi and Rajdhani trains, saying this will be extended to other trains too soon.

Sep 08, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal demands roll back of 'surge pricing' in railways

Arvind Kejriwal demands roll back of 'surge pricing' in railways

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday opposed the "surge pricing" in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto express trains and demanded its roll back.

Sep 08, 2016, 13:41 PM IST
Dynamic surge pricing system in Indian Railways: All you need to know

Dynamic surge pricing system in Indian Railways: All you need to know

All you need to know about the new dynamic surge pricing system in Indian Railways.

Sep 08, 2016, 09:26 AM IST

All Rajdhani, Shatabdi services to be restored from Jan 15

After reviewing the weather condition, the railways has decided to restore services of all Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto and Jan Shatabdi trains from Friday.

Jan 14, 2016, 00:19 AM IST

Will Indian Railways put the brakes on Mamata Banerjee`s dream `Duronto`?

The Duronto trains, widely seen as one of the legacies of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during her stint as railway minister, may be discontinued, a report said.

Nov 19, 2013, 20:08 PM IST

Rajdhani, Duronto, Shatabdi train fares to be hiked from today

Passengers will have to shell out more for travelling in Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi trains from Thursday as Railways has increased catering charges in these premier trains by about two to four percent.

Oct 17, 2013, 12:27 PM IST

Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto fares go up from Thursday

Passengers will have to shell out more for travelling in Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi trains from Thursday as Railways has increased catering charges in these premier trains by about two to four percent.

Oct 16, 2013, 15:19 PM IST

Further hike in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto fares from Oct 17

The ticket rates of Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains will go up further by about Rs 25 to Rs 27 with an upward revision in food tariff, a senior Railway Ministry official said.

Oct 11, 2013, 15:07 PM IST

Freedom fighters` complimentary pass valid in Duronto trains

Freedom fighters along with their companions will be able to travel in Duronto trains now as Railways has decided to relaxed rules allowing complimentary pass holders to avail premier train service.

Jan 28, 2013, 21:50 PM IST

AC double-decker train for Jaipur

Two new Duronto trains for
Mumbai and Ajmer and one AC double-decker train for Jaipur are
among 23 new train services to be launched by Northern Railway
soon.

Jun 30, 2011, 18:57 PM IST