Bedroll In Train Online Purchase

Updated : 25.08.2016


E-Bedroll Services at Mumbai Launched

As per the announcement of the Railway Budget 2016 Railway Minster Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, introduced passenger friendly E-Bedroll services at Mumbai Central and CST Railway stations from 24.08.2016. This service is already provided at New Delhi, Chennai, Tirvandrum, Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway stations, Railway announced through the Press release. 
Bed Roll Online

Passenger will now be able to book their takeaway bedrolls through IRCTC's Tourism  portal with an option to book a bedroll kit comprising of Pillow, Bed sheet to spread and Bed sheet, One each to pullover at Rs.140/- and a blanket kit comprising o of a a soft and cosy blanket at Rs. 110/-. In order to avail these services, passengers can log into their IRCTC booking and click on the bedroll section and enter the required PNR and other information. 

Once booked, the bedroll/blanket kit shall be delivered to the passenger at their train seat against the kit voucher that was issued to the passenger online at the time of booking.

In addition to the above online booking option, passengers can also choose to buy these kits at IRCTC managed Food Court at Mumbai Central and Food Track Food Plaza at CST Railway stations. The services can be availed by the valid ticket holding passenger from 10 am to 10 pm both online and can also directly purchase from the above mentioned outlets. 

This service has been operational at select station on a pilot project basis for a period of 6 months and shall be replicated by IRCTC at many more stations after reviewing the response to the pilot initiative. 


Updated : 11.02.2016

IRCTC Bedroll In Train for All Passengers

Indian railways announces one more passengers friendly facility in association with India (IRCTC). Train travel passengers can now book online bed roll as well as IRCTC Food outlets on the Railway stations of India. Railways also plan to introduce bedroll purchases via Vending Machines also.

Important feature on this e-Bedroll facility is that passengers can take away that to their Home and re-use.
This facility introduced on trial basis on 4 major stations of Indian railways like New Delhi, Chennai, Tirvandrum and Hazrat Nizamuddin .

Till this time there is no facility to provide the Bedrolls for Sleeper class or other passengers. After this everybody will enjoy Bedrolls on rail travel.
bed rolls for Sleeper Class Passengers online purchase
Bed roll for sleeper class passengers

Cost of online Bedroll on IRCTC

  • Two Bed Sheets and Pillow- Rs. 140 only
  • Blanket -Rs 110 only
  • Two Bed Sheets , Pillow and Blanket - Rs. 250 only


As of now railways providing Bedroll on AC classes only. On Garibh rarth Express we can opt the Bedroll at the time booking train ticket via IRCTC on Indian railways stations. But these bedrolls we cannot take to home. Those are allotted to passengers only for the travel period.
Bedroll online purchase starting status IRCTC twitter replay
IRCTC Twitter post - Bed Roll online purchase

According latest Tweet of Indian railways online facility is yet to be launched. This Facility is proving via IRCTC Tourism website.

Updated: 11 - 02 - 2016

How to Book e Bedroll Online from IRCTC?

Happy news to all IRCTC started online purchase facility for the Bedroll. Here we will explain the same.

Steps to purchase bedroll online purchase

  • Log on to IRCTC Tourism website using the address irctctourism.com
  • Select e-Bedroll option like our first image of this page.
  • Website will ask you for the PNR Number. Enter the PNR from your booked ticket and press Search button on the right side. Follow the screen instruction to purchase the same.
Bedroll Online Purchase Webpage of IRCTC
Bedroll Online Purchase Webpage
Also Read:  Online PNR Status Enquiry Facility

Please note: The services will only be available during 06:00 AM till 10:00 PM.

Bedroll Purchase Service Available Stations List

Following stations available e bedroll online facility
  • CHENNAI CENTRAL
  • HAZRAT NIZAMUDDIN New
  • NEW DELHI New
  • TRIVANDRUM CENTRAL

CHENNAI CENTRAL  : 
Chennai Central Bedroll Center address details
IRCTC, TIFC,Chennai Central Railway Station,Near PF-2, Park Town,Chennai 

HAZRAT NIZAMUDDIN  : 
Hazrat Nizamuddin Bedroll Center address details
IRCTC, North Zone Office,Delhi Area, , Ginger Rail Yatri Niwas, New Delhi Railway Station 

NEW DELHI  : 
New Delhi Bedroll Center address details
IRCTC, North Zone Office,Delhi Area, , Ginger Rail Yatri Niwas, New Delhi Railway Station 

TRIVANDRUM CENTRAL
Trivandrum Central Bedroll providing Center address details
IRCTC, Area Office,Near Booking Office,2nd Entry,, Central Railway Station,Powerhouse Road, Thampanoor

What is your opinion do you like this facility?

Train travel passengers can now book online bed roll as well as IRCTC Food outlets on the Railway stations of India. Railways also plan to introduce bedroll purchases via Vending Machines also.

Post a Comment

  1. For a family of four Rs 1000, better carry your own cause railway does not charge for the weight or volume you carry. What is railway upto?

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  2. I like it. Very useful step. who like hygienes and cleanliness. I am sure people like me Are ready for this

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  3. Shopping malls and family restaurants can be established on the railway station on the railway acquired lands ,to improve railway earnings and facilitate the passenger residing near small localities..

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  4. It is too costlier.. and the service is not good.
    This is name sake sake service for new scheme

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