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Remote location quota

Decoding the Myths about Remote Location Quota

Remote Location quota is a specific waitlisted ticket quota on an Indian long distance train. It is...

Howrah - Katwa Local

On a food quest in Katwa – Howrah route

The Katwa – Howrah local is also known as the food local by the commuters.

UP and Bihar trains

Decoding the Delay Problems for Bihar-Uttar Pradesh Trains

Trains to Bihar and Uttar Pradesh are least punctual in terms of their timeliness.

Senior Citizens quota

Decoding senior citizens seat allocation norms

Going by the rule, Senior Citizens should be allocated lower berth seats following the special quota...

Train ticket - cover

Over 10 Lakh train travelers fail to get a seat everyday

The demand-supply mismatch on long distance trains has been a well-known assumption for long, which...

Hyderabad Metro

Will Hyderabad Metro save the city from its traffic woes?

By Shardul Sabde The Twin Cities of Hyderabad-Secunderabad is at a steady grooming stage. With...

PNR Prediction

With more Quotas by your side, Chances of Confirmed Tickets are High!

RailYatri’s analysis on quota patterns that turns WL  ticket into CNF  Have you ever been told...

RAC Quota rules

A Look through some unknown RAC Ticket rules

Everyone knows what RAC (Reservation Against Cancellations) means, but there are many rules about...


Does Surge Pricing model make sense in the context of Indian Railways?

Taking a leaf from the world of airlines, and taxi aggregators such as Ola and Uber, the Indian...

Pregnancy travel tips

How Safe is travelling by Train during Pregnancy?

Travelling during pregnancy is best avoided due to inconvenience such as sitting in one place for...