Train tickets, freight tariff to be costlier from tomorrow

PTI

  • Train tickets, freight tariff to be costlier from tomorrow

New Delhi, Mar 31 (PTI) Travelling in trains is set to become costlier from tomorrow as the hike in reservation fee and superfast charges announced in the Rail Budget come into effect from April 1.

Besides hike in passenger fares, freight rate for all commodities will also go up by about 5.7 per cent on Monday.

The Railways expect to earn Rs 42,210 crore from passengers traffic and Rs 93,554 crore from goods transportation in 2013-14.

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