First of its kind facility “IRCTC Freshup” opened at Kacheguda Railway Station

SECUNDERABAD: Kacheguda Railway Station, one of the most prominent rail hubs in the twin cities of Hyderabad & Secunderabad, earned yet another feather in its cap with the opening of “Fresh Up” – facility for short stay use, on pay-by-the-hour concept today i.e.,
5th October, 2018. This is the first of its kind facility on Indian Railways. Shri Arun Kumar Jain, Divisional Railway Manager, Hyderabad Division, Dr. B.S. Christopher, Chief Commercial Manager (Catering & Passenger Services), Shri D. Narsing Rao, Group General Manager, IRCTC and Shri A. Sridhar, Sr. Divisional Commercial Manager, Hyderabad Division, SCR were amongst the officials present on the occasion.

“Fresh Up” is a pay as you use concept, offering customers a very unique experience with a luxurious air-conditioned stay on flexible hourly packages, managed by the IRCTC. The facility provides travelers, access to top-notch services like 24-hours check-in and check-out pay as you use stay facility with services like round the clock hot/cold shower facility, toiletries, internet, luggage drop facility, coffee and many more on hourly basis. Visitors can book the facilities online by logging on to website

“Fresh Up” is available in 4 packages with tariff as follows:

Tariff (In Rupees)

Package Capacity 1 Hour 3 Hours 6 Hours 9 Hours 24 Hours
Chaise Lounge (1 Person per Bed) 5 Beds 149.00 249.00 399.00 599.00 1199.00
Bunker Bed (1 Person per Bed) 4 Beds 199.00 349.00 599.00 799.00 1399.00
Double Room (2 persons per Room) 2 Beds 449.00 799.00 1199.00 1999.00
Bunker Room (4 Persons per Room) 4 Beds 699.00 1199.00 1799.00 3199.00

* No charge for children below 6 years with valid proof, full charge applicable for children above 6 years.