close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds
IRCTC to launch new app next week for faster booking of train tickets

IRCTC to launch new app next week for faster booking of train tickets

Ticket booking on the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) platform is set to become faster minus the kinks experienced in the current format.

Indian Railways: 10% discount on vacant berths from today

Indian Railways: 10% discount on vacant berths from today

From December 20, Railways will provide 10 percent rebate on vacant berths after finalisation of the reservation charts.

Railway tweaks flexi fare structure: All you need to know

Railway tweaks flexi fare structure: All you need to know

 In a bid to attract last minute passengers, the railways have revised the flexi fare structure in premier trains by offering 10 per cent rebate on vacant berths after finalisation of the reservation charts.

Booking train tickets online become cheaper as railways waive off service tax

Booking train tickets online become cheaper as railways waive off service tax

In a move to encourage cashless transaction following the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, the government has waived off the service tax for online booking of train tickets via the IRCTC website.

Railways say, no cash refund for tickets booked between Nov 9-11

Railways say, no cash refund for tickets booked between Nov 9-11

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Ministry of Railways has revised the procedure for cancellation of tickes and refund of value of Rs.10,000 and above for the PRS counter tickets booked from November 9 to 11.

Cancelling train ticket? Railways will not refund cash – Know why!

Cancelling train ticket? Railways will not refund cash – Know why!

Facing shortage of currency notes of lower denominations coupled with heavy rush at booking counters, the railways has stopped giving refund for cancellation of tickets in cash and instead issuing ticket deposit receipts (TDR).

Airfares, train ticket prices rise ahead of festive season

Airfares, train ticket prices rise ahead of festive season

Share Bazar, Mandi Live, Aap Ka Bazar, First Trade, Big Debate etc.

Subsidy information now on Indian Railways train tickets

Subsidy information now on Indian Railways train tickets

Indian Railways has started printing the subsidy “burden” it is bearing in the train tickets to make passengers aware of the “real cost” involved in the travel.

No waiting list! Railways to give passengers only confirmed tickets from July 1

No waiting list! Railways to give passengers only confirmed tickets from July 1

Waiting list will come to an end from July 1 for Suvidha trains. Tickets shall be issued only for confirmed and RAC passengers accommodation.

Now cancel counter-booked wait-listed train tickets online

Now cancel counter-booked wait-listed train tickets online

Regardless of the fact that a counter-booked train ticket is confirmed, wait-listed or reservation against cancellation (RAC), ticket holders can cancel it online or by dialing 139.

Indian Railways: Foreigners, NRIs to book train tickets from abroad

Indian Railways: Foreigners, NRIs to book train tickets from abroad

According to the IRCTC, the facility was existing earlier but it was withdrawn after a few cases of misuse of credit cards came to light.

Indian Railways: Full train fare for children from 5 to 12 years from today

Indian Railways: Full train fare for children from 5 to 12 years from today

From today (April 01, 2016), children of the age group of 5 to 12 years of age will be charged full fare instead of half as the Railways has revised the child fare rule.

 

Indian Railways: Cancellation of counter train tickets by a phone call from today

Indian Railways: Cancellation of counter train tickets by a phone call from today

One has to just dial 139, give details of the confirmed ticket and the sender will get a one-time password, which will help the passenger to claim refund.

Railway passenger fares may be hiked later, says Oppn

Railway passenger fares may be hiked later, says Oppn

 Accusing the government of making "bogus claims" in the Railway Budget, the Opposition on Thursday said though there was no proposal to hike fares and freight rates, there was every possibility for it to do so like in the previous year.

 

Unreserved train ticket for distance upto 199 km will no longer be valid after 3 hours

Unreserved train ticket for distance upto 199 km will no longer be valid after 3 hours

An unreserved train ticket for travelling upto 199 km distance will no longer be valid after three hours of purchase of the ticket as railways has formulated a new rule to be effective from March 1.

 

Now you can get rail tickets on ICICI Bank's website

Now you can get rail tickets on ICICI Bank's website

The largest private sector lender will soon introduce the facility to book rail tickets on its mobile banking application and prepaid digital wallet.

New rules for cancellation and refund of train tickets: All you should know

Know about the new rules for cancellation and refund of railway tickets...

Now convert unconfirmed waitlisted train ticket to airline ticket

In some good news, IRCTC is offering passengers who fail to get their waitlisted ticket confirmed an option to convert it into an airline ticket at a competitive fare.

Cash on delivery of train tickets

Book a rail ticket online and get it delivered at home where the payment can be made.

Now, IRCTC offers cash on delivery for train tickets

Now, IRCTC offers cash on delivery for train tickets

You can now book a rail ticket online and get it delivered at home where the payment can be made.