Indian Railways connecting journey booking: The Indian Railways passengers can book linking trains from the IRCTC website, apps and from ticket counter for their extended journey.
Indian Railways tickets bonanza! No more waiting for confirmed tickets; additional seats being made available
Indian Railways train tickets bonanza! Planning your journey during this festive season and worried about getting confirmed tickets? If yes, then you would be glad to know that Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways is taking new measures to ease train journeys for passengers.
From this December, there will be no rumbling sound of railways as trains to go ‘silent’, thanks to this new technology. Indian Railways is planning to use the new Head on Generation (HoG) technology where the power will be drawn from the overhead electric supply, instead of the noisy power cars.
You can book Tatkal train tickets through the medium of Paytm after 30 minutes from the opening of bookings. You can either book Tatkal tickets over the counter in a railway station or at IRCTC website. According to the rule, maximum of only four passengers per PNR can be booked for Tatkal tickets.
What! Indian Railways generates more revenue by selling scrap than budget of 3 Northeast states together
Indian Railways earns big by selling off scrap! The national transporter has managed to make a whopping amount of Rs 35,073 crore in 10 years just by selling off scrap, including wagons, coaches, and rail tracks.
Indian Railways flags off first DEMU train services in Tripura between Dharmanagar to Sabroom; details here
Indian Railways starts DEMU services for the first time in Tripura: In a big connectivity boost for people and local business firms, the very first DEMU train services have been flagged off between the Dharmanagar-Agartala-Sabroom section in the state of Tripura.
Indian Railways’ Western Railway zone has undertook an unique initiative by installing sitting benches made of re-cycled plastic. The plastic benches were put at Churchgate station premises. According to official statement
Dibrugarh – Kanyakumari Vivek Express is the longest-running train in the country. The weekly train runs close to 83 hours across eight states and covers a distance of over 4,200 kilometres and traverses through eight states in India.
Indian Railways big gift for passengers! Special trains with over 50 lakh seats to run this festive season
Indian Railways big gift passengers! Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways has made special arrangements for the upcoming festive season of Dussehra, Diwali and Chhath Puja.
Big boon for Indian Railways passengers! Now, get paperless train tickets easily and quickly with just a few clicks on your phone! The North Western Railway (NWR) zone of the Indian Railways network has taken a huge step for the ease and convenience of passengers with the use of mobile QR codes at as many as 12 of its important railway stations.