From 1st January 2020, your train journey will be costlier. The Railways has announced a hike in passenger fare effective 1st January, raising journey costs by 1-4 paise per kilometre in different classes.
“In order to expand passenger amenities and facilities at Railway stations and in trains, it has become imperative to increase the train fare marginally without overburdening any class of passengers. Fast modernization of Indian Railway will be achieved through this fare revision.” Ministry of Railways said in a tweet. The last fare revision was done in 2014-15.