Many few people know that railway offers concession for different categories of people. In this post we will talk about different discounts available for students.
Half priced for college students:
- A monthly season ticket can be issued for half the price of normal adult fare ticket .
- The quarterly ticket for the same would be 2.7 times price of one month ticket.
FREE Monthly season Pass
- The students can get a FREE monthly (not quaterly) season pass for a distance upto 150 kms.
- Students upto 10th standard get free pass. Girls upto 12th can avail free facility.
- This free pass can only be used to travel in passenger trains and not in mail/express.
To get a season pass you will have to contact nearest train ticket booking counter. Here you will have to show proof of student. ID card etc.