A Journey You’ll Never Forget : Luxury Trains of India!


Train journeys in India are often associated with beautiful sceneries, Chaiwalas shouting chai chai, encounters with new people and much more. But it’s rare that train journeys can be associated with luxuries. But when it comes to these luxury trains of India, that is not the case.

  1. The Deccan Odyssey

The blue train takes you across various routes starting from Mumbai and covers some of the most beautiful cities and landmarks. The train offers 6 different holiday options. It has two multi-cuisine restaurants, a bar, a spa, business centre and various other facilities including a library and mini gym.

Operational Months: October to May

Approx. Starting Fare: INR 4,27,000

  1. Maharajas’ Express

The train starts from Delhi and takes you across North India. Get treated like a Maharaja of Rajasthan’ in this place-like train. Six different route options are offered to travellers that include World Heritage Sites, Wildlife Sanctuaries, etc. and other places that give travellers insight about ancient India. This train was voted “The World’s Leading Luxury Train” five years in a row from 2012 to 2017.

Operational Months: September/October to April/May

Approx. Starting Fare: INR 1,93,490

  1. Royal Rajasthan On Wheels

This train starts from Delhi and covers the best destinations of Rajasthan. Luxurious cabins, fine dining restaurants, bar and spa are some of the amenities offered. Apart from this, the train also has a souvenir coach that sells handicrafts, apparels and other accessories.

Operational Months: September to April

Approx. Starting Fare: INR 3,63,300

  1. The Golden Chariot

Travel and experience the best destinations of South India while indulging in luxury in this train. This train with purple and golden decor offers two route options that take you through best of Karnataka, Goa, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. From live television, internet connectivity, restaurants to gym and spa, this train offers all this and more.

Operational Months: October to Feb/March

Approx. Starting Fare: INR 2,45,000/-

  1. Palace On Wheels

Ethnic palace-like interiors, warm hospitality and a perfectly crafted holiday will take you on a journey that will always remain close to your heart. If you wish to relive the royal times just like a Rajput King, you must board this train. Ayurvedic spa, resto-bars, wifi, work desk are among some of the facilities that this royal journey offers.

Operational Months: September to April

Approx. Starting Fare: INR 3,63,300