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How can i do SMS based Mobile Bookings ?

IRCTC Launches SMS based Mobile Bookings Railway e-ticket now on mobile IRCTC introduces for the first time a non-internet based ticketing system that will empower masses even in remote areas to use the omnipresent mobile device to make reservations. Millions of rail travellers can now use their mobile phones to book tickets in a simple, Read More

Posted on July 9, 2013 by Admin

IRCTC to launch SMS-based Rail ticketing service from 1 July

New Delhi, June 11: Come July and you can book your train ticket by sending an SMS. Keeping an eye on the growing mobile phone market in India, IRCTC will launch SMS-based ticketing from 1 July and a dedicated number will be announced soon for this. Describing the step as environment-friendly as no print-out is Read More

Posted on July 9, 2013 by Admin

IRCTC offers train tickets on non-internet mobile phones from July 1 – Business Standard

In an effort to ease its ticketing services to facilitate passengers and to tap the mobile phone market, Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC),a public sector undertaking of the ministry of railways, will be launching  a pilot project of ticketing through non-internet-based mobile phones with effect from July 1 onwards. The project will enable Read More

Posted on July 9, 2013 by Admin

Railradar : Live Train Status on google Maps IRCTC live tracker …

RailRadar™ is a live tracker of Indian Railways passenger trains traffic in real time. This live tracker is shown on an interactive map and allows users to watch the movements of trains which are currently running in entire India. RailRadar™ is an outcome of innovation of Indian Railways Center for Railway Information System (CRIS). Use Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

IRCTC announces ‘stand-in-queue-to-book-tickets’ service

In an innovative step that will generate employment and ensure service, IRCTC has announced a new tatkal ticket booking system that won’t hang at the last minute. “After unending complaints about ‘service unavailable’ and ‘connection error’ troubles, we have been able to figure out the problem – internet,” an Indian Railways official told Faking News, “Therefore, we Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Railway Ticket Reservation: Its Easy to book Railway Tickets via irctc …

The railway minister Pawan Bansal, has made an announcement with an aim to increase the traffic holding of the website, increase in the count of users over the website, to upgrade the Indian rail ticket booking website on the latest technology to handle more than 1 Lakh users on a real-time. As per Indian Railway Read More

Posted on July 8, 2013 by Admin

Airtel Money ties up with IRCTC to offer train ticket booking on mobile phones

Airtel Money, the mobile wallet from Bharti Airtel, has tied up with Indian Railways Catering And Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to offer mobile based ticket reservations for over 185 million customers country wide. Besides booking tickets via Airtel Money, customers using Airtel connections can search for stations, trains, availability, PNR enquiry, cancellation by dialing *400# to access a USSD system, without Read More

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Admin

What are the other ways to book tickets besides Railway Stations ?

Can I book my tickets on station on a Credit Card? Yes. For your convenience, Indian Railways have exclusive counters where you can reserve your tickets through credit cards. This facility is presently available only at important Computerized Reservation Centers. An additional service charge of Rs.30/- is levied when your reserve your tickets on a Read More

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Admin

Whom can i contact for complaints or suggestions ?

Whom do I contact if I have any complaints? Indian Railways has a well-organized Public Grievance Redress Machinery that will take prompt action on any complaints you may have. You can record your grievances in the Complaints Book kept for this purpose at: Out Agencies, Town Booking Offices, Major Goods Sheds, Parcel Offices, Reservations Offices, Read More

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Admin

What changes are allowed in Tickets ?

How to postpone/prepone journey in e-ticket? This can be done on line by cancelling the original ticket and booking a fresh ticket. How to change name of passenger in e-ticket? To know the procedure of changing the name of passenger click below link – http://irctc.co.in/Eticket_new_cancel.html Can partial cancellation be done in e-ticket? Yes. Partial Cancellation Read More

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Admin

Where to find my PNR?

On a paper ticket issued in a railway booking counter or IRCTC i-ticket, the PNR number is on the top left of the ticket. The number is usually split into 3-7 (e.g. 432-1234567). On an IRCTC e-ticket, this comes as a message alert to your mobile and is also found in the top left box Read More