Train or Coach Booking FTR

Train or Train Coach Booking FTR / Bogie Booking

Indian Railway’s Full Tariff Rate service allows passengers or organization to make bookings for an entire train or some coaches for Marriage, tour programme etc, via FTR website.

Train Bogie Booking for Marriage/ How to Book Train Coach for Marriage?

Let’s check how to book a train for Marriage or any Function. Details regarding how to book train or train coaches for marriage or wedding programmes are following.

Online booking of FTR Train is allowed for journey starting from stations of all Railways. Chartered coach can be attached/detached only in those stations where the train stoppage is 10 minutes or more. The coaches cannot be attached in all trains.

Booking period

FTR registration can be done maximum 6 months in advance and minimum 30 days prior to journey date.

Steps to book a Special Train/Coach

Procedure of Booking of FTR Coaches / Special Trains : Before you embark on your schedule programme of booking a special train/coach on Full Tariff Rate(FTR), here are five simple steps that you need to know:

We can book Train Coach Booking/FTR registration on two methods :- Registration on Railway website or Registrations on UTS counter:

Registration on Railway website:
  • Party should open Railway website- ftr.irctc.co.in
  • Party will provide the booking type, journey details of coaches, and route.
  • After submission of the request, party will get a reference number and registration amount to be paid.
  • Party has to pay the registration amount against provided reference number.
  • After the payment, Party will get the FTR number.
  • Payment of registration amount must be received within 6 days (including FTR request submit day). After 6 days, FTR Reference Number will be flushed and party has to follow the above mentioned process again to book a FTR coach/train.
Registrations on UTS counter
  • Party will go to CBS (Chief Booking Supervisor)/Station Master (SM) of journey commencing station and provide written request containing journey details for FTR booking.
  • CBS will feed these details in FTR system and will provide a system generated slip to the party. This slip will contain the reference number and registration amount payable by party.
  • Party will go to UTS counter and will deposit the registration money against the reference number.
  • After confirmation of payment, printed money receipt will be provided to party with a unique FTR number printed on it.
  • Party will go to CBS with this FTR number. At CBS counter, party can request and get a printout of his request details by providing the FTR number.
Processing of the Application
  • Attach Xerox of the money receipt obtained by paying registration fees while booking of FTR Coaches/Trains.
  • Acknowledgement shall indicate your position on the waiting list. Final Programme will be confirmed only after examining operational feasibility and haulage confirmation from other concerned Zonal Railways further approvals can be restrained in case of inclement weather like fog or heavy rains.
  • Collect final confirmed programme copy from the office of the Chief Passenger Transportation Manager at least 72 hours before the date of commencement of journey.
  • The Party should approach the Station manage of the journey commencing station with full list and details of ‘ intending’ passengers at least b in advance for preparation of ticket.
  • The application shall be received in CPTM’s Office. Applications for which the train cannot be allotted for want of availability of stock will be given a waiting list number and the applicants will accordingly be advised with a request to be in touch with this office.
  • Once the registration for an FTR coach is made, only a one time change in the date of commencement of journey within 10 days from original date will be entertained. This option of change in date should be given by Party within 15 days of registration. No other change like change in destination, stock, itinerary etc. will be entertained.

FTR booking facility is not available between 23.45 hrs and 00.20 hrs.

Permissible number of coaches
  • Coach Booking: Party can book maximum 10 numbers of coaches on FTR in a train in one tour programme.
  • Train Booking: Party can book maximum 24 coaches in FTR train including 2 SLR. 2 SLR coaches are mandatory.

