Passengers can continue to book up to six railway tickets a month without validating their Aadhaar cards.Nov 03, 2017, 12:43 PM IST
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
Fifty percent of train tickets in the country are still purchased in cash, thanks to the dependence on neighbourhood ticketing agents, said a study.Sep 19, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
Jet Airways on Tuesday announced all-inclusive, one-way special economy fares starting from as low as Rs 1,079 on select routes for a limited period.May 23, 2017, 21:41 PM IST
Ticket booking on the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) platform is set to become faster minus the kinks experienced in the current format.Jan 07, 2017, 10:47 AM IST
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
In a bid to attract last minute passengers, the railways have revised the flexi fare structure in premier trains by offering 10 per cent rebate on vacant berths after finalisation of the reservation charts.Dec 19, 2016, 21:03 PM IST
In a move to encourage cashless transaction following the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, the government has waived off the service tax for online booking of train tickets via the IRCTC website.Nov 22, 2016, 23:18 PM IST
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Facing shortage of currency notes of lower denominations coupled with heavy rush at booking counters, the railways has stopped giving refund for cancellation of tickets in cash and instead issuing ticket deposit receipts (TDR).Nov 10, 2016, 17:20 PM IST
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Indian Railways has started printing the subsidy “burden” it is bearing in the train tickets to make passengers aware of the “real cost” involved in the travel.Jun 23, 2016, 12:48 PM IST
Waiting list will come to an end from July 1 for Suvidha trains. Tickets shall be issued only for confirmed and RAC passengers accommodation.Jun 21, 2016, 18:12 PM IST
Regardless of the fact that a counter-booked train ticket is confirmed, wait-listed or reservation against cancellation (RAC), ticket holders can cancel it online or by dialing 139.May 25, 2016, 21:55 PM IST
According to the IRCTC, the facility was existing earlier but it was withdrawn after a few cases of misuse of credit cards came to light.Apr 14, 2016, 15:22 PM IST
From today (April 01, 2016), children of the age group of 5 to 12 years of age will be charged full fare instead of half as the Railways has revised the child fare rule.
Apr 01, 2016, 10:26 AM IST
One has to just dial 139, give details of the confirmed ticket and the sender will get a one-time password, which will help the passenger to claim refund.Apr 01, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
Accusing the government of making "bogus claims" in the Railway Budget, the Opposition on Thursday said though there was no proposal to hike fares and freight rates, there was every possibility for it to do so like in the previous year.
Mar 03, 2016, 20:45 PM IST
An unreserved train ticket for travelling upto 199 km distance will no longer be valid after three hours of purchase of the ticket as railways has formulated a new rule to be effective from March 1.
Feb 24, 2016, 19:28 PM IST
The largest private sector lender will soon introduce the facility to book rail tickets on its mobile banking application and prepaid digital wallet.Dec 23, 2015, 17:52 PM IST