Railways passenger fares

Indian Railways hikes basic passenger fares effective from January 1, 2020

According to an order issued by the Railways, the fares of suburban sections and those of season ticket holders will remain unchanged, while ordinary non-AC, non-suburban, mail and express non-AC and AC fares have been hiked.

Dec 31, 2019, 20:40 PM IST

Railway panel for one-time hike of 25% in fares

A committee on rail modernisation chaired by advisor to the Prime Minister, Sam Pitroda has given the recommendation of linking all Railway fares to inflation and go for one time hike of 25 percent.

Jan 23, 2012, 10:00 AM IST

'No proposal for hike in rail passenger fares at present'

Amid reports that there could a hike in passenger fares, Railways on Thursday made it clear that there was no such proposal at present.

Nov 24, 2011, 15:35 PM IST

Brace for rail fare hike; air travel costlier too

In more bad news for the aam admi, the government indicated on Tuesday that a revision of passenger rail fares is on cards. Moreover, domestic air travel has also become costly by as much as 15-20% in the festive season.

Nov 08, 2011, 16:03 PM IST

Railways considering 8-12% hike in passenger fares

Railways is exploring the possibility of increasing passenger fares to tide over its financial problems and improve safety-related infrastructure.

Sep 06, 2011, 13:05 PM IST