FTR Booking Allowed Trains

There are 299 trains under this category, details are here

FTR Booking Allowed Trains are following:-

FTR Booking Allowed Trains (299)
Sr No.Train No.Train NameRailway ZoneFrom - ToDeparture Time Arrival Time
101027DR-GKP SPLCRDRGKP14:0502:45
211005DR-PDY EXPRESSCRDRPDY21:3007:15
311006PDY-DR CHALUKYA EXPCRPDYDR21:2505:35
411033PUNE-DBG EXPCRPUNEDBG16:1506:40
511034DBG-PUNE EXPRESSCRDBGPUNE16:4507:20
611035DR-MYS SHARAVATHI EXPCRDRMYS21:3021:40
711036MYS-DR SHARAVATI EXPCRMYSDR06:1505:35
811037PUNE-GKP EXPRESSCRPUNEGKP16:1500:35
911038GKP-PUNE EXPCRGKPPUNE15:5502:45
1011039KOP-G MAHARASHTRA EXPCRKOPG14:4518:00
1111040G-KOP MAHARASHTRA EXPCRGKOP08:1512:25
1211046DHN-KOP DIKSHABHUMI EXPCRDHNKOP10:2012:40
1311049ADI-KOP EXPRESSCRADIKOP20:1514:40
1411050KOP-ADI EXPRESSCRKOPADI13:1507:30
1511057CSMT-ASR AMRITSAR EXPCRCSMTASR23:3016:15
1611058ASR CSMT EXPRESSCRASRCSMT08:5000:05
1711140HPT-CSMT SF EXPCRHPTCSMT14:0005:10
1812133CSMT-MAJN EXPRESSCRCSMTMAJN22:0215:40
1912134MAJN-CSMT EXPRESSCRMAJNCSMT16:3510:35
2012147KOP-NZM EXPRESSCRKOPNZM09:1018:45
2112148NZM-KOP EXPRESSCRNZMKOP05:1013:30
2222131PUNE-BSBS GYANGANGA EXPCRPUNEBSBS16:1520:00
2322132BSBS-PUNE GYANGANGA SFCRBSBSPUNE04:2507:20
2422157CSMT-MS SF EXPCRCSMTMS22:5522:15
2522158MS-CSMT MUMBAI SF EXPCRMSCSMT06:2005:50
2622159CSMT -MAS EXPCRCSMTMAS12:4510:45
2722160MAS-CSMT MUMBAI EXPRESSCRMASCSMT13:2512:30
2822175NAGPUR JAIPUR SF EXPCRNGPJP10:3510:30
2922176JAIPUR NAGPUR EXPCRJPNGP17:4016:50
3018309SBP -JAT EXPRESS SPECIALECORSBPJAT11:0014:25
3118310JAT-SBP EXPRESSECORJATSBP14:3516:15
3218311SBP-BSBS BI-WEEKLY SPLECORSBPBSBS13:0509:25
3318312BSBS-SBP BI-WEEKLYECORBSBSSBP15:0010:30
3418410PURI-SHM EXPRESSECORPURISHM22:4008:00
3518417PURI GUNUPUR EXP SPECIALECORPURIGNPR12:0020:50
3618418GUNUPUR PURI EXP SPECIALECORGNPRPURI05:0014:50
3718477PURI-YNRK DAILY EXPECORPURIYNRK20:4521:50
3818478YNRK-PURI EXPRESSECORYNRKPURI05:3503:25
3918511KRPU-VSKP BI-WEEKLY INTERECORKRPUVSKP05:2512:00
4018512VSKP-KRPU BI-WEEKLY INTERECORVSKPKRPU13:5021:00
4118525BAM-VSKP EXPRESSECORBAMVSKP09:4514:35
4218526VSKP-BAM EXPRESSECORVSKPBAM15:0020:25
4318529DURG-VSKP EXPRESSECORDURGVSKP18:3010:20
4418530VSKP-DURG EXPRESSECORVSKPDURG16:5505:40
4513023HWH-GAYA EXPERHWHGAYA20:0010:45
4613024GAYA-HWH EXPERGAYAHWH12:2003:50
4713044RXL-HWH EXPERRXLHWH21:0012:20
4813149SDAH-APDJ KANCHANKANYA EXERSDAHAPDJ20:3512:35
4913150APDJ-SDAH KANCHAN KANYA EERAPDJSDAH15:1508:20
5013153SDAH MLDT GOUR EXPERSDAHMLDT22:1505:55
5113154MLDT SDAH GOUR EXPERMLDTSDAH21:4505:05
5213403RNC BGP VANANCHAL EXPLERRNCBGP19:2009:00
5313404BGP RNC VANANCHAL EXPERBGPRNC19:0508:30
