PLATFORM TICKETS

  • Railway platform ticket to cost Rs 10 from April 1 March 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Railways have doubled the cost of platform tickets to Rs 10 with effect from April 1. The rate of platform ticket will be increased from Rs 5 to Rs 10 per ticket, and all concerned have been given instruction regarding this, according to a Railway Ministry release on Monday. Railways...
  • No platform tickets to be sold at Delhi railway stations till Aug 15 August 14, 2013

    No platform tickets will be sold at New Delhi, Nizamuddin and Old Delhi railway stations from Tuesday till August 15 due to security reasons on account of the Independence Day. However, platform tickets will be sold on demand to senior citizens, physically challenged and patients, said a senior Northern Railway official....
  • Post stampede no platform tickets at New Delhi station May 17, 2010

    New Delhi: People coming to New Delhi Railway Station to see off their loved ones will not be able to enter platforms from Monday with the Railways deciding to stop sale of platform tickets to control crowd inside. The decision came on Sunday night in the wake of a stampede in...
  • Railways says no to platform tickets this festive season November 5, 2007

    New Delhi: Senior citizens and handicapped travellers will no longer be allowed to have someone see them off at the New Delhi Railway Station. Its a new measure adopted by the railways to manage the scores of people thronging railway stations this festive season. An empty railway station is something one can...