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Posted: Sep 09 2016 (13:52)
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IR AffairsSep 09 2016 (13:51) Surging railway fares could increase traffic at airlines - The Economic Times
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NEW DELHI: The decision by Indian Railways to allow surge pricing in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains will further expedite the shift of rail passengers towards airlines — giving an impetus to the country's growing aviation sector.
Today onwards, railways has introduced the concept of surge pricing on base fares of Shatabdi, Rajdhani and Duronto trains. According to the Railway Board formula, the base fares will increase by 10 per cent with every 10 per cent of train berths sold.
The maximum fare has been capped at 1.5 times of the...
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Long distance Tourist Bus operators are also vastly benefitted .
Sep 09 2016 (18:51)
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It basically benefits airlines as RAJ, SHAT and DUR serves important cities, where Airports are present...
Good to see Government favours Air travels !!!
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