5413415MLDT-PNBE EXPERMLDTPNBE20:1505:20
5513416PNBE-MLDT EXPERPNBEMLDT22:0007:50
5604173MTJ-JP UNRESERVED SPLNCRMTJJP07:2514:40
5704174JP-MTJ UNRESERVED SPLNCRJPMTJ15:0522:20
5811123GWL BJU MAILNCRGWLBJU12:0512:55
5911124BJU- GWL MAILNCRBJUGWL18:4518:55
6011841KURJ-KKDE EXPRESNCRKURJKKDE18:3512:15
6111842KKDE-KURJ EXPRESSNCRKKDEKURJ15:1008:00
6205387KSJ-MTJ SPLNERKSJMTJ21:1523:40
6305388MTJ-KSJ SPLNERMTJKSJ05:4508:40
6415035DLI-KGM S K EXPNERDLIKGM16:0022:45
6515036KGM-DLI S K EXPNERKGMDLI08:4015:25
6615615GHY-SCL EXPRESSNFRGHYSCL23:5512:50
6715616SCL-GHY EXPRESSNFRSCLGHY07:0019:50
6815663AGTL-SCL EXPRESSNFRAGTLSCL11:0018:30
6915664SCL-AGTL EXPRESSNFRSCLAGTL08:3016:00
7015721PAHARIA EXPRESSNFRDGHANJP17:2509:15
7115722PAHARIA EXPRESSNFRNJPDGHA20:0011:55
7215901LMG-TSK EXPRESSNFRLMGTSK07:1519:00
7315902TSK-LMG EXPRESSNFRTSKLMG07:1519:00
7400438NZN-NZM SPLNRNZMKON21:0010:30
7512487JBN-ANVT SUPERFASTEXPNRJBNANVT20:4520:45
7612488ANVT-JBNSUPERFAST EXPNRANVTJBN08:1007:35
7714205AYODHYA EXPRESSNRAYCDLI17:2504:20
7814206AYODHYA EXPRESSNRDLIAYC18:2007:15
7914223BUDH PURNIMA EXPNRRGDBSB21:3506:40
8014224BUDHPURNIMA EXP😆NRBSBRGD20:3006:00
8114311ALA HAZRAT EXPNRBEBHUJ06:3511:00
8214312ALA HAZRAT EXPNRBHUJBE15:5020:35
8314321BE - NBVJ EXP.NRBEBHUJ06:3508:50
8414322BHUJ-BENRBHUJBE18:0520:35
8514523BJU-UMB EXPRESSNRBJUUMB05:0008:40
8614524UMB-BJU EXPRESSNRUMBBJU22:2002:15
8714553HIMACHAL EXPNRDLIDLPC22:5007:35
8814554HIMACHAL EXPRESNRDLPCDLI21:0505:00
8914645SHALIMAR EXPNRJSMJAT23:2505:40
9014646SHALIMAR EXPNRJATJSM22:2505:30
9114661BME-JAT EXPNRBMEJAT00:2505:40
9214662JAT-BME EXPNRJATBME22:2504:00
9322409GAYA -ANVT GARIB RATHNRGAYAANVT19:3508:40
9422410ANVT-GAYA GARIB RATHNRANVTGAYA20:2009:35
9512439NED-SGNR EXP VIA HMHNWRNEDSGNR11:0519:50
9612440SGNR-NED EXP VIA HMHNWRSGNRNED13:2521:40
9712467LEELAN EXPNWRJSMJP00:2513:15
9812468LEELAN EXPNWRJPJSM16:3505:25
9912485NED SGNR EXPNWRNEDSGNR11:0519:15
10012486SGNR NED EXPNWRSGNRNED14:3021:40
10114701AMRAPURA ARAVALI EXPNWRSGNRBDTS23:0006:15
10214702AMRAPURA ARAWALI EXPRESSNWRBDTSSGNR21:0004:05
10314707RANAKPUR EXPNWRBKNDDR07:5007:10
10414708RANAKPUR EXPNWRDDRBKN12:3512:45
10514803JSM SBIB SF EXPNWRJSMSBIB15:1005:30
10614804SBIB JSM SF EXPNWRSBIBJSM23:0012:30
10714805YPR-BME AC EXPNWRYPRBME11:3004:45
10814806BME YPR AC EXPNWRBMEYPR22:0015:45
10914813JU BPL EXPNWRJUBPL09:4009:20
11014814BPL JU EXPNWRBPLJU16:5518:30
11114853MARUDHAR EXPNWRBCYJU16:5017:55
11214854MARUDHAR EXPNWRJUBCY08:2510:15
11314863MARUDHAR EXPNWRBCYJU17:5517:55
11414864MARUDHAR EXPRESNWRJUBCY08:2507:00
11514865MARUDHAR EXPRESNWRBCYJU17:5517:55
11614866MARUDHAR EXPNWRJUBCY08:2507:40
