Indian Railways runs various kind of special trains to cater needs of all kind of people and type of journey.
Different types Trains Indian Railway
- Luxury Trains
- Rajdhani Trains
- Shatabdi Trains
- Garib rath Trains
- Tourist Trains
- Special Hill trains
- Mail or Express Trains
Luxury Trains of Indian Railways
- Trains which belong to luxury trains category offer an high level of service for its customers.
- The ticket fare of these trains are generally higher than other trains.
- Here you can enjoy the facilities like air conditioning, hygienic food service, standard comfortable seats with lots of cleanliness etc.
- Some of the examples of luxurious trains are Fairy Queen, Deccan Odyssey, Heritage on Wheels, Palace on wheels , etc.
- Visit http://www.indianrail.gov.in/luxury_Train.html for more information.
Rajdhani Trains and Shatabdi Trains of Indian Railway
- These trains of Indian Railways promise you the fastest and quickest journey with limited stops.
- These are completely air conditioned trains with high ticket fare.
- Here you can find the facilities like meals, snack, hygienic toilets, etc for free of cost.
- Some of the examples of rajdhani trains are cal rajdhani, rjpb rajdhani, sealdah rjdhani etc.
- Some of the examples of Shatabdi Trains are kalka shtbdi, lko swran shtbd, amritsar shtbdi, kalka shtbdi etc.
- Log on to http://www.indianrail.gov.in/shatabdi_trn_list.html
Garibrat Trains of Indian Railway
- Garibrat train offers you journey in air conditioned train for reasonable price.
- Indian government has launched train especially for people of upper middle class to make them travel in affordable price with standard classic treatment.
- Some of the examples of Garibrat trains are pune garibrath, garib rath exp, kgm garib rath log on to http://www.indianrail.gov.in/garibrath_trn_list.html to find out more information.
Tourist Trains of Indian Railway
- Tourist trains are introduced exclusively for tourists to visit famous places like Darjeeling, Simla, Kurseong, Kalka etc.
- You can find these trains functional only few days a week.
- Some of the tourist trains are himalyan queen, dj kgn ng train, kgn dj ng train etc.
- Log on to http://www.indianrail.gov.in/tourist_trn_list.html for more information.
Mail or Express Trains of Indian Railway
- Mail or express trains are best economical trains for people of all category.
- You can find train tickets for low price in these trains.
- These trains have classes varying from sleerper, first AC, Second AC, Third AC etc.
- Visit http://www.indianrail.gov.in/mail_express_trn_list.html for more information.
Summer Trains of Indian Railway
- Summer trains are functional in summer season to the specified places.
- These trains will not be functional other than summer season.
- Some of the examples of summer trains are Satpura Express, Pune Ahmedabad special, mumbai lucknow special etc.
- For more information log on to http://www.indianrail.gov.in/special_trn_list.html
How to book the entire Train of Indian Railway
- If you are planning to travel in a huge group of people then Indian railways has introduced method of bulk booking.
- You can go to the nearest train ticket booking center in the railways station.
- You will find a separate section for bulk booking.
- Fill the application form and book the entire train.
For more information you can visit Indian Railway Inquiry