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Pay more for your meals on trains; cost of evening tea on sleeper class of Duronto to go up from Rs 20 to Rs 50

​According to the new rates for Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi, a cup of tea which used to cost Rs 10 will now cost Rs 20 in second AC and Rs 15 in sleeper class. A lunch or dinner in sleeper class of Duronto, which earlier was priced at Rs 80 wil...

Updated: Nov 15, 2019, 03.49 PM IST
The revised menu and tariffs will be updated in the ticketing system after 15 days and it will be applicable after 120 days.
(This story originally appeared in on Nov 15, 2019)
The Railway Board has decided to hike prices of meals on board Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains, resulting in slight increase in their fares, according to a government order.

According to the new order, in first class AC, tea will cost Rs 35, up by Rs 6, breakfast Rs 140, up by Rs 7, lunch and dinner Rs 245, up by Rs 15.

In second class AC, third class AC and chair car, tea to cost Rs 20, up by Rs 5, breakfast Rs 105, up by Rs 8, lunch and dinner Rs 185, up by Rs 10.

It has also been decided that snacks with regional flavour will be introduced, the order said.

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