11714887RKSH BME EXPNWRRKSHBME19:4519:20
11814888BARMER RKSH EXPNWRBMERKSH08:0009:40
11919701SAINIK EXPRESSNWRJPDEC20:4005:15
12019702SAINIK EXPRESSNWRDECJP00:0508:15
12119715JP GTNR EXPNWRJPGTNR21:0511:40
12220473CHETAK EXPNWRDEEUDZ19:3507:50
12320474CHETAK EXPNWRUDZDEE17:0005:05
12420483BGKT DDR EXPNWRBGKTDDR19:5012:30
12520484DDR BGKT EXPNWRDDRBGKT15:0007:20
12622481JU DEE EXPNWRJUDEE18:4505:20
12722482DEE JU EXPNWRDEEJU23:1010:00
12807029AGTL - SC EXPRESSSCRAGTLSC06:1016:15
12907030SC -AGTLSCRSCAGTL16:3503:00
13012721HYB-NZM DAKSHIN EXPSCRHYBNZM23:0003:40
13112722NZM-HYB DAKSHIN EXPSCRNZMHYB22:5003:50
13212731TPTY-SC EXPSCRTPTYSC17:0007:25
13312732SC-TPTY EXPSCRSCTPTY16:1506:25
13412763TPTY-SC PADMAVATI EXPSCRTPTYSC16:5505:45
13512764SC-TPTY PADMAVATI EXPSCRSCTPTY18:4006:55
13612768SRC-NED EXPSCRSRCNED14:4519:10
13717001SNSI-SC EXPSCRSNSISC17:0008:55
13817002SC-SNSI EXPSCRSCSNSI16:2509:10
13917007SC DBG EXPSCRSCDBG22:4013:25
14017008DBG-SC EXPSCRDBGSC07:1019:25
14117207SNSI-BZA EXPSCRSNSIBZA17:0015:15
14217208BZA-SNSI EXPRESSSCRBZASNSI10:1509:10
14317209SBC-CCT SESHADRI EXPSCRSMVBCCT11:3506:45
14417210SHESHADRI EXPSCRCCTSMVB17:2512:00
14517225BZA-UBL AMARAVATI EXPSCRBZAUBL19:4511:20
14617226UBL-BZA AMARAVATI EXPSCRUBLBZA13:2005:45
14717229TVC-SC SABARI EXPSCRTVCSC06:4512:20
14817230SC-TVC SABARI EXPSCRSCTVC12:2018:20
14917247NS-DMMSCRNSDMM17:4010:00
15017248DMM-NSSCRDMMNS14:2005:25
15117249RU-COASCRTPTYCCT22:5011:30
15217250CCT-TPTYSCRCCTTPTY14:5505:20
15317255NS-LPI EXPSCRNSLPI18:5005:50
15417256LPI-NS EXPSCRLPINS21:0507:40
15517415TPTY-KOP HARIPRIYA EXPSCRTPTYKOP21:4016:45
15617416KOP-TPTY HARIPRIYA EXPSCRKOPTPTY11:4008:05
15717417TPTY-SNSI EXPSCRTPTYSNSI08:3010:45
15817418SNSI-TPTY WEEKLY EXPSCRSNSITPTY19:3522:20
15917420VSG-TPTYSCRVSGTPTY09:0002:55
16017479PURI-TPTY EXPSCRPURITPTY18:3022:40
16117480TPTY-PURI EXPSCRTPTYPURI10:5014:35
16217481BSP-TPTY EXPSCRBSPTPTY15:3522:40
16317482TPTY-BSP EXPSCRTPTYBSP10:5017:25
16417603KCG-YNK EXPSCRKCGYNK21:0509:35
16517604YNK-KCG EXPSCRYNKKCG16:2005:00
16617609PNBE-PAU EXPSCRPNBEPAU07:0015:25
16717610PAU-PNBE EXPSCRPAUPNBE14:1023:15
16817643CGL-COA CIRCAR EXPSCRCGLCOA16:0009:50
16917644COA-CGL CIRCAR EXPSCRCOACGL14:3007:25
17017651CGL-KCG EXPSCRCGLKCG15:3507:55
17117652KCG-CGL EXPSCRKCGCGL17:0008:20
17222731HYB-CSMT MUMBAI EXPSCRHYBCSMT22:3513:05
17322732MUMBAI CSMT-HYB EXPSCRCSMTHYB14:1004:30
17418241DURG ABKP EXPSECRDURGABKP20:4508:00
17518242ABKP DURG EXPSECRABKPDURG22:3009:55
17612825RNC-ANVT SAMPARK KRANTISERRNCANVT23:5519:35
17712826ANVT-RNC SAMPARK KRANTISERANVTRNC08:0004:45
17818047SHM VSG AMARAVATI EXPSERSHMVSG23:2015:45
