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IRCTC has given out Indian Railways a complete makeover. The website offers simple and convenient method to book railway tickets online and check the status of trains to different parts of India. Details about tickets availability, train routes, travel planner, arrival time, railway stations, distance between the railway stations and departure time is just a few mouse clicks away now. If you wish to book your tickets, then IRCTC is biggest organization offering online ticket reservations, at comfort of home. IRCTC website is a hub for information related to tourism, travel, train facility, catering, tourist trains, train reservations, tourist trains and many other things. Travelers do not have to go through the hassles of standing in long queues for getting tickets as IRCTC has made it available online. By registering with IRCTC web site, one can start using the iticket facility with the username and password given to him/her. If you are new to the service, get directed to the user guide from IRCTC homepage. The user guide helps in getting acquainted with eticket, iticket, quick ticket guide, softuser guide along with browser settings for using the site.  

IRCTC also known as Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation is a private entity operated under Govt of India Railways department. IRCTC is most popular website in India for Trains ticket booking and the most popular ecommerce website in asia in terms of total transactions. Beside trains ticket booking you can also book flights, hotels and Indian railways exclusive tour packages online. Indian Railways tourist trains are hugely popular in domestic as well as international tourists. IRCTC also runs a 24 hrs customer care center which can help you out in finding trains arrival, departure status, train timing and booking across india in any train.

For booking Indian Railways trains ticket you need to visit IRCTC official website at IRCTC.co.in. For searching and booking any train ticket you first need to sign up on website by creating your account on their website. This is a very easy thing todo you can create a login account on IRCTC website within 2 min of time. After that you need to use your login details to login on IRCTC website. Once you are logged in you can use search panel given on your dash board to search trains tickets. Online reservation process is very easy you only need to select your origin, destination stations, class and ticket type. Click on the search button you will find all trains avaialble for your destination. You select your train from populated list , fill out passenger details and book online by using credit card, Debit card or your internet banking account. Tatkal booking service is also avaialble on IRCTC official website, with this service your can book trains tickets 2 days before your journry date.

Other facilities on site include rules for railway reservation, general information on ticket cancellation process, FAQs, concession for patients, citizens, invalid person and senior citizens will also add to your delight. Do not look around if you wish to book your ticket through an authorized dealer, IRCTC helps you the same by entering pin code of your city. After entering the pin code, travels can get webpage with agent information with list of the authorized agents. This data can be used for booking tickets with agents in the locality. Search IRCTC online and know about the seat availability, PNR status and Train schedule. Checking PNR status is also easy as a breeze. You just have to enter ten digits PNR number on the box displayed and with click of a button, you can know if the ticket is confirmed or not. The clear data button lets you clear the wrong numbers entered by mistake and to know the train ticket. Without any hassle, enquire about seat availability and accommodation Indian railway. There are a plethora of links on the homepage of IRCTC that lets you get the desired information.  

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On the seat availability page, you need to enter source station codes, train number, date, destination code, class and also choose the quota for which you wish to make reservations. irctc in can be visited for getting any information on Indian railways. After you are through with the process, print your online tickets and carry identity proof that you mentioned at the time of traveling. The website takes care of tourism, catering along with and online ticketing facilities in the best possible way. IRCTC timetable will keep you informed about the status of various trains without visiting the railway counter. Indian railways no more personify slow and hassle filled booking procedure, IRCTC has added to the delight of travelers throughout India. Visit the site and settle all your enquiries about Indian railways.  

Giby Abraham
19 Nov 2011, 05:26
Heard about the new tatkal scheme is implemented on 21st November 2011. What about tatkal ticket for 22nd November 2011. Whether tatkal ticket should be taken on Sunday,20th November 2011.
debrath pathak
15 Nov 2011, 06:03
this is a cat
rnswamy
12 Nov 2011, 09:14
its good
pawan kumar
08 Nov 2011, 21:30
I WANT TO CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT
Himanshu
08 Nov 2011, 07:19
Is there some time restriction for Agents to book a tatkal ticket ?
soumitra sinha
06 Nov 2011, 02:17
Sir,
previously i have irtc account and presently it is not opening.please confirm me how to open new account or give me my name.id no and password etc so that i can continue my service through you.
Hemant
02 Nov 2011, 22:14
Very BAD server... :x
diwakar kumar singh
01 Nov 2011, 03:13
AT-OGRI POST-MAHESHAMUNDA P.S-KAHALGAON DIST-BHAGALPUR(BIHAR) D.O.B 15/07/1985
aman sharma
30 Oct 2011, 09:00

