International Tourist Bureau allows to explore the splendour of multi- faceted India by the way of selling INDRAIL PASSES to foreign tourists/NRI?s. These passes are sold by GSAs and Rail Tourist Agents.
Indrail Passes not only provide excellent value for money but also enhances the charm of holidays from abroad. It offers the foreign tourists/NRI?s to travel as they like, over the entire Indian Railways without any route restriction within the period of validity of Indrail Pass.
The tourists can choose Indrail Passes according to their itineraries.
The Indrail Pass holder is not required to pay any reservation fee, super fast charges and safety charges etc. No additional charges are paid for catering service provided in Rajdhani/Shatabdi Express trains.
Indrail Passes are very convenient for tourists as they provide flexibility for travel over Indian Railway.
The fares of Indrail Passes are in US Dollars only but payments can be made either in US Dollars or Sterling Pounds.
FARE STRUCTURE OF INDRAIL PASSES (IN US DOLLARS)
Period of Validity
I AC Class
First Class AC-2Tier
AC-3Tier AC Chair Car
Second Class (Non AC)
1/2 Day* (12 hrs.)
01 Day* (24 hrs.)
02 Days (48 hrs.)
* These Indrail Passes are hourly based and validity starts from the time of the departure of train.
* These passes are valid in one class lower than the class for which they are issued when travelling by Rajdhani Express trains i.e. Half day(12 hrs.), One day (24 hrs.) or Two days (48 hrs.). Indrail Passes of 1st A C are valid in 2 AC and First Class Indrail Passes are valid in 3 AC of Rajdhani Express.
Rest of the Indrail Passes are valid in the class for which they are issued of all trains.
Second /Sleeper Class Indrail Passes are not valid in Rajdhani/Shatabdi Express trains.
Indrail Passes are available for sale at major Railway Stations over Indian Railways viz - Agra Cantt, Agra City, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Bangalore City, Howrah, Chennai, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gorakhpur, Hyderabad, Jaipaur, Mumbai, New Delhi, Puttaparthi Town Booking Agency, Rameshwaram, Secunderabad, Trivandrum Central, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vasco da gama and Vijayawada.
Certain recognised travel agents are also authorised to sell these passes in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Chennai.
Indrail Passes are sold outside India through our General Sales Agents appointed by Indian Railways in Bahrain, Columbo, Germany, Oman,U.A.E, U.K and Nepal.
Source : Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 22-06-2011
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