- Open website www.irctc.co.in
- Fill the registration form and submit
- Activate your account
IRCTC Login | IRCTC Registration and Online Ticket Booking
Login and account registration section is provided directly on the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation website home page. It is very simple process Just open www.irctc.co.in and enter your username and password and click Login button.
If you are facing problem to login then check how to troubleshoot IRCTC Login problem.And if you don’t have an IRCTC account and new to online ticket booking system then follow the instructions provided on irctc-login.net and start booking ticket online from your home, office or any place where you have access to the internet. The Complete account setup process can be explained set by step as following.
- IRCTC account Registration
- Login IRCTC Page
- IRCTC ticket booking
- E-Ticket booking
- I-Ticket booking
- Tatkal Ticket booking
IRCTC account RegistrationFirst of all you need an account to start booking tickets because to book tickets, IRCTC need to authenticate you and manage your details. It helps IRCTC to provide the details like ticket booking history, details about plan your journey, refunds for cancel tickets etc on your request. Therefore an IRCTC account is required. To create a new account you need an email id, mobile number, unique user id and a secured password. You can think of a unique user id and a secured password during the IRCTC account registration process. To create an account click this link www.irctc.co.in and click on Register button provided below the Log in button on the Login page. Follow the step by step detailed process for IRCTC account registration. Once you successfully create IRCTC account, you can login to the website and book tickets online.
Login ProcessIt is very simple to log in to your IRCTC account. Just Visit www.IRCTC.co.in and enter your username and password, enter the captcha words and press Log in button. Check complete detailed step by step Login process. Also if you are facing any problem to log in the website then you can get useful information to troubleshoot Login problem
IRCTC Ticket booking processYou can book E-ticket, I-Ticket and Tatkal ticket with your online account. The difference between these three types of tickets is that, when you book ticket online an E-ticket is not sent to your address but provided on your email and mobile. An I-ticket booking requires your address at which it can be sent to you, the Indian Railways send I-tickets at the address you provides through a standard courier service. The Tatkal tickets are booked on urgent requirement basis one day before the train’s departure. You have to pay extra ticket booking charges for Tatkal ticket booking.
- E-Ticket booking: Follow the steps to book E-Ticket.
- I-Ticket booking: Follow the steps to book I-Ticket.
- Tatkal Ticket booking: Follow the steps to book Tatkal Ticket.
IRCTC Ticket Cancellation processEven you have the option to cancel your tickets online. You can cancel only those tickets which you have booked through your account. Tickets booked through counter window are not allowed to be cancelled through your account.
- E-Ticket cancellation: Follow the steps to cancel E-Ticket.
- I-Ticket cancellation: Follow the steps to cancel I-Ticket.
How to check PNR statusThrough PNR number you can check your reservation status if you were failed to book a confirmed ticket. What is PNR, where to check it, Tips to check PNR status and more useful information is provided at PNR status check.
How to spot your trainYou can even spot your train’s location and plan your railway station visit accordingly. It is very helpful for the passengers and relatives of passengers. The more information about detailed tips to spot your train. Once you have your account and understands the complete Login process. You can book tickets at comfort of your home. One more bonus for you is you can use IRCTC Login mobile application to access your account for ticket booking. It is said that ticket booking through IRCTC mobile application is faster. Check tips to log in IRCTC mobile app and mobile ticket booking process.
Update: Indian Railways to sell 50% of the Tatkal quota tickets with dynamic pricing.
Check information on how to book Tatkal ticket faster.
Tatkal Rules changes every budget, as per announcement made in the Indian Railway Budget 2013-14, following are the Tatkal rules of IRCTC.
If you are facing IRCTC Login problem to log in to you account then you can follow these steps to log in to you IRCTC account.
As you type in the website address in your browser, it will be presented to you with a login section in the middle of the page.
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.
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.
Update: IRCTC next generation e-ticketing system has launched, check how to log in through NEXTGen IRCTC Login form.
The IRCTC website is accessible all the time and therefore you can log in to your account at any time. But you are allowed to book tickets after 8 AM only and also it is difficult to log in an IRCTC account during the Tatkal reservation hours. Therefore avoid IRCTC login during Tatkal booking time.
Indian Railways going to provide confirmed tickets to passengers on the wait list, who are forced to travel with waiting tickets, on an alternative trains on the same route to make their travel smoother and hassle-free.
The official website of IRCTC provides the options to book both train tickets and air tickets. Now the users can log in to the website and book the Flight Tickets for any flight operator like Air India express, Jet Airways, JetLite Airlines, IndiGo etc. To continue the flight ticket booking any user can log in as a guest if don't have IRCTC account. Guest users can log in the website by just providing a valid email id and mobile number.
To IRCTC login an user id and a password is required. To get IRCTC login user id and password you need to create an account through IRCTC login registration.
If you haven't registered with this scheme then check this IRCTC e-wallet Registration information guide.
- Open IRCTC login page at www.irctc.co.in
- Fill the login form and submit
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Indian Bank - Rs. 10/- per transaction
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