Train ticket vending machine at Belagavi
Now no more long queues to get unreserved tickets, South western railway is planning to install Automatic ticket vending machines(ATVM) at Hubballi and Belagavi railway stations.
These machine will be touch screen based machines and they can be operated using a smart card. This smart card can be recharged from Rs. 50 to Rs. 5000. Passenger can purchase 4 tickets for a single swipe. The card can be used to take tickets, renew monthly passes and platform ticket. Already Central and western railways are using this service.