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IRCTC to take over catering services in all trains by year end

IRCTC to take over catering services in all trains by year end

Catering services in all trains with pantry cars will be handed over to IRCTC by the year-end in order to improve onboard food quality, according to Railways.

Soon, passengers can travel in economy AC coaches; fares less than normal 3AC tariff

Soon, passengers can travel in economy AC coaches; fares less than normal 3AC tariff

Train passengers will soon have option of travelling in a new class of 'Economy AC coaches' with fares less than normal 3AC tariff.

Rajasthan: Railways call on Jats to call off quota protests after agitators block Alwar-Mathura rail route

Rajasthan: Railways call on Jats to call off quota protests after agitators block Alwar-Mathura rail route

Rail services along the Alwar-Mathura route in Bharatpur district of Rajasthan were affected after Jat protesters blocked the railway tracks seeking OBC quota reservation for the community.

Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains now set for a makeover: Here is all you need to know

Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains now set for a makeover: Here is all you need to know

The modified trains will also have improved coach interiors, better furnishing and new comfortable seats.

Now you can order McDonald's burger, Domino's pizza on Rajdhani, Shatabdi – Know how!

Now you can order McDonald's burger, Domino's pizza on Rajdhani, Shatabdi – Know how!

The Indian Railways has come up with a service which allows travellers to prebook meals from their favourite pizza or burgers chains. 

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.

Six taken ill after 'stale' dinner on Rajdhani, passengers protest

Six passengers travelling on the New Delhi-Sealdah Rajdhani Express were taken ill after eating "stale food" served on the airconditioned train, leading to protests by passengers at two stations on Tuesday.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

Railways claims good response to flexi-fare system, expects Rs 500 crore revenue

Railways claims good response to flexi-fare system, expects Rs 500 crore revenue

Amid criticism over introduction of dynamic surging fare in premier trains, the railways today claimed that the response is quite good and the flexi-fare is still lower than airfare.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Indian Railways: Check out the list of new rules from July 1

Indian Railways: Check out the list of new rules from July 1

Effective June 1, the Indian Railways will have many changes in its existing rules and regulations that will benefit millions of passengers.

Indian Railways: Check out the list of  new rules from July 1

Indian Railways: Check out the list of new rules from July 1

Have a look at the various rule changes in Indian Railways from July 1.

Indian Rail: Check out the list of  new rules from June 1

Indian Rail: Check out the list of new rules from June 1

Have a look at the various rule changes in Indian Railways from June 1.