More Automated Ticket Vending Machines Started

Northern Railway announced that commissioned 25 ATVMs at 9 stations of Delhi Area (New Delhi-7, Delhi Jn.-6, H.Nizamuddin-4, Sewa Nagar-1, Sarojini Nagar-1, Lajpat Nagar-1, Tilak Bridge-1, Shivaji Bridge-1 & Anand Vihar Terminal-3). The ATVMs have already been operational and open for public to purchase ticket through smart card.

The passenger has to purchase smart cards from SMC counter, which is situated adjacent to booking counter in booking office of that particular station. Initially, smart cards will be issued for a minimum of Rs.115/- ( Rs. 65/- as security & Rs. 50/- as top up value) with validity of 6 months from the last purchase. It can be further topped up with amount of multiple of Rs. 50/- and upto maximum limit of Rs.1,000/-.

The machine will issued platform tickets and Second class journey tickets, Adult & Child tickets for limited stations which are displayed on the map of ATVM screen. A flat 5% concession will be given to the passenger over and above the denomination of the card value as incentive. The cancellation of ATVM tickets will be handled manually as per existing refund rules.