17918048VSG SHM AMARAAVATI EXPSERVSGSHM06:3023:20
18018101TATA JAT EXPSERTATAJAT17:0514:25
18118102JAT-TATA EXPSERJATTATA14:3509:50
1826426NCJ-QLN EXP SPLSRNCJQLN06:2510:20
18312619MATSYAGANDHA EXPSRLTTMAQ15:2010:10
18412620MATSYAGANDA EXPSRMAQLTT12:4506:35
18512643TVC-NZM NIZAMUDDIN EXPSRTVCNZM14:1518:45
18612644NZM-TVC SF EXPSRNZMTVC05:1007:00
18712645ERS-NZM MILLENNIUM EXPSRERSNZM19:0018:45
18812646NZM-ERS MILLENNIUM EXPSRNZMERS05:1003:10
18912687MDU-CDG EXPSRMDUCDG23:3503:30
19012688CDG-MDU EXPSRCDGMDU08:0513:50
19116093MAS-LJN EXPSRMASLJN05:1520:20
19216094LJN - MAS EXPSRLJNMAS16:2006:55
19316101MS-QLN EXPSRMSQLN17:0007:20
19416102QLN-MS EXPSRQLNMS12:0003:05
19516317CAPE-SVDK HIMSAGAR EXPSRCAPESVDK14:1510:35
19616318SVDK-CAPE EXPSRSVDKCAPE22:3023:20
19716321NCJ-CBE EXPSRNCJCBE07:3519:00
19816322CBE-NCJ EXPSRCBENCJ08:0020:10
19916343TVC-MDU AMRITHA EXPSRTVCMDU20:3010:00
20016347TVC-MAQ EXPRESSSRTVCMAQ20:5011:20
20116348MAQ-TVC EXPRESSSRMAQTVC14:2504:10
20216356MAJN- KCVL ANTYODAYA EXPSRMAJNKCVL20:1008:00
20316381PUNE-KANYAKUMARI EXPSRPUNECAPE23:5012:30
20416382CAPE PUNE EXPSRCAPEPUNE08:4022:20
20516729MDU-PUU EXPSRMDUPUU23:2510:10
20616730PUU-MDU EXPSRPUUMDU17:2004:45
20716779TPTY-RMM EXPSRTPTYRMM11:5504:55
20816787TEN-SVDK EXPSRTENSVDK17:3510:35
20916788SVDK-TEN EXPSRSVDKTEN22:3018:45
21016867VM-MDU EXPRESSSRVMMDU16:3523:30
21120605MS - TCN SF EXPSRMSTCN16:1006:10
21220606TCN - MS SF EXPSRTCNMS20:2510:25
21322207MAS-TVC SF AC EXPRESSSRMASTVC16:0007:00
21422208TVC-MAS SF AC EXPRESSSRTVCMAS19:1510:25
21522605PRR-VM BI-WKLY SF EXPSRPRRVM10:0019:00
21622606VM-PRR BI-WKLY SF EXPSRVMPRR12:1522:45
21722613RMM-AYC SHRADDHASETHU SFSRRMMAYC23:5504:55
21822614AYC-RMM SHRADDHA SETHU SFSRAYCRMM23:1003:10
21922615TPTY-CBE EXPSRTPTYCBE15:0022:45
22022616CBE-TPTY SF EXPSRCBETPTY06:1013:20
22122621RMM-CAPE SUPER FAST EXPSRRMMCAPE21:0004:15
22222622CAPE-RMM SUPER FAST EXPSRCAPERMM22:1505:35
22322627TPJ-TVC SFSRTPJTVC07:2015:20
22422628TVC-TPJ SFSRTVCTPJ11:3519:45
22522645INDB-KCVL SF EXPSRINDBKCVL16:4515:50
22622646KCVL-INDB SF EXPSRKCVLINDB06:3505:05
22722647KRBA-KCVL SF EXPSRKRBAKCVL19:4015:50
22822648KCVL-KRBA SF EXPSRKCVLKRBA06:1503:00
22922661MS-RMM SF EXPSRMSRMM17:4504:10
23022662RMM-MS SF EXPSRRMMMS20:2007:10
23122673BGKT-MQ SF EXPSRBGKTMQ16:1016:35
23222674MQ-BGKT SF SPLSRMQBGKT13:1514:55
23307335BGM-MUGR EXP SPLSWRBGMMUGR13:1012:50
23407336MUGR-BGM EXP SPLSWRMUGRBGM15:4015:55
23512741VSG-PNBE EXPRESSSWRVSGPNBE19:0510:10
23612742PNBE-VSG EXPRESSSWRPNBEVSG14:0505:30
23712779VSG-NZM GOA EXPRESSSWRVSGNZM15:0006:25
23812780NZM-VSG GOA EXPRESSSWRNZMVSG15:1507:00
