How much does the railways cost?

How much does the railways cost?

The railway transport cost is one of the key factors that determine how much the railway fares are.The total cost of the journey depends on the speed of the train, how many people are on board, and the number of coaches.As a general rule, it ranges between Rs 1,000 and Rs 2,000 per kilometre.The train…

How to find the best rail transport rates

How to find the best rail transport rates

Australia has more rail fares than any other country in the world.And you won’t find a higher-cost option in the country, which is why many travellers would rather travel on an express train than a private car.But how do you find the cheapest train fares in the most congested city in the continent?We looked at…

When trains crash, how much does your train fare go up?

When trains crash, how much does your train fare go up?

On Sunday, a freight train derailed in Sydney, leaving more than 30 people injured, and the NSW Transport Minister, Andrew Constance, said it had been caused by “poor design” and “poor maintenance”.“It was a tragic accident and the people on board are obviously devastated,” Mr Constance said on Sunday.“There are some really difficult questions to…

Railways pay up for railways’ train fare hike

Railways pay up for railways’ train fare hike

Transport Canada says it will pay more for passenger trains than ever before after the federal government announced a steep hike in the price of rail travel in 2017.The hike will affect more than 2,000 major rail companies.The ministry said Monday that it expects to spend $10 billion to $13 billion on passenger rail services…

How to report a scam

How to report a scam

A new online platform has emerged to report scams to authorities and police, offering people a tool to report potential fraudsters to the authorities.The platform, which has been launched by a group of former employees of the Bangladesh Railway Transport (BTR) and its subsidiaries, aims to make the system easier for people to report any…