Indian Railways’ Kalka-Shimla rail: In a bid to boost tourism on the UNESCO World Heritage Kalka-Shimla rail section, Indian Railways’ Northern Railway zone has introduced chartering of the individual seat in Jharoka, RA-100 self-propelled train coach and Rail Motor Car during summer season from 13 June 2019 to 10 September 2019.
From now onwards, passengers will be able to book tickets in these coaches and trains on chartered seat basis. Currently, the facility of booking of Jharoka, RA-100 self-propelled coach as well as Rail Motor Car is available on a full charter basis. Those who are interested can book tickets on chartered seat basis from booking counters at Kalka and Shimla railway stations.
According to a press release issued by Indian Railways, in RA-100 self-propelled coach and Jharoka coach, at most eight passengers can book their tickets. While in Rail Motor Car 12 to 14 passengers can book their tickets. Read more
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