23916203MAS-TPTY EXPRESSSWRMASTPTY16:3520:30
24016204TPTY-MAS EXPRESSSWRTPTYMAS06:2510:10
24116511SBC-CAN EXPRESSSWRSBCCAN21:3510:15
24216512CAN-SBC EXPRESSSWRCANSBC17:0506:35
24317309YPR-VASGO EXPRESSSWRYPRVSG15:0005:00
24417310VASCO-YPR EXPRESSSWRVSGYPR22:5512:35
24517315VSG-VLNK EXPRESSSWRVSGVLNK09:0012:25
24617316VLNK-VSG EXPRESSSWRVLNKVSG23:5502:40
24717317UBL-DR EXPESSSWRUBLDR15:0007:00
24817318DR-UBL EXPRESSSWRDRUBL20:1511:35
24917319UBL-HYB EXPRESSSWRUBLHYB20:5010:40
25017320HYB-UBL EXPRESSSWRHYBUBL15:5006:10
25117323UBL-BSBS EXPRESSSWRUBLBSBS18:1508:40
25217324BSBS-UBL EXPRESSSWRBSBSUBL20:4010:40
25317391SBC-UBL EXPRESSSWRSBCUBL00:1509:05
25417392UBL-SBC EXPRESSSWRUBLSBC18:2503:50
25522685YPR-CDG EXPRESSSWRYPRCDG14:3015:50
25622686CDG-YPR EXPRESSSWRCDGYPR03:3505:25
25711273ET-PCOI EXPWCRETPCOI17:2009:55
25811274PCOI-ET EXPWCRPCOIET20:1511:30
25911463SMNH-JBP EXPWCRVRLJBP10:0013:25
26011464JBP -SMNH EXPWCRJBPVRL14:0017:55
26111705JBP REWA EXPRESSWCRJBPREWA07:2012:45
26211706REWA JBP EXPWCRREWAJBP14:1020:30
26311751REWA-CHRM EXPRESSWCRREWACHRM19:2004:35
26411752CHRM-REWA EXPRESSWCRCHRMREWA19:0004:45
26522187RKMP-ADTL INTERCITY SFWCRRKMPADTL05:1010:50
26622188JBP-RKMP INTERCITY SFWCRADTLRKMP15:3021:55
26709419ADI-TPJ SPLWRADITPJ09:3003:45
26809479RJT-OKHA PASS SPLWRRJTOKHA23:2006:00
26909480OKHA - RJT PASS SPLWROKHARJT21:3004:45
27009513RJT VRL SPLWRRJTVRL08:0512:30
27109514VRL - RJT SPLWRVRLRJT17:2022:20
27219120SMNH - ADI EXPRESSWRVRLADI06:4516:25
27319223ADI - JAT EXPWRADIJAT11:0518:40
27419224JAT - ADI EXPWRJATADI07:5013:40
27519225JU - JAT EXPWRBGKTJAT06:2006:20
27619226JAT - JU EXPRESSWRJATBGKT21:0020:30
27719309GNC INDORE EXPWRGNCINDB18:0005:55
27819310INDORE GNC EXPWRINDBGNC23:0009:45
27919319VRL-INDB MAHAMANAWRVRLINDB22:2017:05
28019323DADN - BPL EXPRESSWRDADNBPL06:1510:55
28119324BPL - DADN EXPRESSWRBPLDADN17:0022:15
28219340BPL - DHD EXPRESSWRBPLDHD12:3523:30
28319411SBIB-DLPC EXPWRSBIBDLPC09:4512:00
28419412DLPC SBIB EXP.WRDLPCSBIB14:2515:00
28519413ADI - KOAA EXPRESSWRADIKOAA21:0515:15
28619414KOAA - ADI EXPRESSWRKOAAADI13:1007:15
28719565UTTARANCHAL EXPWROKHADDN10:0019:45
28819566DDN-OKHA UTTARANCHAL EXPWRDDNOKHA05:5014:00
28919567VIVEK EXPWRTNOKHA22:3503:35
29019568VIVEK EXPRESSWROKHATN00:5503:35
29119577JAMNAGAR EXPWRTENJAM05:1504:25
29219578JAM TEN EXPRESSWRJAMTEN21:2022:20
29320909KCVL-PBR S.F EXPWRKCVLPBR09:1007:25
29420910KOCHUVELI EXPWRPBRKCVL18:4018:00
29522943DAUND - INDORE EXPRESSWRDDINDB14:0008:30
29622944INDORE - DAUND EXPRESSWRINDBDD16:3010:30
29722955KUTCH EXPRESSWRBDTSBHUJ17:4508:30
29822956KUTCH EXPRESSWRBHUJBDTS20:1511:45
29922957SOMNATH EXPRESSWRADIVRL22:1006:00

