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Rajdhani, Shatabdi express to soon have aluminium coaches: Sources
Mon, Jan 21, 2019
Rajdhani, Shatabdi express trains will soon have aluminium coaches, say sources.
New feat for Indian Railways: All tickets of new Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express sold in less than 5 hours
Sat, Jan 19, 2019
With this new introduction of the Mumbai-Hazrat Nizamuddin bi-weekly Rajdhani Express, there will be three Rajdhanis serving the route between the two cities.
Soon, a new Rajdhani train to run between Mumbai-Delhi route
Thu, Jan 03, 2019
In what came as a good news, Railways will soon start a new Rajdhani train between the Mumbai-delhi route. According to sources, the new Rajdhani is likely to run on the traks in third week of January.
Indian Railways hikes lower berth quota; see if you benefit
Fri, Dec 28, 2018
At present 12 lower berths are earmarked in sleeper , AC-3 tier and AC-2 tier classes for senior citizens, female passengers-- 45 years of age and above-- and pregnant women.
Railways’ high-speed trains to replace Rajdhani, Shatabdi Express soon
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
You will now pay more for tickets if you are travelling in these trains
Mon, Nov 06, 2017
According to the new timetable effective from November 01, 2017 - the Indian Railways have increased designated average speed of some trains by 5 km and defined them as superfast.
No move to extend flexi-fare policy to mail,express trains
Sat, Mar 25, 2017
The Railway Minister said the flexi-fare system had been introduced in all Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains with effect from September 9, 2016.
Now, you can travel in Rajdhani, Shatbadi, Duronto, other special trains at regular fares from April 1
Wed, Mar 22, 2017
Now, you can travel in special long distance trains like Rajdhani and Shatbadi at regular fares even if you have booked tickets in other mail or express trains for the same destinations from April this year.
Amazon, Indian Railways in talks to broadcast ‘Prime’ content in Shatabdis, Rajdhanis
Wed, Jan 18, 2017
E-commerce company, Amazon India said that it was in talks with Indian railways for the distribution of Amazon Prime's content in premium trains such as Shatabdi, Rajdhani and Duronto, a report by The Economic Times said on Wednesday.
26 trains delayed, 11 cancelled due to fog
Wed, Jan 11, 2017
At least 26 trains were running late and 11 cancelled due to dense fog in parts of north India on Wednesday morning, a railway official said. The status of the delayed and cancelled trains was last updated till 6 a.m. on Wednesday.
Indian rail to offer 10% discount on free seats on departure day: Suresh Prabhu
Mon, Jan 02, 2017
Speaking at the country’s capital, Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhu on Monday reiterated the 10% discount offer on free seats on day of departure for passengers of the Indian railways.
Railways extend 10% rebate in fare on vacant berths to all trains from January 1
Fri, Dec 30, 2016
Passengers in the Indian railways will now get a 10% rebate in basic fare on vacant berths after preparation of the first class, Ministry of Railways said on Friday.
Railways dismisses flexi fares on Rajdhani, Shatabadi, Duranto trains; see new fares
Tue, Dec 20, 2016
Ministry of Railways on Monday reviewed the existing ‘flexi fare system’ in the Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains and introduced a few other reforms on ‘experimental basis.’
Senior citizens of only Indian Nationality to get railway concession
Mon, Oct 03, 2016
The rule had come into effect from 29 September, 2016.
Govt hints for taking back the surge pricing, flexi pricing scheme after 3 months
Thu, Sep 08, 2016
Govt hints for taking back the surge pricing, flexi pricing scheme from Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto. Watch complete news story of News Tonight Superfast for getting detailed updates!
Rail ticket surge pricing on experimental basis, says Indian Railways
Thu, Sep 08, 2016
Facing criticism, the railways on 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.
Indian Railways introduces Uber-styled 'surge-pricing' on select trains
Thu, Sep 08, 2016
There will be no 'Premium Tatkal Quota' in these train services.
Indian Railways introduces new travelling rules from today; see what they are
Wed, Jun 01, 2016
More coaches will be added on Rajdhani and Shatabdi.