Manage Rail Reservation

 

The RailManageBookingRQ service is used to carry out reservation (booking) for one or more journeys between specified locations, on specific dates, for a specific quantity and type of passengers, to carry out booking modification on a PNR that has not been issued or to estimate the booking price and issuing tickets.

API Information

Target Audience
Sabre Travel Network
Current Version
1.17.0
Authentication
Session Token
Service Action Code
RailManageBookingRQ

For more details please refer to Resources.

NOTE: Consuming this webservice and its content requires special permission. Before requesting access please make sure you have all the necessary agreements in place with the rail vendor(s) you would like to sell using Sabre Webservices. For more information on accessing Sabre Rail content and rail supplier contacts please visit the respective product page on Agency eServices.

Sample Request

<RailManageBookingRQ xmlns="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rmb" xmlns:ns10="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrc" xmlns:ns11="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrs" xmlns:ns12="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrr" xmlns:ns13="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rmas" xmlns:ns14="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rl" xmlns:ns15="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rs" xmlns:ns16="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rmt" xmlns:ns2="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/common" xmlns:ns3="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/ota" xmlns:ns4="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/otara" xmlns:ns5="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rd" xmlns:ns6="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrep" xmlns:ns7="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rc" xmlns:ns8="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/ris" xmlns:ns9="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rpnrs" CorrelationID="1.0.22-05f27b33-06ab-46bf-a53b-47e664ca" MarketingCarrier="2V" PrimaryLangID="en" TimeStamp="2016-12-09T09:53:59" Version="1.17.0">
  <RequestTypes>
    <RequestType>UpdateAndConfirm</RequestType>
  </RequestTypes>
  <BookingDetails>
    <ns2:Travelers>
      <ns2:Traveler ID="1" Operation="Add">
        <ns2:PersonName>
          <ns3:NamePrefix>-</ns3:NamePrefix>
          <ns3:GivenName>JOHN</ns3:GivenName>
          <ns3:Surname>SMITH</ns3:Surname>
        </ns2:PersonName>
      </ns2:Traveler>
      <ns2:Traveler ID="2" Operation="Add">
        <ns2:PersonName>
          <ns3:NamePrefix>-</ns3:NamePrefix>
          <ns3:GivenName>ANNE</ns3:GivenName>
          <ns3:Surname>SMITH</ns3:Surname>
        </ns2:PersonName>
      </ns2:Traveler>
    </ns2:Travelers>
    <ns2:Itineraries>
      <ns2:Itinerary>
        <ns2:OriginAndDestinations>
          <ns2:OriginAndDestination>
            <ns2:Origin LocationCode="WAS"/>
            <ns2:Destination LocationCode="BOS"/>
            <ns2:Segments>
              <ns2:Segment DepartureDateTime="2016-12-30T12:00:00" ID="1" Operation="Add" TrainCode="M" TrainNumber="2164">
                <ns2:Origin LocationCode="WAS"/>
                <ns2:Destination LocationCode="BOS"/>
              </ns2:Segment>
            </ns2:Segments>
          </ns2:OriginAndDestination>
        </ns2:OriginAndDestinations>
      </ns2:Itinerary>
    </ns2:Itineraries>
    <ns2:FareGroups>
      <ns2:FareGroup>
        <ns2:Fares>
          <ns2:Fare>
            <ns2:SegmentRefs>
              <ns2:SegmentRef ID="1"/>
            </ns2:SegmentRefs>
            <ns2:PassengerTypes>
              <ns2:PassengerType Code="F" TravelerRefID="1"/>
              <ns2:PassengerType Code="F" TravelerRefID="2"/>
            </ns2:PassengerTypes>
            <ns2:ClassCode Code="PK" Quantity="2"/>
          </ns2:Fare>
        </ns2:Fares>
      </ns2:FareGroup>
    </ns2:FareGroups>
    <ns2:Contacts>
      <ns2:Contact ID="1" Operation="Add">
        <ns2:Telephones>
          <ns2:Telephone AreaCityCode="215" ID="1" PhoneNumber="3334444" PhoneUseType="H"/>
        </ns2:Telephones>
        <ns2:Emails>
          <ns2:Email>RAILTESTMAIL@GMAIL.COM</ns2:Email>
        </ns2:Emails>
      </ns2:Contact>
    </ns2:Contacts>
  </BookingDetails>
</RailManageBookingRQ>