FTR : Catering Services Information

Catering Services Information: Reservation of Coaches/Trains at Full Tariff Rates (FTR)

The Ministry of Railways announced on 07.09.2023 via press release that Railway has established new arrangements for catering services in all reserved coaches and trains booked under the Full Tariff Rates (FTR) category. These arrangements are outlined as follows:

  • Catering by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation : For all FTR bookings, the catering services will be provided exclusively by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation. Parties booking special coaches or trains under FTR must procure catering services directly from Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, except when booking a full train that includes a Pantry Car.
  • Choice of Catering: When booking an entire train under FTR, including a pantry car coach, the booking party has the option to either avail catering services through Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation or provide catering themselves in accordance with existing directives issued by the Tourism & Catering Directorate.
  • Flameless Cooking Facilities : Parties booking FTR trains with pantry coaches will be provided with pantries equipped with flameless cooking facilities.
  • In cases where ICF pantry cars with flameless cooking facilities are unavailable, LHB rakes will be supplied for FTR train bookings that include pantry car services.
  • If flameless pantry facilities are not available, no pantry car will be provided, and catering services must be availed through Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation.
  • Passenger Manifest Upload : In the FTR booking process, a functionality for uploading the passenger manifest will be developed by CRIS and Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, with the requirement to upload it at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure.
  • VPU/VPH Allotment : Third-party FTR train bookings by private parties will not be allotted VPU/VPH (Vanity Private Units/Vanity Private Homes).
  • Safety Checks : At the originating station of FTR party coaches/trains, it is mandatory for security and railway staff to conduct checks for inflammable materials.
  • Passenger Handling : The booking party is responsible for ensuring that passenger boarding and deboarding activities adhere to the submitted tour program to ensure platform convenience for passengers.
  • Operational Feasibility : For en-route halts, operational feasibility assessments should ensure the availability of platforms/sidings for passenger boarding/deboarding and coach stabling.
  • Compliance Checks : Regular inspections by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation and railway officials should be conducted to verify compliance with existing guidelines.
  • These instructions are applicable to all future bookings, including those for journeys that have not yet commenced.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Online FTR booking

✅ Which are all the requirements at the time of making online FTR booking?

Passenger should know and have the various information ready such as originating and destination railway station, date of journey and return date, type of coach(es) required, no. of coach(es), duration of tour, etc. You may also contact Railway nodal officers at its zonal office for more information on the details to be provided.

✅What are the various charges levied for charters?

When chartering a train or coach, the following fees will be applied: a) Service charge based on the base fare. b) Superfast charges. c) Empty haulage charges. d) Detention charges. e) Engine detention charges. f) Haulage charges for the pantry, and so forth. g) Fees for additional stoppages. h) Facilitation charges. i) GST on facilitation charges

✅ Which are all the type of coaches and carrying capacity?

There are several types of coaches; hence the type of coaches along with carrying capacity of each coach is listed below for your kind information:

S No.Type of CoachNo.of Seats
11AC ICF rake18
21AC LHB rake24
32AC ICF rake46
42AC LHB rake54
53 AC ICF rake64
63AC LHB rake72
7Non AC Sleeper ICF rake72
8Non AC Sleeper LHB rake80
9Executive Chair Car ICF rake
10Executive Chair Car LHB rake56
11Chair Car ICF rake
12Chair Car LHB rake78
13Second Sitting ICF rake72
14Second Sitting LHB rake78
15General Coach ICF rake90
16General Coach LHB rake100

✅ What is the Selection of Sector/ Railway Station for Online FTR Booking?

