Palace on Wheels

Voted as 4th best luxury train in the world, Palace on Wheels is one of the most sought after luxury train tours in Rajasthan. The train departs from Delhi Safdarjung Railway station on every Wednesday for 7 night's journey. The schedule for the same is as follows:


  • Schedule & Tariff
  • Terms & Conditions

Schedule:

Palace On Wheels Train Tour Departures in 2013
August - 2013 7 14 21 28  
September - 2013 4 11 18 25  
October - 2013 2 9 16 23 30
November - 2013 6 13 20 27  
December - 2013 4 11 18 25  
Palace On Wheels Train Tour Departures in 2014
January - 2014 1 8 15 22 29
February - 2014 5 12 19 26  
March - 2014 5 12 19 26  
April - 2014 2 9 16 23 30
May - 2014 Train does not operate
June - 2014 Train does not operate
July - 2014 Train does not operate
August - 2014 6 13 20 27  
September - 2014 3 10 17 24  
October - 2014 1 8 15 22 29
November - 2014 5 12 19 26  
December - 2014 3 10 17 24 31

The Palace on Wheels Tariff for Season 2013-2014 (Per person per night*)

Occupancy September 2013 & April 2014 (Off season) October 2013 to March 2014 (Season)
Single Occupancy US $  575 US $ 770
Double Occupancy US $ 430 US $ 575
Triple Occupancy US $ 390 US $ 520

Note:

  • 50% of the tariff will be charged for the children between 05-12 years of age
  • However, 10% of the Palace on Wheels tariff will be charged for the children below 5 years.
  • There will be an extra 10% surcharge on the tariff for the departure during the festive season like, Christmas (25th December) & New Year (1st January)

For Reservation

50% of ticket amount is to be paid at the time of confirming the booking. The remaining amount should be paid 60 days prior to departure date.

For Cancellation

If in case, a traveler wants to cancel the booking, then he/she will need to intimate the same to the Palace on Wheels administration well in time via fax or e-mail. The refund of the money will solely be based on the number of days left for the departure of the train.

Fully Independent Travelers (FITs)

  • 5% of ticket value 60 days prior to departure date.
  • 20% of ticket value 30-59 days prior to departure date.
  • 100% of ticket value between less than 30 days prior to departure date.

In case of Group and Charter

  • 10% of ticket value 60 days prior to departure.
  • 20% of ticket value between 59 to 16 days prior to departure.
  • 100% of ticket value 15 days prior to departure

Other Policies:

No Show: If a guest fails to show up at departure or arrive on time, the paid amount will neither be refunded nor be adjusted in any future travel. The entire amount shall be treated as forfeited. However, under special circumstances such as Natural Disaster / Natural Calamity or Serious Health Problem's (to be supported by doctor's certificate) the decision of refund will be at the discretion of the administration.

En-route termination of tour: If in any case, case of termination of tour by the guest, for any reasons, no refund or adjustments for future travel will be possible. The amount for unused portion of the tour shall be treated as forfeited.

Amendment: No charges will be levied for amending the date for one time subject to the availability of the seats and payment of difference of charges, if any.