Where to Find Healthy Food for Travelling in Train


Order Healthy Food on IRCTC eCatering. Holidays call for indulgence, especially when it comes to food. While one can easily eat at popular fine dine restaurants or in street food markets, finding healthy and delicious food becomes a problem while travelling between cities that too when you are on a train. It is during this period that one misses their favorite grub the most! If you also face difficulty in getting food for travelling in train, then it is time to switch to IRCTC eCatering. An initiative of the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited, which through its amazing on-train food delivery services is enabling train passengers to have access to hot, delicious & quality food. Here are a few healthy options you can find on IRCTC eCatering ‘Food On Track’ app’s extensive menu:

  1. Veg Thali: A quintessential vegetarian thali never disappoints. If you want to relish a filling meal, then choose a thali from any of 500 plus IRCTC eCatering’sauthorised food vendors and enjoy a fulfilling meal of daal, one seasonal vegetable, paneer, roti, rice, salad and curd anytime during your train journey.
  2. Idli Sambhar: This delightful South Indian dish is perfect for breakfast while travelling as it is both light and healthy. Enjoy this delicacy on the train to make your journey more satisfying. To get a plate of hot & fresh plate idli delivered to your train seat/berth, you can choose SarvanaBhavan or any other IRCTC eCateringauthorised food vendor on the ‘Food on Track’ app. Just enter your PNR number, choose the restaurant name, place your order & wait for the delivery. It’s that simple!
  3. Corn & Peas Sub: If you want to have a quick bite, then opt for a sub as you can simply eat it on the go. A corn and peas filling is healthy and it will keep you energised throughout the journey.
  4. Plain Dosa: Another South Indian favourite is dosa. Enjoy it with an assortment of flavourful chutneys and a bowl of hot sambhar for a complete meal experience.
  5. Paneer Biryani: A well-cooked biryani is loved by all. Enjoy it with a serving of raita on the side and let your taste buds delight in its delicious flavours. On your next train journey, you can choose to place the order on IRCTC eCatering ‘Food On Track’ app or simply call 1323 to get a scrumptious bowl of biryani from Biryani Blues or Behrouz Biryani delivered on your seat/berth.
  6. Sabudana Khichdi: Saving the best for the last. Definitely, one of the healthiest dishes on the menu, it makes for a great breakfast on the train.

One of the best things about IRCTC eCatering service is that passengers are offered a variety of dishes from a wide range of cuisines including North and South Indian food on train. Some of these dishes are only available at major train stations so make sure that you check the list in advance and order accordingly. For this, you can visit the website https://www.ecatering.irctc.co.in/ or download the IRCTC eCatering ‘Food On Track’ app fromPlay Store or Apple Store. Once you enter the train’s PNR number, a list of stations and restaurants delivering on select locations will appear on the screen. Make your pick from a wide range of menu by over 500 plus authorised vendors and order healthy food for travelling in train. You can also order tasty snacks for the train journey along with a beverage of your choice. So, why wait? Download the IRCTC eCatering app and get the best food for travelling in train.