Latest News on Shatabdi
Showing of 0 - 10 from 29 results
Shatabdi - Total results - 29
Feb 11, 2019
Train 18’s Delhi-Varanasi AC ticket to cost Rs 1,850 to Rs 3,520; Narendra Modi to flag off rail service on 15 FebVande Bharat Express or Train 18's air-conditioned chair car ticket would cost Rs 1,850 for a Delhi to Varanasi trip
Dec 27, 2018
India's fastest train, Train 18 to begin operations from January 2019, claim reports; likely to run from Delhi to VaranasiTrain 18, India's fastest train, will begin operations in January 2019 at a curtailed speed of 130 kmph, sources said Thursday. Train 18, which is set to replace the Shatabdi series, has the potential to run between 160 kmph to 200 kmph. At trials, it breached the 180-kmph mark.
Aug 22, 2018
Railways not to roll back flexi-fare scheme; only applicable in 1.5% of mail, express trains, say officialUnder the flexi-fare scheme, applicable in premium trains such as Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi, the base fare increases by 10 percent with every 10 percent of berths sold, subject to a prescribed maximum limit.
Jul 21, 2018
Higher flexi-fares in Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto will 'force' passengers to opt for airlines, warns CAG to RailwaysA comparison with air fare for 13 sectors showed that travelling in aeroplane was cheaper than using the Railways for a large number of routes
May 12, 2018
Airline-like meals on board Indian Railways from July; to be introduced on premium trains like Rajdhani, Shatabdi, DurontoThe Railways provides 12 lakh meals per day, 10 lakh of which is served onboard trains.
Feb 18, 2018
Indian Railways to deliver gold-standard coaches meant for Rajdhani and Shatabdi to trains 'patronised by poor'The Railways will now deliver gold-standard coaches, meant for Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains, to trains "patronised by the poorest of the poor"
Jan 22, 2018
Indian Railways planning to install 12 lakh CCTV cameras at 8,500 railway stations across IndiaRailways is exploring various options to fund the installation of the CCTV surveillance systems — and may even raise resources from the market if needed.
Nov 06, 2017
Railways upgrade 48 trains to superfast category, raise fares, increase speed by 5 km/ hr; no new amenitiesPassengers will have to shell out Rs 30 more for sleeper, Rs 45 for second and third AC and Rs 75 for first AC class as superfast charges.
Sep 15, 2017
Indian Railways to use tablets to take feedback on food served on premium trainsThe system would be formally launched on the Mumbai Rajdhani in a couple of weeks, IRCTC chief spokesperson Pinakin Morawala said.
Aug 07, 2017
Flexi fare scheme: Railways earns additional revenue of Rs 540 cr, no plans to discontinue itThe scheme, which officials say will be continuously reviewed, saw a revision last December after the Railways took note of vacant seats in such trains.