IRCTC enquiry

IRCTC strands for Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation. It is government of India undertaking and works under the ministry of railways. Incorporated in the year 2002 IRCTC is one of the most successful organizations of the Indian Railways. It main function areas are catering in Indian railway trains, railway stations and railway tourism.

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Duronto Epress Trains

Duronto Express-The New High Speed Rail Service

Introduced for the second time in the history of India, the Duronto Express train is the non-stop Rail Service with The Sampark Kranti being the first. The Duronto Express trains are projected to be the fastest trains in India which run from source to the destination non-stop with

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Tatkal ticket reservation and booking

This is emergency reservation scheme provided by Indian railways for train passengers planning their journey at the last moment may be due to exigencies or other reasons when normal tickets are not available through the reservation Tatkal (meaning: immediate) ticket booking facility is available on payment of extra charges on ‘first come first served’ basis. This facility opens two days advance of commencement of train journey.

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Rajdhani Express Trains in India

Rajdhani Express trains as the name suggests are elite long distance trains, which connect Indian capital New Delhi (Rajdhani) with important cities and state capitals of India having overnight journey. Rajdhani trains are one amongst the fastest train services in India. These high-speed express trains travel at a speed between 80 to 140 Kms per hour.

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Indian Railway PNR status | about | how to check

PNR in the Indian railways system stands for Passenger Name record, it contains the passenger details as captured from the railways reservation form or fields filled in the online reservation form. This ten digit unique PNR number is generated by the computerized reservation system. (CRS) and printed on the top left hand corner of the train ticket.

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Southern Railway

Southern Railway is the first and oldest railway zones of the Indian Railways from its sixteen present zones. The Southern India railway came into existence on 14th April 1951 covering 9,654 route kms.

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