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Maharaja Express train special offer, buy one get one free

IRCTC is not able to bring people towards the Maharajas' Express, the Golden Chariot, Royal Rajasthan on wheels. These are the luxury trains in India. Therefore it has launched an offer in which passengers will get one ticket free on the purchase of one ticket in the Maharaja Express. The Maharajas’ Express is one of the highly regarded luxury trains that has won numerous travel awards.

MMTS Train Timings

MMTS train timings are maintained by South Central Railway. MMTS is an intracity train service in the city of Hyderabad and Secunderabad. Multi-Modal Transport System (MMTS) is a joint project of Southcentral railway and Andhra Pradesh government. The MMTS trains are run and maintained by South Central Railway of Indian Railways. It is the most convenient and preferred way in compared to road transport. It is a cheaper mode of transport in Twin cities. More than 1.5 Lakhs of passengers travels through MMTS trains. This project was launched in August 2003. The first phase was completed at a cost of Rs. 178 Crores. MMTS operates around 84 services and covers more than 40 stations.

IRCTC Tatkal Booking | Rly to launch separate new website

For IRCTC Tatkal booking, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has decided to launch a new website only for Tatkal timings. The decision has been taken to overcome the problem faced by IRCTC account users while making Tatkal reservation.

Update: Indian Railways to sell 50% of the Tatkal quota tickets with dynamic pricing, With its existing website www.irctc.coin

Indian Railway - www.indianrailways.gov.in

Indian Railways is an Indian state-owned enterprise, owned and operated by the Government of India through the Ministry of Railways. It is one of the world's largest railway networks comprising 115,000 km of track over a route of 65,000 km and 7,500 railway stations. As of December 2012, It transported over 25 million passengers every day. In 2011, It carried over 8,900 million passengers yearly or over 24 million passengers every day and 2.8 million tons of freight every day. In 2011, 2012 It had revenues of one,119,848.9 million (US$20 billion) which consists of 696,759.7 million (US$13 billion) from freight and 286,455.2 million (US$5.2 billion)

IRCTC Connect | Official Mobile Android App Launched

IRCTC Connect Android mobile app has been launched by IRCTC in Google Play. A few months back mobile app for windows mobile phone was launched and was available on Microsoft website. In the same way, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation has presented its mobile users on this Diwali with IRCTC Connect Android app.

IRCTC's Tatkal Rules


Check information on how to book Tatkal ticket faster.

Tatkal Rules changes every budget, as per the announcement made in the Indian Railway Budget 2013-14, following are the Tatkal rules of IRCTC.

IRCTC Agent | Precautions while Buying e-tickets from Authorised Travel Agents

E-ticket is a railway ticket booked online. An e-ticket can be booked online by an individual itself on IRCTC website, Check how to complete IRCTC registration to book an e-ticket by your self. Or through a railway ticket booking agent. There are several travel agents in India who are authorized to book tickets. A travel booking agent has an IRCTC agent login through which he can book tickets for the customer. You can find an IRCTC agent near you online

139 Rail Sampark | IRCTC SMS and IVRS Service

IRCTC “139-Rail Sampark”, the national inquiry for Indian Railways has been in operation for around 5 years now. The services on this number i.e. 139 include inquiries regarding PNR Status, Current Train running position, Accommodation availability and Fare Enquiry. Apart from voice inquiry on IVRS, the above-mentioned services are also available through SMS. The passenger can get the desired information by sending SMS to 139 in the following format.

IRCTC Advance Reservation Period for Ticket Booking Increased

Advance Reservation Period (ARP) has been increased from 60 Days to 120 days advance railway reservation, from 1st April 2015. The Ministry of Railways has increased the booking period for train tickets from 60 days to 120 days advance railway reservation. Now IRCTC advance reservation period is four months excluding the day of the journey. With effect from 1st April 2015 4 months advance railway booking in trains from train originating stations can be done.

IRCTC I-Ticket | List of Cities for Home Delivery of Internet Tickets

We can book I-Ticket and E-Ticket on IRCTC website through our logins. I-Tickets are delivered to your home while E-tickets are delivered to e-mail and mobile phone via SMS. The following cities and Pin codes are covered for door delivery of l-Ticket but E-Ticket can be booked from any city irrespective of the delivery limitations.

Train PNR status SMS India | Get IRCTC SMS ticket resend

Get IRCTC SMS again if IRCTC SMS ticket is not delivered on your mobile, yes you can get it again. IRCTC account holders can log in IRCTC website for online ticket booking, every user who books an e-ticket get SMS booking confirmation on their mobile which they have provided while new account registration. This mobile number on which you want to receive IRCTC ticket SMS can be changed while booking a ticket. You just have to provide a new mobile number on which you would like to receive your train ticket SMS confirmation when you book a new ticket. The mobile number option is provided below where you provide passenger details.

Changes in IRCTC Tatkal Ticket Booking Timings

The Ministry of Railways has changed the timings for the IRCTC booking of Tatkal tickets in AC and non-AC classes for all trains, starting today, to reduce the load on the ticketing website servers and offline booking windows at railway stations.

IRCTC Next Generation eTicketing System

IRCTC the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation is a part of Indian Railways. It handles online ticket booking, tourism and catering services of the Indian Railways. IRCTC has recently launched it's new faster and efficient next-generation e-Ticketing system to help people who were facing difficulty in accessing the website due to huge load them on the website.