Sample Response

<rmb:RailManageBookingRS xmlns:ns12="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rd" xmlns:ns13="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrep" xmlns:ns17="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrs" xmlns:otara="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/otara" xmlns:rc="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rc" xmlns:rcmn="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/common" xmlns:ris="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/ris" xmlns:rl="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rl" xmlns:rmas="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rmas" xmlns:rmb="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rmb" xmlns:rmt="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rmt" xmlns:rota="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/ota" xmlns:rpnrs="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rpnrs" xmlns:rrc="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrc" xmlns:rrr="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rrr" xmlns:rs="http://webservices.sabre.com/sabreXML/RCP/rs" CorrelationID="1.0.22-05f27b33-06ab-46bf-a53b-47e664ca" MarketingCarrier="2V" TransactionIdentifier="V0_I1_014339" Version="1.17.0">
  <rmb:Success/>
  <rmb:RailReservation ExpirationDateTime="2016-12-12T00:00:00.000">
    <rcmn:BookingRef ID="2E519E" ID_Context="2V" Type="14"/>
    <rcmn:Travelers>
      <rcmn:Traveler ID="1">
        <rcmn:PersonName>
          <rota:GivenName>JOHN</rota:GivenName>
          <rota:Surname>SMITH</rota:Surname>
        </rcmn:PersonName>
      </rcmn:Traveler>
      <rcmn:Traveler ID="2">
        <rcmn:PersonName>
          <rota:GivenName>ANNE</rota:GivenName>
          <rota:Surname>SMITH</rota:Surname>
        </rcmn:PersonName>
      </rcmn:Traveler>
    </rcmn:Travelers>
    <rcmn:Itineraries>
      <rcmn:Itinerary>
        <rcmn:OriginAndDestinations>
          <rcmn:OriginAndDestination ArrivalDateTime="2016-12-30T18:45:00.000" DepartureDateTime="2016-12-30T12:00:00.000" ID="1">
            <rcmn:Origin LocationCode="WAS">Washington</rcmn:Origin>
            <rcmn:Destination LocationCode="BOS">Boston (South Station)</rcmn:Destination>
            <rcmn:Details>
              <rcmn:Detail Code="false" Type="Modifiable"/>
            </rcmn:Details>
            <rcmn:Segments>
              <rcmn:Segment ArrivalDateTime="2016-12-30T18:45:00.000" DepartureDateTime="2016-12-30T12:00:00.000" ID="1" IsOpen="false" TrainCode="M" TrainName="ACELA EXPRESS" TrainNumber="2164">
                <rcmn:Origin LocationCode="WAS">Washington</rcmn:Origin>
                <rcmn:Destination LocationCode="BOS">Boston (South Station)</rcmn:Destination>
                <rcmn:Details>
                  <rcmn:Detail Code="no" Type="CrossBorder"/>
                </rcmn:Details>
              </rcmn:Segment>
            </rcmn:Segments>
          </rcmn:OriginAndDestination>
        </rcmn:OriginAndDestinations>
      </rcmn:Itinerary>
    </rcmn:Itineraries>
    <rcmn:FareGroups>
      <rcmn:FareGroup>
        <rcmn:Fares>
          <rcmn:Fare Name="First Class Seat">
            <rcmn:Remarks>
              <rcmn:Remark Code="fareConditions">Acela Express First class and non-Acela Express Business class tickets are fully refundable without a fee if canceled before the scheduled departure from the origin. If not canceled before the scheduled departure from the origin (no show), the ticket is refundable less a 20% refund fee.</rcmn:Remark>
