Tejas Express

Budget 2020: Nirmala Sitharaman proposes more Tejas-like trains, 100 more airports

Sitharaman said that as many as 150 trains will be running on Indian Railway network in the coming year under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model and that the request for quotation invite has already been sent. 

Feb 01, 2020, 13:48 PM IST

IRCTC to pay compensation to Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express passengers for delay of over an hour

According to IRCTC officials, Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express was delayed for over an hour on Wednesday afternoon as it was entering Mumbai and reached its destination around 1 hour and 30 minutes late.

Jan 23, 2020, 06:52 AM IST

Salient features of second premium Tejas train ready to run on Ahmedabad-Mumbai route

The inaugural run of this second Tejas train will be flagged-off from Ahmedabad on January 17, 2020. The commercial run of the train will start with effect from January 19, 2020, from Ahmedabad.

Dec 30, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

20 employees of private firm, which supplies services to Tejas Express, sacked without notice

The sacked employees of Tejas Express, which is operated by IRCTC, have tweeted Railways Minister Piyush Goyal seeking help. 

Nov 28, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Indian Railways offers insurance cover of Rs 1 lakh against household theft during travel in Tejas Express

Under this IRCTC facility, the passenger will have to lodge an FIR of the theft and if proven true, the IRCTC will pay the insurance amount. 

Nov 22, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

In a first, Tejas Express passengers to get compensation for delay

Tejas Express was launched from Lucknow on October 4 and is operated by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).

Oct 20, 2019, 13:13 PM IST

After Tejas, Indian Railways plans to extend compensation for delays scheme to Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains

Railways is planning to implement the scheme for premium category trains in 2020. It has already got the idea executed for compensation to India's first corporate train Tejas Express that began its run between the Lucknow-Delhi route.

Oct 04, 2019, 20:27 PM IST

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Oct 04, 2019, 15:22 PM IST

India's first private train, Tejas Express: Know about its schedule and features

The country’s first private semi-high speed train - Tejas Express - will be flagged off by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on the Lucknow-New Delhi route on Friday.

Oct 04, 2019, 10:38 AM IST

UP CM Yogi Adityanath to flag off country’s first private semi-high speed train Tejas Express today

Tejas Express would run on the Lucknow-New Delhi route from Saturday onwards

Oct 04, 2019, 06:59 AM IST

How to claim travel insurance on Tejas Express, follow these steps

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) on Tuesday said that the Tejas Express passengers who want to claim the travel insurance amount will have to follow several steps to avail it. The IRCTC has assured an insurance amount of Rs 25 lakh to each of the Tejas Express passengers without any additional charges. 

Oct 01, 2019, 20:03 PM IST

In a first for Indian Railways, Tejas Express to compensate passengers for delays

In a first for the Indian Railways, the Tejas Express will give compensation to the passengers in case the train gets delayed or is running late. In case the train is late by more than an hour, a compensation of Rs 100 will be given to each of the passengers and in case the train gets delayed for more than two hours, Rs 250 will be compensated to each of the passengers.

Oct 01, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

Railways to introduce Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express train from October 5

The Tejas Express will have one executive AC chair car and nine AC chair car coaches and it will halt at Kanpur and Ghaziabad stations enroute in both the directions.

Sep 23, 2019, 21:41 PM IST

Booking for new Tejas Express train starts, fare for Delhi-Lucknow route stands at Rs 1,280

The fare of the train from Delhi to Lucknow for AC Chair Car is Rs 1,280 (Base fare Rs 895 + GST Rs 45 + Catering charge Rs 340) and that for the Executive Chair Car is Rs 2,450 (Base fare Rs 1,966 + GST Rs 99 + Catering charge Rs 385).

Sep 20, 2019, 23:13 PM IST

India's first IRCTC-run ‘private’ train Tejas Express: Check out salient features

Initially IRCTC will manage two trains that will ply on Lucknow- Delhi and Ahmedabad-Mumbai routes.

Sep 13, 2019, 11:00 AM IST

IRCTC run Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express laced with high-end facilities releases complete train schedule

Passengers can make booking for the Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express through IRCTC website and the IRCTC rail connect mobile app.

Sep 12, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

Train hostess, pick & drop facilities: IRCTC set to redefine train travel with new Tejas Express along Delhi-Lucknow route

The private operator to run the Tejas Express will be selected through a bidding process and the train is expected to be launched in the first week of October.

Sep 11, 2019, 08:36 AM IST

IRCTC-run Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express with swanky interiors to begin operation soon

The Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express with state-of-the art technology, swanky interiors, housing modern amenities like special check-in centres, cushioned seats, entertainment portal and tasty snacking options

Sep 10, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Indian Railways to fix regulator before getting private players to run train

The Rail Development Authority (RDA) will be fixed as the regulator for defining limits or guidelines for private player train.

Sep 09, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

India's first IRCTC-run ‘private’ train Tejas Express to run from October 4 with airline-style facilities

Passengers will be able to book Tejas Express train tickets 15 days prior to their journey and that ITCTC may take dynamic fare and pricing model for ticket charges.

Sep 05, 2019, 13:38 PM IST