Usually when you are making your journey with trains, probably the first thing you wish to have your favorite food with you. For these IRCTC did something more exciting for the travelers.Here I will guide you How to Book Train Meal Service Through sms.
Currently Indian railways have launched another service, according to which passengers can book a train meal through SMS to three digit 139 number. Yes, now you don’t have to wait for a concern catering person to take your food order or no need to cross a number of couches to reach at the train’s food zone.
You can book your meal prior just by sending a single SMS on three digit number, i.e. 139 for couple of running trains. This service extends for six Indian trains in the Delhi-Amritsar course, in particular trains namely Delhi-Pathankot Express, Katihar-Amritsar Express, Amritsar-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express, Shane Punjab Express, New Delhi-Amritsar Express and Shaheed Express.
Process to book Train Meal Service Through Sms
- First, you just need to send an SMS and send it to 139.
- Then IRCTC will check your PNR number, Coach and the seat number, and the passenger will reached by a person locally available with Menu card by this you can place your order for meals.
- Payment for meals will be taken after the food is delivered. During the pilot stage, meal will deliver on any of the five assigned stations – New Delhi, Delhi, Nizamuddinn.
Other than the SMS service, IRCTC has additionally made accessible meal booking service through phone calls and for this two dedicated number have been provided for the catering reason. You can make a call to 1800 1034 139 or 0120-4383892-99 to book a meal. These toll free numbers don’t cost anything from you. With above mentioned services your train journey will be more exciting and memorable.