Here Is How You Can Travel With Pakistan Railways at a 33% Discount. The government has declared the Eid-ul-Adha 2023 holidays. There will be four official holidays for Eid starting from 28th June to 1st July. The Holidays for Eid will start from Wednesday, June 28th to Saturday, July 1st in the country. People are going to enjoy almost five holidays on the occasion of Eid.
Many people live away from their houses for doing work in different cities and now they are planning to travel back to their cities via Pakistan Railways. Every year Pakistan Railways comes out with a handsome discount for passengers on special occasions like Eid. This year once again Pakistan Railways is offering a 33% discount on Eid-ul-Adha.
Pakistan Railways is offering you to avail of this discount even on the first, second, and third days of Eid.
Besides availing of the 30% discount, Pakistan Railways can travel easily because PR will roll out three special trains on Eid-ul-Azha to facilitate travelers. The 33% discount on Pakistan Railways fare will be applicable for the three days of Eid-ul-Adha.
The Chief Marketing Manager (CMM) PR has made it essential for all the Divisional Superintendents of major cities to make sure compliance with the directives. The Pakistan Railways trains on the occasion of Eid will run between the major cities including Quetta to Peshawar via Multan, Sahiwal, and Lahore, Karachi to Lahore via Multan and Faisalabad.
You can avail of the 33% discount on Railway tickets also through the E-ticketing system and from all the reservation and booking offices besides railway stations.
- 33% discount on Fare Prices
Special Trains by Pakistan Railways:
Furthermore, it is hoped that the special trains will be run on the eve of Eid-ul-Adha to facilitate people across the country. These special trains will run from Quetta, Karachi, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Peshawar, and Multan.
How to book Railway Ticket with the E-Ticketing system?
By visiting www.pakrail.gov.pk passengers can book their tickets with the e-ticketing system anytime right from their home.
Here is the step-by-step guide for Pakistan Railways E-Ticketing Online Booking Reservation System.
The passengers will have to carry their CNICs at all times during the travel.