Clients should check before placing request for online FTR booking that is the train they are opting should have at least 5- 10 minutes stoppage at originating and destination Railway Station else request might be cancelled itself. The final approval of the sector/railway station etc will be based on the technical feasibility.

✅ Which is the Minimum duration for booking of charter coach/ train

Anyone can place request for charter 30 days prior and upto 6 months of the date of departure i.e. if your travel is 15th Dec then client should register their final demand by 13th Nov.

✅ How much is the Security deposit amount for FTR Trains?

As per the official procedure, client has to deposit Rs. 50,000/- as security deposit which is refundable after completion of trip, after submission of No Damage Certificate and other documents from Railway (format is available online or provided on final approval of charter coach/ train).

✅ What is the Payment options for FTR Trains?

In case coach/ train is finally allotted to client, then client can pay security deposit as initial token online such as Net banking, RTGS/NEFT, Payment Gateway, etc. The final payment shall be made to Railway directly. However online payment of final charges are also being implemented and will be available shortly.

✅ What is the rule in case of generation or non- generation of transaction id and payment settlement ?

An unique transaction ID will be generated for every query by the registered user. Once the RMSD payment is made to Railway, an unique FTR number will be generated for that particular request. You need to quote this FTR number for any further queries or information about the particular trip.

✅ Whom to contact in case of any queries?

You may contact the Railway nodal officer of the Railway concerned on which the originating point of the Train/Coach.

✅ Amount was deducted from my account and no FTR number is generated, What to do?

In such a case, wait for 24 hours before making payment again. In case no FTR number is generated, the amount will be refunded after reconciliation, to the same account on which the user has made the payment.

✅ Can I place a request for an Charter within 30 days?

Normally the charter request have to be placed at least 30 days before the journey date. You may contact the concerned Railway nodal officer for any request of charter within 30 days for checking the feasibility with Railways before accepting the request.

✅ Can I cancel my request after RMSD (Deposit) payment is made?

Yes. Cancellation is permitted and the cancellation charges will apply. Please refer the terms and condition for the cancellation rules.

✅ Is my Charter request is guaranteed once I make the RMSD payment?

No. The RMSD payment is only for registering your request with railways. The approval of charter will be based on the feasibility of the registered request, which will be informed to the party.

✅ How many coaches I can book at one time for FTR Trains?

The maximum coaches which can be booked at a time for a charter coach request is 2 and for a charter train is 24 (including 2 SLR or Power car, as the case may be)

✅ Can I modify my request for FTR Trains?

The provision of modifying your request is given upto the payment of RMSD. No, modification by user is not permitted after that. However Railways will modify the request based on the technical and operation feasibility, which will be intimated to the User. User will have the liberty to either accept the modification or cancel the request.

✅ What is the minimum distance for chartering?

There is no minimum distance for chartering. However, the fare for minimum distance 500 kms for outward and return journey separately will be chargeable while chartering special trains/coaches/saloon etc.

✅ Which is the Official Website of FTR Services by Indian Railway ?

The official website of FTR services by Indian Railway is https://www.ftr.irctc.co.in/ftr/

4 COMMENTS

    • Hi Bhyrava Murty Bhamidipati,

      When reserving a train or coach charter, the following fees will be incurred:

      a) Service fee based on the base fare.
      b) Superfast surcharges.
      c) Empty haulage fees.
      d) Detention charges.
      e) Engine detention fees.
      f) Haulage charges for pantry services, etc.
      g) Additional stoppage fees.
      h) Facilitation fees.
      i) Goods and Services Tax (GST) on facilitation charges.

      An IRCTC officer from the relevant office will reach out to you to provide the total charges due once final approval is obtained from the Railways.

      For further inquiries, please contact charter@irctc.com.

  1. I want to book 3 AC for my son wedding on date -22-01-2021. get me 3 AC fare from vadodara to howrah with return journey of 25-30 passengers. The Return journey date will be- 24-01-2021
    i want customer care number for the same for inquiry
    Train name- ADI- HOWRAH SPL
    Train no-02833

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