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Following airlines, Railways introducing dynamic fare system

Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 19:10

For the first time, railways will experiment with dynamic fares on the pattern of airlines by operating AC special trains between Delhi and Mumbai from December 24.

Kolkata Metro fares to go up from Nov 7

Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 00:25

The Kolkata Metro railway fares will go up between 25 percent and over 100 percent for various distances from November 07, the railway board announced.

No further fare hike till next rail budget: CRB Chairman

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 20:24

After increase in passenger fares twice in the current financial year, railways on Wednesday ruled out any fresh hike till the next rail budget in July.

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

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 15:07

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.

Another round of 2% train fare hike from Oct 7

Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 14:22

While the passenger fare hike would be effected from October 7, a parallel hike of about 2 percent in freight would also be revised from October 10 under the fuel adjustment component.

Rail fare hike proposal under examination: Kharge

Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 15:02

A proposal to increase rail fare is under examination and a decision will be taken shortly, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge on Thursday said.

No hike in rail fares this year: Kharge

Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 21:07

There would be no increase in train fares during the 2013-14 fiscal despite rising diesel price, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge said Monday.

Train tickets to cost more from April 1

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 19:41

Cancellation and clerkage charges will also be hiked from that date.

Railways to decide on possible passenger fare hike in October

Last Updated: Saturday, March 23, 2013, 14:16

A decision on possible hike in passenger fares will be taken by the Railways in October when it will review the fuel adjustment component (FAC) in the wake of rising fuel and energy cost.

No further hike in train reservation, cancellation charges: Bansal

Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 16:50

Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Friday made it clear that there will be no further hike in the near future in reservation or cancellation charges, though cross subsidy from freight to passenger segment has touched Rs 25,000 crore.

Bansal evasive on another round of rail fare hike

Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 18:35

With the rise in diesel price putting an additional burden of Rs 3,300 crores on Railways, its Minister PK Bansal on Thursday did not rule out another round of hike in passenger fares.

Another rail fare hike soon?

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 10:31

Railway minister last October, had announced about 21% hike in passenger fares across-the-board last month.