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Sep 23 2016 (11:20)   16525/Island Express | TRVL/Tiruvalla (4 PFs)
 

vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Entry# 1999729            Tags   Past Edits
Planning to travel in the Island Express (16525) from TVLA to TCR. Ticket already reserved.
Whether the trains started running at the right time. For the last 2 to 3 days the train was running 3 to 4 hours delayed (as per the arrival/departure history). Tried to reach the railway station many times - no luck.
139 says all trains are running right time.
Confused
...
more...
whether to cancel the ticket and go by bus :(

1 posts - Fri Sep 23, 2016

  
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Sep 23 2016 (12:34)
Hareesh Mangalam*^~   3859 blog posts   43029 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1999729-2            Tags   Past Edits
Island seems to be running with a delay of about an hour now.
I feel you can expect a minimum delay of about 45 minutes today @ TRVL

  
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Sep 23 2016 (12:34)
vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Re# 1999729-3            Tags   Past Edits
today. I could see Train is running late by 58 Minutes in the site.

  
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Sep 23 2016 (13:03)
MCPNBR~   1994 blog posts   101 correct pred (88% accurate)
Re# 1999729-4            Tags   Past Edits
It was due to the derailment of the freight train near Karunagapalli. I think now both the tracks are operational. Saw news like that.

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Sep 23 2016 (14:00)
vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Re# 1999729-10            Tags   Past Edits
Thank you all for the suggestions and information.

  
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Sep 23 2016 (14:33)
RbK~   724 blog posts   9878 correct pred (86% accurate)
Re# 1999729-11            Tags   Past Edits
After shocks of derailment between STKT & KPY yet to get settled. Also a new crack detected near VAK station today morning. Hence except for trains like Rajdhani & JanSatabdi, others are yet to recover fully. So expect Island Express too to run late, atleast by 30 - 40 minutes.

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Nov 14 2015 (21:01)  
 

vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Entry# 1649411            Tags   Past Edits
Is there a restriction in the travelling time for season ticket holders ?
Is there any restriction in the number of times one can travel with a valid season ticket between the authorized stations ?

  
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Nov 16 2015 (17:39)
vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Re# 1649411-1            Tags   Past Edits
Anyone have a clue ?
  
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Mar 12 2015 (17:28)  
 

vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Entry# 1394510            Tags   Past Edits
Is it a must that we need to opt for the food in Rajadhani Express. I was trying to book in Rajadhani from ERS via IRCTC and it is not allowing to skip the MEAL option. How good is the food served. Is the rate included in the reservation itself or is it something i need to pay later depending upon my menu choice.

  
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Mar 12 2015 (17:32)
SRG*^~   35314 blog posts   159912 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 1394510-1            Tags   Past Edits
Yes you need mention choice of food either Veg or Non-Veg since charges for it are added in the ticket fare...Usually are decent enough and very good in some Rajdhanis.You need not pay any charges & again on board they will ask you about choice Veg or Non-veg before serving.

  
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Mar 12 2015 (17:32)
warriorsultan   1206 blog posts   48 correct pred (81% accurate)
Re# 1394510-2            Tags   Past Edits
Food costs are included in the fare. There is no option of opting out of it. As for the quality, the ratings differ from avg to above avg depending upon the sense of past travelers and classes traveled.

  
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Mar 12 2015 (17:33)
Magadh Express NDLS IPR~   5776 blog posts   642 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1394510-3            Tags   Past Edits
Catering charges for all Rajdhani trains are included in the ticket fare. Unfortunately, you don't have the choice to not opt for that. :(

  
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Mar 12 2015 (17:35)
DJ™^~   15446 blog posts   185372 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 1394510-4            Tags   Past Edits
In Rajdhani/Duronto/Shatabdi/Premium trains, meal option is compulsory
Ticket fare include the food cost throughout your journey
You will not have to pay any extra money whatever the menu is
  
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Jun 23 2014 (16:27)  
 

vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Entry# 1144338            Tags   Past Edits
I'm trying to book a ticket on 17229 ( SABARI EXPRESS ) through irctc, but in the availability box it is simply showing "NOT AVAILABLE" for all the dates. Anybody has some idea what the problem could be ?

1 posts - Mon Jun 23, 2014

  
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Jun 23 2014 (16:41)
vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Re# 1144338-2            Tags   Past Edits
from TVC to TRVL

  
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Jun 23 2014 (16:42)
Boxer Bhai   38476 blog posts   12677 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1144338-3            Tags   Past Edits
u cant book tkt ,qouta restrictions

  
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Jun 23 2014 (16:53)
ansariFaiz*^~   3808 blog posts   4787 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1144338-4            Tags   Past Edits
Booking not allowed between TVC and Palakkad. You can book till CBE if u want

  
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Jun 23 2014 (17:14)
vivekgopinath   9 blog posts
Re# 1144338-5            Tags   Past Edits
Thank you all for the information

  
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Jun 23 2014 (17:39)
भूत हूँ मैं~   3342 blog posts   3081 correct pred (82% accurate)
Re# 1144338-6            Tags   Past Edits
better book in 16650 or 16382 or 12202 for near timings!!!
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