How do you book a railway bogey for marriage

FROM - Katihar TO Basti ( 15707 KIR ASR EXPRESS )
Date - 28 Jan,2011

Date - 30 Jan,2011
FROM - Basti TO Katihar ( 15708 ASR KIR EXPRESS )
anilkumar perala
26 Oct 2011, 08:20
Sir,

I have lost the userid and the password of mine and have got only the mobile no existing the same as created earlier pls help me to get my old user id and password for the same existng mobile no
vanaja daisy
25 Oct 2011, 06:13
i want irtc email id creative please now
vicodin
18 Oct 2011, 22:59
Hello, nice site. Posted by myself in bookmarks
SRIHARI
17 Oct 2011, 00:25
WE WANT TO KNOW ABOUT JAN 7TH TICKETS DETAILS
VINOD
16 Oct 2011, 10:38
I WANT TO CREATE ID AND PASSWORD FOR TRAIN TCKT RESV
Sumerraj
16 Oct 2011, 04:53
Book e ticket train
sanjay
14 Oct 2011, 11:32
please sent rajarani express how much reservation
manushj
11 Oct 2011, 07:52
I forget my password, pls help me to get it, send through my email id
Mrs. B. Ghatak
11 Oct 2011, 00:19
1.Iwant to creat account in the IRCTC
2.IRCTC online booking time
3.Pl send me railway srevices from Bolpur to Howrah
raj
10 Oct 2011, 23:46
can i book tickets for other people
daiwat
07 Oct 2011, 10:24
please tell me how to open account on IRCTC site.
Pappu kumar singh
04 Oct 2011, 04:33
pappu
Srinivasu
03 Oct 2011, 06:08
Seeing the situation of telengana agitation railways to think on increasing/adding some additional bogies to the existing trains between hyderabad to Vishakapatnam
deepakbansal2005@gmail.com
01 Oct 2011, 08:24
Pl. let me the irctc booking timings on my mail
Vibhor pandey
30 Sep 2011, 20:13
Please give me daily narmada expresr update show on my email a/c
ajay kumar mishra
29 Sep 2011, 14:02
pl tell me how to create login id for irctc site for online booking?
prabhakar
28 Sep 2011, 14:11
pl give me the information and train timings from Hyd to Bidar.
anupamagnihotri
28 Sep 2011, 05:52
SIR
I HV CREATED MY PROFILE IN IRCTC LAST WEEK BUT STILL NOT GETTING ID & PASSWORD. PL SEND IMMEDIATELY.

mail anupamagnihotri68@yahoo.in
Mob- 09450769307
PRABHAT KUMAR AGNIHOTRI
28 Sep 2011, 05:45
sir i have resiterd my profile in last year but could not stll get id & password if u have sent i hv missed.
kindly send again on my email & mobile registerd in profile.

MOB- 09415760978
MAIL prabhat.agnihotri@sbi.co.in
sivakumar
28 Sep 2011, 04:58
27.9.2010 on that day i tried to book the ticket but ticket was not booked due to server busy but amount was taken from my account... ple tell me how to refund my money???
amarnathrai
28 Sep 2011, 03:04
i forget my password
A.KARTHIK
28 Sep 2011, 00:52
Dear sir

i booked the ticket from vijayanagram to vosco da gama my waiting list is 25 jounary date is 5.10.2011 plse gve me advice
Such a pathetic site
25 Sep 2011, 21:05
The site is showing error "Unable to retrieve train list" for two days and still on. Do we have any place where we can know what is happening or to notify the concerned people about the issue. These are the last things which a citizen can ask for.... Please make india a better place to live-in.
kumar
22 Sep 2011, 02:29
Sir
I want know the passenger details
Date of journee 24/09/2011
from-kopargoan to bangalore
pnr no -2222518759
train no-12628
karnataka express
w/l #=13.14.15.16.17
with regards
kumar
Jags
22 Sep 2011, 01:25
Most of the time Site is either very slow or down. Site is not accessible now.

