Purchase platform ticket before you enter into the railway station
Avail Tatkal reservation facility to get confirmed reservation at the last moment.
Check the correctness of your ticket before leaving the counter.
Purchase ticket only from railway booking counters/Authorised Railway Service Agents. You may otherwise get cheated.
Plan your trip well in advance to avoid last minute hassles.
Travel light with less luggage. It may involve a little extra planning.
Book excess/heavy/oversized luggage in luggage van by coming to the station sufficiently in advance.
Secure your baggage with wire ropes underneath your seat. Carry a lock with you.
Always purchase eatables only from the authorized Vendors/Pantry Car Staff.
In case of theft, avail the assistance of Train Supdt./TTE/RPF/GRP Officials. You need not detrain to file a complaint.
Ensure that the latches of windows/shutters are properly secured.
Switch off fans and lights when not required. Nation's assets are your own.
If any unclaimed/ suspicious articles are found in the compartments/platforms, please inform railway authorities. Flush the toilets before and after the use. Help us to keep these places clean.
Do not detrain from/ entrain a moving train.
Do not stand near the doorway with the door open when the train is in motion.
Do not purchase tickets from unauthorized persons.
Do not encourage unauthorized hawkers/ vendors. They may sell spurious/ adulterated stuff.
Do not encourage beggars and mendicants. The more you give, the more they come and proliferate.
Do not occupy the seat /berth reserved in favour of other passengers.
Do not accept any eatables from unknown persons. Say "No" firmly, rather than feel sorry later on.
Do not smoke in Trains/Platforms or any other railway premises. Do not consume any alcoholic drinks on railway premises or in compartments. You can be detrained and penalized.
Do not sit/ sleep near the window wearing valuable jewels. Down the shutters and secure them before retiring for the night.
Do not use toilets in trains while at stations.
Do not travel in another person's name/tickets. You can be heavily penalized.
Do not carry any inflammable or dangerous goods.
Do not touch any unclaimed /suspicious articles found in the railway premises/ trains. Promptly report them.
Do not entrust your luggage/ belongings to unknown person. Do not travel on the roof top. You can get hit by tunnels/ structures too close to the train. You can get electrocuted by high voltage live wires above.