In order to understand the Indian railway Travelling hacks you need to back ( no no not that back)
First some trivia facts – Indian railway minister is Mr Piyush Goyal -2019
Indian Railway is often described as the “transport lifeline of the nation”.
It is the fourth largest railway network in the world, has over 70,000 passenger coaches and more than 11,000 locomotives.
From suburbs to urban transit, the Indian rail network covers the length and breadth of the country .
First railway in india aka the first passenger train in India ran between Bombay (Bori Bunder) and Thane on 16 April 1853.
The 14-carriage train was hauled by three steam locomotives: Sahib, Sindh and Sultan.
Zones and Divisions of Indian Railways
Indian Railways (IR) is divided into zones, which are further subdivided into divisions, each having a divisional headquarters.
Each of the divisions is headed by a Divisional Railway Manager (DRM), who reports to the General Manager (GM) of the zone
Now, that you have an idea about Indian Railways , It’s Time for some smart hacks
How to Book an Indian Railway ticket from IRCTC
Step 1 – Login to IRCTC website – CLICK HERE
Step 2 – Login with your Credential or if you are a new user Sign in with a Email address and create a unique password
Step 3 – Fill Out the details like destinations from where you will start and end , Select the date and also the Classes of train
Classes of Train
Learn more in details about the Classes of Train at –
And you are ready for your journey with IRCTC .