Could you pls check and rectify
Prabhat
21 Sep 2011, 22:32
So does this mean that irctc.co.in website will be down for ever....on this website where do i book tickets
Supriya kumar Das
21 Sep 2011, 06:46
How can I book my ticket online system
balaji sarode
20 Sep 2011, 23:40
I like travveling in the Railways
lookindiahotel
19 Sep 2011, 06:56
you can book trains & hotels at the cheap & best rates on -http://www.lookindiahotel.com
Jitendra Thakkar
18 Sep 2011, 06:39
Please send my password on a/m emai id.
venkatesh.a.k
18 Sep 2011, 05:52
show the chart railway schedule
mallikharjuna rao
17 Sep 2011, 10:21
Sir Iam waiting for my login password please send immediately through e-mail of Mobile # 9490113472
NareshDuggapu
17 Sep 2011, 00:18
Please send my password imediatly
Nareshduggapu
17 Sep 2011, 00:15
Irctc is very useful in travling and registration is very diffycult
mallikharjuna rao
16 Sep 2011, 00:10
pl send my password immediately
Jayasree.K
15 Sep 2011, 23:41
Forgot my password for online railway reservation
tmkrao
15 Sep 2011, 23:31
i forgot my password pl send it by mail
Admin
14 Sep 2011, 01:26
@chandu - You can search all trains availability using booking engine given above.
Admin
14 Sep 2011, 01:24
@Vijay Kumar - you will get railways announcement in leading news papers.
chandu
14 Sep 2011, 01:17
plz send me secunderabad to rajahamundry details
Vijay Kumar
12 Sep 2011, 06:16
When and how do I come to know about Holiday special trains for Oct 11. I want to travel from Bharuch/Vadodara to Delhi
subeshkumar singh
10 Sep 2011, 15:55
s
ashok kumar
08 Sep 2011, 14:34
sir plz. give me sugg. for registration
Raju ghosh
04 Sep 2011, 01:15
i want to creat account pls suggest me
Digvijyasinghrathoresoft@gmail.com
02 Sep 2011, 18:36
Your new website is tooo good for the inoformation basis thanks irctc
ashok
02 Sep 2011, 10:28
I am trying to register for irctc on line booking. I have generated a id and a password, but I am unable to satisfy irctc about mobile identification number though they have sent half a dozen verification numbers on my mobile. pl help
GOURANGA CHAKRABORTY
30 Aug 2011, 10:35
surch passward
DIGPAL TOMAR
29 Aug 2011, 03:56
PLEASE SEND MY PASS WORD
PANKAJ RAI
29 Aug 2011, 02:06
respected sir,my user id is pkraianu@yahoo.in.i forget my password pls send to my above mention mail id.thank you
Admin
29 Aug 2011, 00:19
@Debansu - You can book Train tickets using SBI card, Please use our booking engine for same.
Debansu
28 Aug 2011, 08:04
Sir plz help me to reserve berth by internet.i have SBI debitcard.all sight i serch want user name and password.plz sugest me in my mail.thanking u sir
ESWARA RAO DUVVARI
26 Aug 2011, 22:28
VERY NICE
DIGPAL TOMAR
26 Aug 2011, 07:14
digpaltomar@yahoo.in
Admin
26 Aug 2011, 05:57
@ RATAN RAI - Sorry that information is not available at this website.
RATAN RAI
26 Aug 2011, 05:50
Dear Sir,

I want to know the passenger name detail on the basis of below detail--

1. Date of Journe 22/08/2011 (from VARANASI to NEW DELHI)

2. Train No/Name 12559/SHIV GANGA EXPRESS

3. Coach No. S-9

4. Seat No. 41; 42;44


I'll be very appreciate if you provide me detail because I have lost my some important document at the time of journey & I think these person had it.

