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How food delivery in train works

Choose your delivery station

Select a restaurant

Pay online or, by cash

Delivery right at your seat

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Order food on trains online with comfort and ease. Gone are the days when you had to rely on fixed menu of pantry cars or limited options at the platforms. High quality restaurants are available to place orders for tasty & delicious food during your travel time. Book your choice of menu from top rated restaurants at all major railway stations. You can place orders for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snacks. Choose from a convenient Pure Jain Thali or a simple Veg Thali to Combo Meals as per your taste. Special attention is given to packaging too, so that parcels can be comfortable handled inside trains. All the restaurants shown are FSSAI and IRCTC approved and follow all guidelines for food preparation in kitchen and packaging. You can buy meals from website, mobile app or by simply chatting with us on WhatsApp or call.

Book Train Food Order with PNR Number

Zoop helps you in booking online train food orders in few steps. You just need to type your PNR number, and our automated systems will display restaurants as per your route. You can choose station as per timings which suits you the best. Book orders from your favourite cuisines or taste the variety offered in each city. Great taste and a good company will surely make your journey memorable.

Steps by Step Guidelines to Order Train Food Online with PNR Number

Please follow the steps mentioned below to order food for train travel with PNR number: -

  • Enter your 10-digit PNR number in the search box,

  • You will see list of restaurants available on different stations on your route,

  • Select station and choose restaurant as per your likings,

  • Create order from the menu displayed,

  • Apply discounts or offers if available,

  • You can make payment online or pay on delivery,

  • Your order will be delivered on train at your seat / berth.

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Zoop is the official partner of IRCTC online meals delivery booking service and follows all necessary healthy practices and possesses a super automated technology. Since planning long train journeys is a time-consuming activity, Zoop reduces this burden allowing you ease and rest on your journey.

All listed restaurants pay special attention to the train environment aspect to ensure quality and hygiene. Only authorized personnel are allowed to carry food parcels inside coaches and station premises. The restaurants and stations are displayed on our online food order in train page - Select a station, pick a restaurant you like and place an order for the food you like. Zoop has taken care to include good quality, nutritious food to ensure best online food booking service on trains at reasonable prices for your convenience.

Choose from a list of cuisines and have your fill from different menus including North Indian, South Indian, Mughlai, Punjabi, and other famous Indian cuisines that you would love to taste. Fast food options like Burgers, Sandwiches, Pizza, and Pasta, etc. are also available. Special arrangements are available for Satvik Bhojan, Jain Bhojan, and Navratri Thalis. We aim to deliver fresh, hygienic meals to ensure best service levels. You can opt to pay on delivery or online as per your choice.

Many restaurants are now also delivering 24x7 so that you don’t bother about timings at any point of time. Place your food order at least 45 minutes before your train reaches the chosen station for a swift train food service. The cut-off time may vary basis the restaurant selected at some stations. We advise our customers to remain seated at their berths when the train arrives at the station so that our boys can locate you quickly and hand over the correct order.

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IRCTC online food service started in 2016 and since has been instrumental in revamping the travel experience of the passengers. Zoop is an authorized eCatering delivery partner with IRCTC. You can book food orders in advance from the day you have booked your rail ticket. Choose the food of your choice from famous restaurants at more than 250 stations in all major trains.

Just enter your PNR number to place your order and select the delivery station of your choice. You will receive your food at your berth almost instantly.

Passengers can order food online in train from following mediums: -

Zoop is an authorized food aggregator approved by the IRCTC. We adhere to the rules of the IRCTC and allow meals on train only from FSSAI certified restaurants. You can also mention any special cooking request at the time of confirming your food order in train.

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Apart from planning your food booking and delivery services, Zoop offers additional help to passengers. Along with booking food orders in trains, you can also check PNR status, train timetable, Coach Position, and platform number of your train.

Check PNR Status – You can do PNR enquiry of your ticket online here. Know seat / berth and coach information of your train ticket in advance. This information is extremely useful for passengers who have wait listed or RAC tickets.

Train Time-Table – Know train route and timings for planning your journey by checking train timetable. It is also known as train schedule. It shows all stations of a train route along with arrival, departure, and halt time at each station. You can pick best train for ticket booking by referring to time-tables of all trains of your route.

Train Coach Position – You can check Indian Railways Coach position at the platform online. It helps you know location of your coach before arrival of train at the platform. You can save time and effort while boarding the train with this online train coach status service.

Platform Locator – Every passenger wants to know on which platform at railway station their train will arrive. This platform enquiry service helps you know in advance the platform number of your train at the station online. This service is useful for passengers in planning their movement at stations.

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Yes, IRCTC is delivering food in the train. Passengers are at the luxury of ordering the food of their choice during the journey.

