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Average rating to this train food is not of good quality

Train and journey is ok, travelled from Chennai to Bangalore. Food quality is poor teaching was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Aravinda B
via mobile
Comparatively Fast but Expensive

We booked Shatabdi express for our Agra tour with their own counter but due to the late... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JessyPin
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Train and journey is ok, travelled from Chennai to Bangalore. Food quality is poor teaching was worst. Instead of giving many things..give few but good quality food. Seats in the centre is most congested and not able to sit, please change this.ask your design engineer...More

Thank Aravinda B
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked Shatabdi express for our Agra tour with their own counter but due to the late reservation, we paid INR 1560 for two. Normally it was around INR 300 each for A/c class seat which includes breakfast. Breakfast was very basic. The seat was...More

Thank JessyPin
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Travelled by Kalka Shatabdi 12011 in Executive Class from New Delhi to Chandigarh on 23rd Jan & return journey same day by 12012. It was a big disappointment to see deteriorated standards of what once used to be showcase train. Cleanliness of toilets & general...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Travelled from Bangalore to Chennai. The service was poor and the food was stale. Late running train and poor hygiene. Saw few cockroaches in the coach. My daughter had food poisoning from the train food and learnt a lesson to carry own food next time...More

1  Thank veeruveer
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Recently we went Mysore from Chennai, unfortunately the food quality was not good and service too. That day morning served worst Bread, soggy omelet, as usual railway coffee/tea. Veg briyani, curd and sweet served for Lunch. Very bad thing is they are washing the utensils...More

Thank Jayasiva
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Our journey on the 7.20am Shatabdi Express Delhi to Amritsar. We had been told that this journey would enable us to see the country side and having flown and been driven around Northern India on our trip we were looking forward to a more relaxing...More

1  Thank Skyewhite
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Dynamic fare. V poor service. We paid hundreds of rupees for food, but no food was served. Looked as tt and contractor siphoned off our food. Be careful of TT and service boy , before they make u fool.

1  Thank Raju A
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We sat on first class, E bogey. Worth every penny, the train was from Delhi to amritsar. Left on time and has no problem. Great service!

Thank bbgeegee
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

You can't buy tickets on the web without first registering with IRCTC. Once you complete the initial registration process (hint when it comes to providing your Indian mobile number and you don't have one then use your own mobile number prefixed by the number 9)....More

1  Thank David H
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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I boarded the Shatabdi Express having just alighted the Shimla to Kalka Toy Train. We were booked in first class which has AC, plenty space for luggage in the overhead compartments and a western style toilet. The journey takes 5 hours and...More

5  Thank Vazbo
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