Regards
abhinav kumar
26 Aug 2011, 04:29
dear sir,
Pl send me about all India tour package from Patna/ bhagalpur
Admin
26 Aug 2011, 01:04
@ malay goswami -


No. Name Type From Dep  To Arr Travel Time
12369 Kumbh Express SF HWH* 13:10 HW* 16:15 27h 5m

12327 Upasana Express SF HWH* 13:10 DDN* 18:00 28h 50m

8043 Kolkata Shalimar-Har... Exp SHM* 17:20 HW* 23:05 29h 45m

13009 Doon Express Exp HWH* 20:35 DDN* 07:10 34h 35m

3127 Kolkata-Haridwar Puj... SF KOAA* 22:40 HW* 01:30 26h 50m




No. Name Type From Dep  To Arr Travel Time
12369 Kumbh Express SF HWH* 13:10 HW* 16:15 27h 5m

12327 Upasana Express SF HWH* 13:10 DDN* 18:00 28h 50m

8043 Kolkata Shalimar-Har... Exp SHM* 17:20 HW* 23:05 29h 45m

13009 Doon Express Exp HWH* 20:35 DDN* 07:10 34h 35m

3127 Kolkata-Haridwar Puj... SF KOAA* 22:40 HW* 01:30 26h 50m
malay goswami
25 Aug 2011, 14:03
plz send me details of railway service between howrah to haridwar and dehradoon to howrah.arrival and depature times, a/c 3 tier fare one way,availabelity of food, etc.
Admin
25 Aug 2011, 12:03
@Manas - Pls use above given booking engine for booking train tickets.
manas
25 Aug 2011, 03:49
how can I reserved a seat for railway journey online????????
Admin
24 Aug 2011, 04:18
@ Neha - We had several Garib rath Trains in India, which one you are talking about?
neha
24 Aug 2011, 03:53
pls tell is there any seat available in garibrath exp. on 15 sep 2011 in first class a/c
Admin
22 Aug 2011, 10:14
@ palash samanta - Saraighat express runs from Guwahati/GHY to Kolkata Howrah Junction/HWH .

Fares are

General - Rs. 180
Sleeper - Rs. 359
AC 3-tier - Rs. 954
AC 2-tier - Rs. 1302
AC 1st Class - Rs. 2191
palash samanta
22 Aug 2011, 09:26
plz send to howrah to ghy (12345).saraighat express S.L or fair. details....plz sir quicly details send to my email...
Admin
22 Aug 2011, 03:14
@ g srinivas reddy - Please find list of all trains here -http://www.irctconline.in/trainslist.php

You can get list of all trains running between Hyderabad to thirupati by searching here - http://www.irctconline.in/trainbooking.html
g srinivas reddy
22 Aug 2011, 02:38
plz Send Me For Hyderabad to thirupati rail Way
details
Umeshrai
22 Aug 2011, 02:22
Tkgpnw
sanjay kumar mulia
21 Aug 2011, 09:19
ok
Admin
19 Aug 2011, 00:47
@ subhash singh - Thank You. We appreciate your valuable feedback.
subhash singh
18 Aug 2011, 20:24
hi
its really a good job
vishwanath sajjanshetty
17 Aug 2011, 04:36
hi
Admin
17 Aug 2011, 03:01
@Rohit - You can use alternative website for train booking go here - http://www.irctconline.in/trainbooking.html
Admin
17 Aug 2011, 03:00
@ jitu lalwani - Currently Duranto is not available between Nagpur-Tata. You can find list of Duronto Trains here - http://www.indianrail.gov.in/duronto_trn_list.html
Rohit
17 Aug 2011, 02:33
Why is that this doesnt work? Can you guys get your thing moving and work please?
k.shobanand
16 Aug 2011, 12:24
1) can i book under my id through irctc.co.in to various travellers after sign up.

2) after signup can i choose my canara bank debit card to pay for bookings.

kindly send to my email.
RAJASEKARAN
16 Aug 2011, 09:53
send to daily email at railway information
jitu lalwani
16 Aug 2011, 09:47
is there any duranto exp between nagpur and tatanagar?
satyapal jain
16 Aug 2011, 05:31
thanks irctc
Vivek mishra
14 Aug 2011, 10:05
hiiiii
JOSEPH ALBIN
14 Aug 2011, 09:21
for registration