Ordering food in train is simple and easy. You just need to enter the train details and order the food from the restaurant of your choice. Food will be delivered right to your seat.

Yes, we can order food while travelling in the Train. IRCTC’s E-catering service is meant only for ordering food while travelling.

Booking food while travelling is as simple as counting 1-2-3….. Just entering ticket details into the app, website or making a phone call is all that is needed to order food while travelling.

Actually it depends on the duration of the Journey, weather and other factors. So it may be a major concern while travelling.

There are websites available for ordering food in train and IRCTC e-catering website is one of them.

Of course, meals are available in train. In the form of pantry cars and online food ordering are the options which make meals available in train.

There are foods which are preferred during a train journey. Dry items are best suited. Like Biryani, Tikka, snacks etc.

Several options are available to get food in the train travel. Order food online, from Pantry car and food from the stations are options for passengers to get food in the train travel.

You can add food once your train ticket is booked. You can order food in advance as soon as your ticket is confirmed.

Pantry car is a special coach attached to the train to prepare and serve food in the train.

Meals are only included in Rajdhani and Shatabdi (Not Jan Shatabdi) Trains.

You can order food on train online through website, mobile app or by calling 8010802222. This service is available for all major railway stations for all the trains. Taste the flavours of India with Zoop.

Zoop is a technology company authorized by IRCTC as an aggregator to provide online food ordering services for Indian Railway passengers.

Steps to order food on train online are as follows: -
  1. Enter your ten-digit PNR number,
  2. Choose station and restaurant for order,
  3. Place order from the menu displayed,
  4. Pay online or later in cash.

Various mediums to book a food order for train are: -
  1. Get Android mobile app at Google Play Store,
  2. Visit official website of Zoop,
  3. Call at +91 8010802222.

It is better to order food online for train travel than visiting food stalls in corona times because of following reasons: -
  1. Avoid crowds at railway platforms,
  2. Helps you maintain social distancing when you order online,
  3. Online payments ensure Zero human contact,
  4. Hygienic food from certified restaurants.

Restaurants delivering online train food orders are taking following safety measures in Corona times: -
  1. Regular sanitization of kitchens,
  2. Staff entry after temperature checks,
  3. Face mask is compulsory,
  4. Regular hand wash,
  5. Delivery bags sanitization,
  6. Order handover after a good hand wash,
  7. Contact free deliveries.

To book a meal by call, dial +91 801080 2222 and share your ten-digit PNR number. We will assist you to select meals of your choice from the best restaurants. This service is available for all railway stations.

It is safe to pay for train food orders online on our website and App. Choose from mediums like Debit / Credit Card, e-Wallets, or net banking. All the options will be visible to you while ordering for food in train.

One of the best mobile app to order food on train is available at Google Play Store. It gives you a smooth experience and helps you create order in short time. It covers all the trains and major railway stations.

Passengers are mostly ordering following variety of menu items: -
  1. Thalis – Veg Thali, Jain Thali, Navratri Thali, Mini Thali.
  2. Rice & Biryani – Veg Pulao, Veg Biryani or Chicken Biryani with Raita.
  3. Combos – Idli Vada Sambhar Combo, Aalo Parantha with Curd (Dahi), Dal Rice Combo, Channa Rice, Rajma Rice.
  4. Fastfood – Pizza, Burgers, Sandwiches, Noodles / Chowmein, Salads, Pasta.
  5. Non-Veg food in trains – Chicken curry, Mutton Curry, Chicken 65, Chilli Chicken, Non-Veg Thali, Chicken Burger, Non-Veg Platter.
  6. Apart from this some passengers are also placing a-la-carte orders like Dal Tadka, Dal Makhani, Shahi Paneer, Kadhai Paneer, Paneer Butter Masala, Tawa or Tandoori Butter Roti, Nan, Lachcha Parantha, Plain Rice, Jeera Rice, Boondi Raita.

Many trains in India are running without pantry cars. These trains are known as non-pantry car trains. You should not worry about food in these trains as you can order online with ease. Follow steps mentioned below to book your food order: -
  1. Share your PNR number as mentioned on your ticket,
  2. Tell us the station where you want food,
  3. Pick restaurant from the list shown on that station,
  4. Select items from the menu card of chosen restaurant,
  5. Confirm order and pay online or by cash.

You would see an ‘Apply Coupon’ option on the final order creation page online. Click on this link and you will see all the running offers and discounts for you. You can type your special coupon codes on the same page as well to get discounts.

You can pay either online or by cash for train food orders. Only when orders value is more than Rs 500 that you need to pay in advance.

All Rail Yatri can order their favourite khana in travel by train online from best restros on every station from Zoop website, mobile app or by call at +918010802222.
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