Millions of people in the country complete their journey by Indian Railways and it is also called the lifeline of the country. The Indian Railways has made several arrangements for the convenience of passengers. In this way, Indian Railways also gives the facility to the passengers that they can change the date of their journey without even cancelling their tickets. You will not be charged any fee.
Today we are going to tell you in detail about this rule of Indian Railways. Many times you must have seen that people often book their tickets in advance, but suddenly they have to change the date of their journey. So he cancels his old ticket and makes a new train ticket for the next date.
If this has happened to you and you also want to change the date of your new journey, then now you do not have to cancel your old ticket. While now people are given the option by the railways to change the date of their journey on a confirmed ticket. For that, you have to surrender your ticket at the reservation counter 48 hours before the departure of the train.
To deposit the old ticket at the reservation counter, you will also have to apply if you have a train ticket for the new date. Under this you will also get the option to update the class. Once you apply on your behalf, both the date and class of your trip are updated.
You are not charged extra for changing the date of travel but if you also change the class, you are charged accordingly. You have to pay the fare according to that coach. In this way, if you have to change the date of your train journey in an emergency, you can change it and you will not face any problem.