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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.

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.

No more delays! Over 400 trains now reaching destinations before time, says Railway Ministry

No more delays! Over 400 trains now reaching destinations before time, says Railway Ministry

Upgradation of signalling system on congested routes has helped the railways reduce running time of 14 premier trains including Howrah and Patna Rajdhani Expresses and Delhi-Amritsar Shatabdi.

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.

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.

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.

Railway new flexi fare system: Journey from Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto set to be costlier

Railway new flexi fare system: Journey from Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto set to be costlier

Railway new flexi fare system: Journey from Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto set to be costlier

Travel on Tejas trains to be costlier than Shatabdi

Travel on Tejas trains to be costlier than Shatabdi

Passengers will have to cough up 20 to 30 per cent more than the existing fares of premier Shatabdi Express to travel by the Tejas trains which will have commercial airlines-like services like calling bell buttons to summon coach attendants and LCD screens on ergonomically designed seats.

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.

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.

Disposable linen, automatic doors in premier trains planned

Disposable linen in Rajdhani trains, automatic closing doors in Shatabdi and fire suppression system in passenger coaches are some of the proposals set to be announced in the Rail Budget 2014-15.

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.