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.
Railways has revised the Child Fare Rules from April 2016. Children between age of 5 years and 12 years have to pay full fare for travelling in reserved coaches, if seat or berth is sought. If no seat or berth is sought then half of the adult fare shall continue to be charged.
Railways has introduced new scheme VIKALP in which all the wait listed passengers who booked their tickets through internet will be allotted seats or berths in the alternate trains available
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.
IRCTC has offered the wait listed ticket holders the alternate way to continue their journey by means of flight.
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.
Did you try booking a railway ticket online under Tatkal quota in the day time through irctc.co.in, (a website of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, an arm of Indian Railways that operates online reservation of train tickets) in the recent days?