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Shatabdi Express News
Shatabdi cleanest among the premium trains - Check which train scored what in Indian Railways Train Cleanliness Survey 2018
Mon, Jan 21, 2019
Train Cleanliness Survey 2018: In a big feat, Pune- Secunderabad and Howrah- Ranchi Shatabdi trains have been found as the cleanest trains among the 77 premium trains. The survey that had been conducted last year by the railways had placed the three Duronto trains at the bottom of the list.
Rajdhani, Shatabdi express to soon have aluminium coaches: Sources
Mon, Jan 21, 2019
Rajdhani, Shatabdi express trains will soon have aluminium coaches, say sources.
Forget Bullet train! Rajdhani, Gatiman, Shatabdi Express will talk to the wind, soon; Here's how
Thu, Oct 25, 2018
Indian Railways premium trains like Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Gatimaan Express will soon be running faster than before courtesy a special, first of its kind, engine.
Indian Railways' Rs 100 crore engineless Train 18 to be unveiled on Oct 29
Thu, Oct 25, 2018
The trainset has aerodynamically designed driver cabins at both the ends for quicker turnaround at destinations. According to an ICF official, every alternative coach is motorised to ensure even distribution of Motive Power and faster acceleration/deceleration.
Indian Railways set to bid goodbye to Rajdhani Express, Duronto Express AC-2 tier coaches? Find out
Wed, Apr 18, 2018
Indian Railways is working on a plan to replace all AC-2 tier coaches in Rajdhani Express and Duronto trains with AC-3 tier coaches in some sectors. All AC-2 tier coaches in Rajdhani Express will be replaced in a year by installing 250 AC-3 tier coaches in it, said a report.
Indian Railways Flexi Fare scheme: Rates on Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi Express, Duronto Express may be revised
Tue, Apr 17, 2018
The Indian Railways Flexi Fare scheme, launched on September 9, 2016, is applicable to Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi Express and Duronto Express trains. Under the scheme, only 10 per cent of the seats are sold at the normal fare and thereafter the price is increased by 10 per cent with every 10 per cent of berths being sold with a ceiling of 50 per cent
Indian Railways Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi, Duronto fares cut; check IRCTC full list here
Mon, Apr 16, 2018
Unlike other Indian Railways mail or express trains, on Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi Express, Duronto Express the catering charges are part of the ticket purchased.
Bharat bandh: Rajasthan hit by violent protests in Ajmer, Jaipur
Mon, Apr 02, 2018
Bharat bandh: Nearly 30 people were detained as Dalit groups protesting against the Supreme Court order on the SC/ST Act today blocked rail and road traffic and vandalised public property, including a train, in several parts of Rajasthan, disrupting normal life in the state. Protesters gathered a
Indian Railways Shatabdi Express train to be replaced? See what is in store for passengers
Wed, Mar 28, 2018
Indian Railways will launch Train 18 which is likely to replace Shatabdi Express, as an inter-city train. It will run at a speed of 160km/hour and is equipped with the world-class amenities. Train 18, part of 'make in India' project, is manufactured at ICF (Integral Coach Factory) in Chennai. According to ICF, it will be manufactured at half the cost of a similar train set being imported from other nations.
Indian Railways' Shatabdi train ride on some sections may become cheaper
Sun, Mar 25, 2018
Indian Railways had last year launched a pilot project in two Shatabdi trains -- one running between New Delhi and Ajmer and the other between Chennai-Mysuru to study the impact of lowering of fares. Under the scheme, the fares were reduced between Jaipur and Ajmer, and Bengaluru and Mysuru -- the sections of the route which witnessed perpetual low occupancy.
Indian Railways Shatabdi Express Chennai-Coimbatore train: Big change for passengers announced
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
The Shatabdi Express stoppage at the Katpadi junction was formally flagged off by Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker, M Thambi Durai in the presence of Commercial Taxes Minister, K C Veeramani today. This new Shatabdi Express service is expected to benefit people of Vellore district and section of business class travellers, it said.
Indian Railways to launch two world-class trains soon
Tue, Jan 23, 2018
These trains will have amenities like on-board Wi-fi and infotainment, GPS-based passenger information system and plush interiors with diffused LED lighting.
Railways’ high-speed trains to replace Rajdhani, Shatabdi Express soon
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Indian Railways launch Operation Gold Standard with Shatabdi Express; Here's what you need to know
Mon, Nov 06, 2017
Both Shatabdi and Rajdhani train will be given a sum of Rs 50 lakh each for expenditure on priority items - totaling up to Rs 25 crore.
Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains set for revamp under 'Operation Swarn'
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
They are the premium trains in India. Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express were started to move people who could afford to pay more for a somewhat luxurious travel.
Fares of Tejas Express train to be 20% more than Shatabdi
Sun, May 21, 2017
According to an official from Railway Ministry, the fares of Indian Railways' soon-to-be-launched Tejas Express train on the Mumbai-Goa route will be 20% more than that of the Shatabdi Express.