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Fairy Queen

Luxury train

Fairy Queen is a luxury train that comes with world class amenities and offers weekend trips (2 days and one night) for its travelers. It was rolled out in 1855 for the East Indian Railway. For the first time after 1908, the Fairy Queen rolled again on February 1st, 1997 from Delhi to Alwar. The Fairy Queen enjoys pride of place in "The Guinness Book of World Records" for possessing the oldest working engine and it has also won the National Tourism Award.

The Fairy Queen offers trips to the picturesque town of Alwar in Rajasthan from where the tourists are taken to the Sariska Tiger Reserve for an overnight stay. The train accommodates 50 passengers and tariff includes breakfast, lunch, refreshment, and beverages. Liquor, laundry, and portage are also available for an extra pay.


Adult : Rs. 7,500/-
For foreigners and NRIs : $165
Children (5 - 12 years of age) : Rs. 3,750/-
Foreigners and NRIs Children ( 5 - 12 years of age) : $ 83
Children below 5 years : Free


International Tourist Bureau
New Delhi Railway Station
New Delhi 110 001
Ph: +91-11-23405156, 23346804
Fax: +91-11-23343050

National Rail Museum
Chanakya Puri
New Delhi 110 021
Ph: +91-11-26881816, 26880939
Fax: +91-11-26880804

Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation
Bikaner House
Pandara Road, New Delhi -110011
Ph: +91-11-23381884, 23386069
Fax: +91-11-23382823

Directorate of Tourism & Catering
Ministry of Railways
Railway Board, Rail Bhavan
New Delhi -110001
Ph: +91-1123303894, 23388461
Fax: +91-11-23384922, 23383000

Updated on 31st August, 2005
District: New Delhi
Location: International Tourist Bureau, New Delhi Railway Station
New Delhi    


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