How to Find Train Number in Indian Railways?

From 20 December 2010 onward, each and every train in Indian railways will NOW have a unique 5 digit number. If you know the old number, then you can very easily determine the new allotted number of any particular train. Moreover, both the numbers are almost identical, so it’s quite easy to remember the new one.

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Train Travel Guide: New Delhi to Agra for Taj Mahal

If you are going to visit Agra for Taj Mahal, Agra Fort etc. and are starting from New Delhi, then let’s check out in this post which train you should book in advance, so that you have a pleasant journey. I decided to write this short travel guide because of following reasons:

  • Recently, I traveled from Bhopal to Delhi, via Agra, and found many foreigners boarding wrong compartments (General and Sleeper class) in Indian Railways.
  • Because of the description posted in this video (now private) – I was scared alone, seeing all those poor people and dark, dirty trains of third class full with skinny people…

If you board wrong train or compartment in Indian Railways, then chances are very high that you may have very unpleasant experience.

Make sure you read Important Notes at the bottom of this post

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