The online ticketing system is mostly accessed during Tatkal timings and therefore it was difficult to access the website during this time. It was difficult for users to log in the website and book ticket during Tatkal timings. But with the NGET IRCTC website, it has become faster to log in and access the website.

IRCTC COD | Book My Train Ticket Cash on Delivery

IRCTC has launched book my train cash on delivery service for booking train tickets for passengers who can't make payment online. The service is expected to benefit a lot of IRCTC passengers because a large share of India's population doesn't have net banking enabled bank account or cards, Cash On Delivery option provided by IRCTC will definitely encourage a lot of people to book train ticket online. It will also encourage the people who book at railway reservation counters to use online ticket booking service which makes the queues at the reservation counters in shorter. It will save the cost of operations for Indian Railways.

Mind Blowing Facts About Indian Railways and IRCTC

The Indian Railways took on its maiden journey on April 16, 1853, from Mumbai to Thane. It was declared a public holiday at that time.

A book found it IIT Roorke library (Report on the Ganga Canal, 1860), however, claims that the first train actually ran between Roorkee and Piran Kaliyar on December 22, 1851.

Image: A train pulled by two vintage steam engines makes it way through a cheering crowd in Bombay, April 16, 2002, to mark the 150th anniversary of Indian Railways.

IRCTC Vikalp | Alternate Trains Accommodation Scheme

IRCTC Vikalp is launched. If unfortunately, you have to travel with a waitlisted ticket in Indian Railways then there is a good news for you and all other train travel lovers, just ahead of busy festive seasons as the IRCTC is working towards making the booking of train tickets easier.

Indian Railways is providing confirmed tickets to passengers on the wait list, who are forced to travel with waiting tickets, on an alternative train on the same route to make their travel smoother and hassle-free.

IRCTC Railway Ticket Booking on EMI

IRCTC has done something special for its passengers, it has introduced the Equated Monthly Installment (EMI) system for IRCTC online ticket booking through Citibank. Indian Railway ticket booking on EMI is beneficial for passengers who travel a lot or go on unplanned long distance journey and booking Tatkal tickets on premium trains. This year IRCTC has increased the fare of trains and booking tickets on premium trains become much costlier due to huge demand during festival season. Also, the booking tickets on EMI is beneficial for booking tourist trains offered by IRCTC at IRCTCrailtourism.

IRCTC Mobile Ticketing

IRCTC mobile service is available. Now train tickets can be booked through IRCTC on a mobile website. Tickets can be booked while traveling through the website without waiting in queue for a long time. To book your train tickets go to IRCTC mobile website www.irctc.co.in/mobile. There are other methods also through which train tickets can be booked on mobile. Like, NgPay Mobile App, Cleartrip Mobile App, IMPS (Interbank Mobile Payment Service) and Spice Safar Mobile App.

IRCTC Autofill | Magic Auto Fill Forms for Tatkal Booking

The Indian Railways IRCTC website opens up for train Tatkal reservations at 10 AM daily, but the tickets get booked within minutes and most of the people are not able to book tickets. But you can use autofill form tools. The IRCTC Autofill tool improves your chances of getting a train ticket under Tatkal scheme.

IRCTC autofill, magic autofill, Fill IRCTC Tatkal Form automatically


Voter ID Card Online | Tatkal Booking

Voter ID Card or any other valid identity card is mandatory for Tatkal booking as per Tatkal rules. If you have planned your journey on an urgent basis and planning to travel by train then you have to book a ticket through Tatkal booking system of Indian Railway.

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IRCTC Login FAQs

Q. How to do IRCTC Registration and create IRCTC ID

A: For IRCTC registration and to get IRCTC ID, open the official home page of IRCTC. At the bottom of the login box, there is an option to ‘sign up.’ click on it to open the registration form. Now enter your details and follow the IRCTC account registration instructions.

Q. How to verify the IRCTC account

A: To verify your IRCTC account you have to verify your email and mobile number both, to verify email click on the activation link sent to you on your registered mail ID. And to verify your mobile number enter the mobile verification code received through SMS. Then click on the submit button to activate your account.

Q. How to change my IRCTC login ID

A: You cannot change your IRCTC login ID once registration is complete, but you can change your registered email and mobile numbers in your account settings even after account registration.

Q. Forgot IRCTC password, how to recover it

A: Open the IRCTC login page and click on the Forgot Password link. Now enter your username, date of birth and follow the further steps. Now you will be allowed to change your password.

Q. How to log in to the IRCTC website for ticket booking

A: Open the IRCTC website and log in using your registered username and password. Then select the departure and arrival destination, date of travel, journey class in which you want to travel. Then select your train and enter your details and make the payment.

Q. What is the IRCTC current reservation

A: Current reservation is a process of booking tickets left unreserved after chart preparation of a train. Tickets under this quota can only be booked once the chart has been prepared and seats are still available for booking, in the last 4 hours.

Q. What is UTS on the train ticket

A: UTS is an app named "Unreserved Ticketing System on mobile" which allows booking an unreserved paperless ticket for a journey between any two stations. You can pay for your tickets digitally through an R-wallet, an online wallet by the Indian Railways.