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railway sales agent





Railway sales agents provide service to customers who visit the ticket counter. They provide information, handle ticket reservations, sales and refunds. They also carry out clerical duties such as maintaining the daily ticket sales balance sheet. They handle requests for seat reservations and examine diagram charts of each car on train to verify the available space on the specified train.

Scope note

Excludes people working in road and urban transport industries collecting fares.

Alternative Labels

railway station counter agent

railway station agent

railway tickets salesman

agent for railway ticket sales

railway station cashier

railway sales agent

railway transportation sales agent

railway tickets saleswoman

railway ticket sales representative

counter sales agent

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: