India is a huge country with the population of over 1.2 billion people. India has an area of over 3.287.263 square kilometers. Connecting such a huge country is a challenge in itself, but this challenge is very well completed by Indian Railways. Indian Railways is a government undertaking and is owned and operated by government only. Railways is the best, cheapest and most efficient way to travel across India as it operates around 7000 passenger trains daily on different routes.
One can get detailed information about train time tables at https://www.irctc.co.in/, it is the Online Passenger Reservation website for Indian Railways, it provides you with all timetables, booking Railway tickets online and other services like checking reservation status, train routes, seat availability and cancellation.
The only problem is that all most all the trains are reserved in advance. So if you are planning to travel by train then make sure you make reservation well in advance. The reservation can be made from the counter at the railway station and also online. Making reservation online is really easy and simple. Online reservation can be made from Indian Railways website i.e. www.irctc.co.in and reservation can also be made from indian online travel websites such like makemytrip, yatra etc. The most advised thing to do before you book your ticket is to get the railway schedule first. Then after going through schedule of time table and choose the train which best suits your travel plan.
The railway is divided into number of zones and these zones are further divided into number of divisions, so while making reservation always go through the train time table. The new Indian Rail Time Table is known as “Train at a Glance”. The time table consists of train numbers and their destinations. The time table is really helpful when traveling in trains as it gives you clear idea about how to plan your trip.