Indian Railways launches Luxury Saloon Coaches for the Public

New Delhi, India, 2018-Apr-04 — /Travel PR News/ — Indian Railways has launched the facility of booking luxury saloon coaches for the public. Now it’s possible to plan your own luxury train tour of India as you can charter luxury saloon coaches. These air-conditioned coaches are set up like a house with two exclusive bedrooms with attached bath, a large living cum dining room, kitchenette and window presenting panoramic views.

The lavish saloon coaches were inspired from the British era of early 1880s. After Independence, they were used by top railway officials in the ranks of divisional railway managers and above, zonal general managers and rail-road committee members for official purpose. But this premium service is now accessible even by the common man. You can get the facility as it can take travelers anywhere in India as long there is a railway track. IRCTC, Indian Railways Catering Travel Corporation offers the facility of chartering the luxury saloon for a fee of 2 Lacs.

The luxury saloon coaches are designed and decorated with a swanky look. Completed air-conditioned, the décor comprise of multi-colored curtains on the widows with a full panorama view. The two bedrooms, lounge space, pantry, bathroom, kitchenette have added amenities of water heater in modular toilet, dining table, fans, and chairs. Exclusive staff will also be available for services on board. Indian Railways will also provide one AC attendant and one saloon attendant for ensuring a hassle free travel.

Indian Railways has a total of 336 saloon cars across railway zones, among them 62 are air-conditioned which is available for charter for the public. For more information, visit our website:

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