Ministry of Railways has clarified that no hacking of irctc web site and that E-ticketing system is working normally.
Ministry of Railways issued press release restricting ticket booked through online. No online booking from 10.00 to 10.30 hours. No Quick Book Option or e-vault option from 08:00 to 12:00 hours. Maximum 2 tickets for 2 hours. Read for more restrictions
Railway Ticket cancellation and refund policy from 12.11.2015 – Information was given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri Manoj Sinha in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on 11.12.2015.
Railways has revised the rail fare for Children between 5 years and 12 years who hitherto travelling in half rail fare in reserved coaches have to pay full rail fare w.e.f. 1st April 2016. However for short distance travel without berth can travel in half rail fare which is also applicable for all unreserved coaches.
Railway Board is actively engaged in the launch of unreserved ticketing through mobile phone including paperless ticketing. This will save the paper and time of the passengers.
Ministry of Railways has instructed all zonal offices of Railways to display the reservation chart of the passengers at the entrance of the station atleast 4 hours before the departure of the train. Compliance report to be sent to the Director Passenger Marketing.
Revised timing for online reservation of Train tickets will be from 00.30 hrs to 23.45 hrs. Current Counters in at Train Originating Stations will also function from 00.30 hrs to 23.45 hrs
Railways will Refund confirmed tickets or RAC e-tickets in case of cancellation of trains. Commuters need not have to submit cancellation forms or file TDR.
Tatkal booking timings were changed from 15.06.2015 Ministry of Railways has issued a Press Release regarding amendment in Tatkal Scheme with effect from 15.06.2015 Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Railways 12-June-2015 11:45 IST Amendment in Tatkal Scheme Timings for Booking Staggered for AC and non AC Classes At present, the booking under […]
Wanted to travel by Train in Emergency ? Mobile app for booking unreserved ticket through Mobile – Operation Five Minutes Goal for Railways in Train Ticket booking
Railways to Implement booking or Only One Ticket Per Login Session. This restriction is for the tickets booked between 0800 hrs to 1200 hrs.
How to Book Railway Ticket through SMS and Airtel Money? – Railway Departent has released tutorial Book your ticket through USSD: USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) based booking for Airtel subscribers* Registration • Register for Airtel money by dialing *400#. • Load cash on this or recharge from any Airtel money outlet. Booking Flow • Dial […]
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website recorded its highest booking of 4.95 lakh e-tickets in a single day on 13th July, 2012. The average internet ticket booking was around 3.74 lakh per day in the month of October 2012.
During the period from April 2011 to March 2012, while 11.62 crore tickets were booked successfully through the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website, in 96.12 lakh cases payment was settled but tickets were not booked.