Many card companies offer free access to the train lounge to customers.
A transaction of Rs 2 will be required as card validation fee.
Many benefits are available for free at the train lounge.
New Delhi. We all also like to travel by train. But a lot of times you arrive at train stations way too early and you have to spend time on the platform. In such a situation, you can spend your time with internet, food and drink in the Railway Hall built in selected stations of the country. Do you know that you can get the train waiting room access facility for free?
Many credit cards offer free access to the airport lounge. This was a feature that used to be premium, but is now available for entry-level cards as well. On the other hand, now the ease of access to the VIP room of the train is also available through credit card. If you travel frequently by train, you can relax before the trip in the train lounge.
These facilities are available in the train lounge-
- Breakfast or Lunch or Dinner depending on the arrival time
- 2-hour stay in the train lounge
- Free WIFI
- air conditioned seats
- magazines and newspapers
- Coffee and tea (unlimited)
Popular credit cards in the market in which the facility of access to the waiting room of the train is available-
There are many credit cards on the market that provide this benefit. The lounge operator will charge Rs 2 per transaction as a non-refundable card validation fee. Here is a list of the best credit cards that offer free access to the train lounge.
- IDFC First Bank Millennia/Classic/Select/Wealth Credit Cards
- ICICI Bank Coral Credit Card
- IRCTC SBI Platinum Card
- IRCTC SBI Premier Card
- IRCTC BoB Rupay credit card
- HDFC Bank Rupay IRCTC credit card
- MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Platinum Credit Card
- MakeMyTrip ICICI Bank Signature Credit Card
- ICICI Bank Rubyx Credit Card
List of Railway Halls (Source- irctctourism)
- Executive Travelers Lounge – New Delhi – Platform 16
- Executive Lounge – New Delhi – Platform #1
- Executive Lounge – Madurai – Platform #1
- Executive Lounge – Jaipur – Platform #1
- Executive Lounge – Agra – Platform #1
- Executive Lounge – Ahmedabad – Platform #1
- Executive Lounge – Varanasi – Platform #1
- Executive Lounge – Sealdah – Platform 1
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FIRST POSTED: March 19, 2023 15:33 IST