Which is the Cheapest Means of Transport?

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

Railways are the cheapest mode of transport in India because it covers long distance with less fare compared to other modes of transportation. It does have fewer processes like verification, and ticket booking and also covers short and safe journeys. When a person travels on a flight they have to do many formalities like check-in and onboarding but this does not apply to the railway. Apart from a fare, safety, and time railway also provide coupons and some special cards to their daily customers this also helps people to travel cost-efficiently.


Which is the Cheapest Means of Transport?

Indian Railways or IR is a statutory body under the ownership of the Ministry of Railways, all the operations of the Indian railway are done by the Government of India. IR is the fourth largest railway system in the world in size with a total route length of 67,956 km (42,226 mi) as of 31 March 2022. It runs 13,169 passenger trains daily, on both long-distance and suburban routes, covering 7,325 stations across India.

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