Passenger Reservation System (IP-PRS)

A memorandum of Understanding has been signed between Department of Posts and Ministry of Railways to issue computerized railway reservation tickets to the public for reservation and cancellation of railway tickets through 20 identified Head and Sub Post offices in Tamilnadu Circle.

Identified PRS centres - Tamil Nadu

SI.No Name of the IP-PRS Centre
1 Shastri Bhavan
3 Kalpakkam
4 Sriperumbudur
5 Gingee
6 Pudukottai HO
7 Golden Rock SO
8 Neyveli 1 SO
9 Alangulam SO
10 Kodaikanal SO
11 Tisayanvilai SO
12 Theni MDG
13 Sivakasi HO
14 Udamalpet HO
15 Pallipalayam SO
16 PN Pudur SO
17 Gandhi Nagar SO
18 Rasipuram SO
19 Gobichettipalayam HO
20 Dharapuram HO

India Post will realize service charges from Passengers in lieu of tickets. The extent of service charges to be levied for different type of tickets and for different type of locations will be decided jointly by MOR and India Post from time to time. The per ticket service charges fixed in 2007 are as under:

  • a) II Class Sleeper and II Class Sitting (2S) – Rs.15/- per ticket (incl. of GST)
  • b) III AC & AC Chair Car – Rs.20/- per ticket (incl. of GST)
  • c) II AC, I AC & First Class – Rs.30/- per ticket (incl. of GST)
  • d) Cancellation charges for all classes – Rs.10/- per ticket (incl. of GST)