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Good fast train towards the Himalayas

This train took us to Kalka from New Delhi. It was comfortable and the breakfast and lunch supplied to our seats delivered by two keen young guys. The toilets pretty basic

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This train took us to Kalka from New Delhi. It was comfortable and the breakfast and lunch supplied to our seats delivered by two keen young guys. The toilets pretty basic

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shatabdi express is clean but a lot more things are to be taken care of. Food and tea provided by them is not that good. Needs to improve that. When train gets late by hours, there is no availability of food which makes it more difficult to travel.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We took the executive class from Delhi at 07:40 to Chandigarh, arriving 11:45 and from there with a vehicle to Simla. At Shimla hotel at 15:45 (exactly 4 hrs). The food provisions are adequate and there is even a choice of omelet, with or without spice. For the small price difference you really should choose the 2 + 2 seats... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I travelled in Blore - Chennai Shatabdi this Wednesday. The seat was comfortable, compartment was clean. The AC was getting very cold when nearing Chennai. Water bottle and coffee was served immediately.Food served was average. Upma was too hard, Chutney & coffee was watery. No extra tissues provided. Vada was fine. Reached chennai on time. Overall, a good journey, but... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Late late and late Smelling toilet all the way from Delhi to Amritsar Never ever gonna use this mode of transportation again.

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Thank Kdoowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This was my first time travel in Shatabdi express. Enjoyed the journey.the service was good.felt special,catering service was also good.would love to travel again.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We took the Shatabdi Express fro Delhi at 4:30pm to Amritsar. The train arrived in Amritsar at 10:45 pm. Taking the Shatabdi was quite a surprising experience for me and definitely not what I expected. For one, you are assigned neat and comfortable coach style seats and are able to store your luggage in overhead compartments. Space for luggage is... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

For a fantastic train experience, take the 7.15 Shatabdi Express which leaves from Chennai Central station to Coimbatore. From there, you can take a car (or train) to Mettupalayam. The following day, board the world Heritage cog wheel steam train (Toy Train) up tp Ooty. This is a fantasic experience. Sit back and enjoy incredible views while marvelling at such... More 

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Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Superfast & warm hospitality. Look & feel along with comfort is out of the world. Experience as you try....!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

One of the excellent train with stupendous time management... It leaves and arrives on the dot.... But as usual the food served is lowest class.. I give them the following ratings Train interior #8/10 Timings #10/10 Food #3/10 Go only if you need to reach the fastest land route

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