            </rcmn:Remarks>
            <rcmn:SegmentRefs>
              <rcmn:SegmentRef ID="1"/>
            </rcmn:SegmentRefs>
            <rcmn:PassengerTypes>
              <rcmn:PassengerType Code="F" TravelerRefID="1"/>
              <rcmn:PassengerType Code="F" TravelerRefID="2"/>
            </rcmn:PassengerTypes>
            <rcmn:ClassCode Code="PK" Quantity="2"/>
          </rcmn:Fare>
        </rcmn:Fares>
      </rcmn:FareGroup>
    </rcmn:FareGroups>
    <rcmn:DeliveryModes>
      <rcmn:DeliveryMode Code="EML" Type="Email - Electronic Ticket Delivery">
        <rcmn:Price Amount="0.00"/>
        <rcmn:Remarks>
          <rcmn:Remark>Amtrak will deliver the eTicket as a PDF attachment to the e-mail receipt. Print the eTicket anywhere and bring it along with proper identification to board the train and show the conductor.  Smartphone or tablets that receive e-mail and can open a PDF document, can be used to show the barcode on the screen to the conductor without printing it.</rcmn:Remark>
        </rcmn:Remarks>
      </rcmn:DeliveryMode>
      <rcmn:DeliveryMode Code="TOF" Type="Ticket Office">
        <rcmn:Price Amount="0.00"/>
        <rcmn:Remarks>
          <rcmn:Remark>Tickets are available for pick up via a ticket agent at the ticket office of any staffed Amtrak station.</rcmn:Remark>
        </rcmn:Remarks>
      </rcmn:DeliveryMode>
      <rcmn:DeliveryMode Code="TVM" Type="Quik-Trak Vending Machine">
        <rcmn:Price Amount="0.00"/>
        <rcmn:Remarks>
          <rcmn:Remark>Tickets are available at Quik-Trak kiosks located at major Amtrak stations. Use a credit card to activate the kiosk and enter the reservation number. The Quik-Trak kiosk will print the tickets needed for boarding and travel.</rcmn:Remark>
        </rcmn:Remarks>
      </rcmn:DeliveryMode>
    </rcmn:DeliveryModes>
    <rcmn:CancelInfo isEligible="false">
      <rcmn:Remarks>
        <rcmn:Remark>NO ADVANCE PAY FIELD</rcmn:Remark>
      </rcmn:Remarks>
    </rcmn:CancelInfo>
    <rcmn:Contacts>
      <rcmn:Contact>
        <rcmn:Telephones>
          <rcmn:Telephone AreaCityCode="215" PhoneNumber="3334444" PhoneUseType="H"/>
        </rcmn:Telephones>
        <rcmn:Emails>
          <rcmn:Email>RAILTESTMAIL@GMAIL.COM</rcmn:Email>
        </rcmn:Emails>
      </rcmn:Contact>
    </rcmn:Contacts>
    <rcmn:TPA_Extensions>
      <rcmn:Amtrak_Extensions>
        <rcmn:FareQualifier>
          <rcmn:RateQualifier>KOB1</rcmn:RateQualifier>
        </rcmn:FareQualifier>
      </rcmn:Amtrak_Extensions>
    </rcmn:TPA_Extensions>
  </rmb:RailReservation>
  <rmb:PaymentsBalance>
    <rcmn:PaymentBalance>
      <rcmn:Charges>
        <rcmn:TotalCharge Amount="896.00" CurrencyCode="USD"/>
        <rcmn:Charge Amount="896.00" CurrencyCode="USD" NewItemsAmount="896.00">
          <rcmn:Surcharges>
            <rcmn:Surcharge Amount="616.00" CurrencyCode="USD" Type="RailFare"/>
            <rcmn:Surcharge Amount="280.00" CurrencyCode="USD" Type="AccommodationFare"/>
          </rcmn:Surcharges>
        </rcmn:Charge>
      </rcmn:Charges>
    </rcmn:PaymentBalance>
  </rmb:PaymentsBalance>
</rmb:RailManageBookingRS>

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