Friends, let us know what is the meaning of CC or EC written on train ticket : CC in Train
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Friends, let us know what is the meaning of CC or EC written on train ticket : CC in Train

Last Updated on 6 months by hejalbood

What is CC train?

First of all let us know what CC is. Actually, it means AC Chair Car. It is a type of coach offered by Indian Railways mainly in short distance and daytime trains. This compartment does not have sleeping seats or seats like a sleeper sheet (SL), but has a chair for sitting. CC coaches have comfortable 5 chairs arranged in rows, usually in a 3×2 configuration.

Let us also tell you that air conditioned (AC) facility is available in CC coach. The seats in it are also quite luxurious. Catering facility is also available.

In which trains are CC seats available?

CC in train

CC Seats i.e. AC Chair Car is a type of train of Indian Railways in which each coach holds 72 passengers. The arrangement of these portfolios differs from each other, and each seat has a table and a small washer in front. The CC coaches have air conditioning facilities, and catering facilities are also provided for the passengers.

CC seats are generally available in all long distance trains, including Tejas, Century, Metropolitan, Express and Superfast trains. CC coaches are also available in some loco stocks.

Some CC seats available operating from Delhi include:

  • Shatabdi Express
  • Rajdhani Express
  • Tejas Express
  • intercity express
  • Duronto Express
  • Nanda Devi Express
  • Vande Bharat Express
  • Garib Rath Express
  • Trishul Express

What is EC?

EC means Executive Class. This is a premium class class of train travel available in air conditioned coaches. EC coaches have four seats in each cabin. These seats are comfortable and well equipped. The price of EC ticket is higher than other class tickets.

In which trains are EC seats available?

EC in train

EC trains are generally available in short distance trains, such as Shatabdi Express, Vande Bharat Express, and some Duronto Express. Some Jan Shatabdi Express also have one or two EC coaches.

There are many benefits of traveling in EC train. These include:

  • Comfortable seats
  • Air conditioner
  • Better service
  • Less crowded

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Indian Raily Helpline No


Q1. What is Railway helpline No 138?

Ans: All-India Railway helpline for assistance with cleanliness, food, coach issues, medical emergencies, and linen.

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