Reservation Queries

1. What is flexi-fare system?

Flexi-fare system is a system used in Premium trains like Shatabdi,Rajdhani,Duronto , Humsafar , Suvidha etc. according to which the base fare increases as the train seats/berth are booked.

According to Flexi-fare system : 
The base fares will increase by 10% with every 10% of berths sold subject to a prescribed ceiling limit as indicated in the table below. There will be no change in the existing fare for 1AC and EC class of travel. In the tables given below ‘X’ stands for the present base fares.

Fare Structure for Rajdhani and Duronto category of Trains

 

Charges % of berths 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
2S 1X 1.1X 1.2X 1.3X 1.4X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X
SL 1X 1.1X 1.2X 1.3X 1.4X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X
3A 1X 1.1X 1.2X 1.3X 1.4X 1.4X 1.4X 1.4X 1.4X 1.4X
2A 1X 1.1X 1.2X 1.3X 1.4X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X
1A 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X
X= Base Fare

 

Fare Structure for Shatabdi  category of Trains

 

Charges % of berths 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
CC 1X 1.1X 1.2X 1.3X 1.4X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X 1.5X
EC 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X 1X
X= Base Fare

 

 

2. What is coach composition of a train?The number of different type of coaches in train is it’s coach composition i.e. the number of unreserved coaches,sleeper coaches etc in a train. Sometimes it also defines the order in which they are connected.

3. What is Baggage Allowance In Indian Railways ? 

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4. What is Current Availability In Indian Railways ?

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