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BHARATQR Code as Payment Option on IRCTC Website

BharatQR code payment method is expected to go live on the IRCTC website within a month. It is a major revolutionary step because of interoperability. There will be one common QR code platform whether the payment is through MasterCard, Visa or RuPay. This will result in making payment experience much simpler and easier for consumers.

IRCTC POD | Pay on delivery payment option

IRCTC has introduced pay on delivery of a new facility on its the www.irctc.co.in website and the mobile app itself to facilitate the travelers who don't feel comfortable sharing their details online!

With the help of IRCTC POD facility, the customer can book train tickets online and pay at the time of delivery. but, this facility is not available for tatkal tickets as this facility is available for passengers who are willing to book their tickets at least 5 days prior to their journey. So far about 600 cities across the nation have been covered where people can avail the benefit of the new initiative.

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.

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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.