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The official blog of Trainman, with rants and advices on trains.

Sewa Express Trains

Railways launches Sewa express trains from Bengaluru, Coimbatore and Delhi.

Railways help Chennai

Know about the water train that completed its 159th trip to drought-hit city.

Health ATM at Railway Station

Indian Railways opens health ATM kiosk at Lucknow Junction.

New Uday Express Train

New Uday Express rolls out between Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada.

Indian Railways Pilot Project

Indian Railways to promote production with Big Data and AI.

Railways Goes Green

Mumbai Rajdhani Express installs plastic bottle crushing machine.

New IRCTC Retiring Room

Indian Railways opens retiring room at Ahmedabad Junction.

Majestic Tourist Train

Discover the land of Rajputs in a deluxe way!!

First Private Train

Know Everything about Delhi Lucknow Tejas Express.

Vande Bharat for Festivals

The first Vande Bharat Express was introduced on Delhi-Varanasi corridor.

Diwali Special Trains

Wanna know about the special trains for festive season 2019?

Humsafar Express to Get Cheaper

Sleeper class added in Humsafar Express!

Book Tickets Get Cashback

Do you have any clue about this newbie cashback offer?

Gaming Zone at Railway Station

Indian Railways opens up its first fun zone at station!!

100 Days of NDA Government

Do you know the challenges faced by the Indian Railways in last 100 days?

Railways team up with ISRO

Over 700 trains will be monitored with GPS designed system, COA.

Discount in Premium Trains

Discount will be given on the base fares.

Public Fridge at Railway Station

Hubli Station gets public fridge to avoid food wastage!

Refund for Delayed Trains

Tejas Express to refund the money in case of train delay.

Indian Railways High-Speed Engine

Indian Railways' new locomotive will run at a speed of 180 km/hr.

Railways Shun Single-Use Plastics

No single-use plastics to be used by Indian railways!

Free Internet Wave

Railways extends wifi facility to 3000 Stations!!

Railways First Pod Hotel

Waiting rooms to turn into pod hotel!!

Pink Coaches for Women

Aware of the new initiative by Indian Railways for Women?

Onboard Shopping in Trains

Ever wondered about shopping while travelling by train?

Flaws in Railway Policies

Do you think there are flaws in the policies of Railways?

First Underwater Metro Tunnel

Aware of First Underwater Metro Rail in Kolkata?

Mumbai Rains Left People Stranded

Over 700 people rescued from a train in Mumbai

Rail Drishti New Features

Now, see Indian Rail bridges details on Rail Drishti

Mumbai-Pune Trains Cancelled

Central Railway carries restoration work on Mumbai Pune route.

Green Technology in Trains

Railways to adopt environment-friendly technology.

New Charter Services

Explore amazing services on Kalka Shimla route

Latest Time Table Changes

Railways have released new time table with the onset of monsoons.

Flight Like Speed in Train

Travel with much faster speeds in the near future

Renovated Manduadih Station

Believe it or not but Manduadih Station gets a makeover.

Railways Action Plan

New government have these action plans for railways.

Leh Railway Line

The first direct train to Leh-Ladakh will take you from Delhi to Leh in 20 hours!

Humsafar To Replace Duronto

Indian Railways to replace Delhi-Allahabad Duronto Express with new Humsafar Express

Cyclone Fani To Hit Soon

Railways cancels 103 trains in view of Cyclone Fani!

Virtual Reality Tours

With Virtual Reality travel any place in the world.

Samjhauta Express Suspended

Lack of occupancy leads to cancellation of Samjhauta Express!

Rail Drishti

Website launched for people to get real-time information!

Vande Bharat Express Train

First engine-less and fastest train to be launched soon!

Revamped Mathura Junction

Mathura Junction gets a renewed facelift!

Seemanchal Express Derailed

Nine coaches of Seemanchal Express were derailed yesterday!

Longest Railroad of India

This recently inaugurated bridge is the pride of the nation.

Steam Engines back on Track

Soon you will see steam engines running full to its capacity!

Kalka Shimla Vistadome Coach

New Vistadome coach on Kalka-Shimla line is what we call total picturesque!

Highest Railway Line

This Railway line in India will be highest in the world!

World Class Station

Habibganj will soon be a world class station.

Smart Coaches Introduced

Soon you will see coaches that are smart and has enhanced features!

Dynamic Fare Reduced

Soon flexi-fare scheme will be waived off for premium trains!

New Bihar Sampark Kranti

Bihar Sampark Kranti has a new style and color now!

Mughalsarai has a new name

Mughal Sarai Railway station has been renamed after the RSS leader!

On Board Shopping

Now shop while you travel in Indian Railways!

Lord Rama on board

Soon you can trace the path of Lord Rama!

Your Ticket Search Ends Here

Now book train ticket on Trainman App

Witness World Class trains Soon

Indian Railways will instigate world class high speed trains soon!

Railways under new Budget

What is Budget 2018 offering to Railways?

Foggy journey comes to a halt

Number of trains are cancelled and diverted due to heavy fog!

What is Operation Swarn

Know about Operation Swarn and revamping work on premium trains

Time Table Changes

Over 500 trains got speed in this year schedule change

Trains cancelled due to flood

Flood have taken over many regions of Bihar and Nepal!

Food Optional in Premium Trains

Meal has been made optional in some of the premium trains wef August 01, 2017

Vikalp for waitlisted ticket

Now waitlisted passengers need not worry as there's Vikalp for you!

Bullock Cart to Bullet Trains

India has come a long way and the recent developments towards this project confirms its growth metrics.

Train Captain introduced

Railways have introduced train captain to look after all issues of passengers while on board!

Travel by flight at the cost of train ticket

Airline's three month sale is starting tomorrow

Ajmer Sealdah express derailed near Kanpur

Ajmer Sealdah express derailed in early morning at Rura which is 50kms from Kanpur

Trains delayed and cancelled due to fog

Fog continues its nuisance creating train delays and cancellations

Ticket Insurance amount waived off

Indian Railways have waived off optional insurance cover while booking tickets online

Aadhaar Card mandatory for senior citizens

Aadhaar card has been mandated to avail senior citizen concession for railway tickets

No service charge for IRCTC ticket booking

Railways have waived off service charges on the tickets booked online through IRCTC

Accident victims to get aid in exchanging old notes

Various temporary counters have been set up by the banks to help accident victims

Refund amount limited to Rs 5000

Refund amount has further decreased as the banned currency acceptance increases till November 24

No Cash refund on ticket cancellation

Refund amount of Rs.10,000 or more will NOT be given as cash on ticket cancellations

Fare hiked for Rajdhani-Shatabdi trains

Travelling by premium trains such as Rajdhani and Shatabdi just got more expensive.

Train Derailed in Kerala

Thirteen coaches of Thiruvananthapuram-Mangalore express derailed in Kerala near Karukutty station

Delhi to Mumbai in 13 hours by Talgo

Spanish train Talgo to break all speed barriers in final trial run from Delhi to Mumbai

Waitlisted ticket NOT coming to an end

Indian Railways will no longer issue waiting list train ticket! Really ??? Well, heave a sigh of relief as this news is completely baseless.

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