online irctc train ticket booking

Getting started with IRCTC ticket booking service

You will need an IRCTC Login ID to start using the ticket booking service. In case you do not have the Login ID, please Sign-Up. All users will be required to link their mobile numbers to their User ID to ensure that they receive the One Time Password (OTP) and important booking information.


Rail Ticket Booking

Book tickets on by the following steps:

  1. Enter the travel destination, journey date, class, quota and click Submit
  2. Select the train from the list shown and check availability
  3. Validate your Mobile Number & receive the OTP to check availability
    Note: First time users will have to enter the IRCTC Login ID and OTP to link the User ID and mobile number
  4. Seat availability along with a 5 day availability chart will be displayed
  5. Click on the day of travel
  6. Enter name, age, gender, berth preference and other details
    Note: You can also enter your mobile number to receive the ticket on your mobile phone
  7. Review the booking information with the fare and click Submit
  8. Make the payment using any payment mode and click Submit
  9. Once the payment is successful, enter your IRCTC password
  10. On confirmation, the ticket is displayed with ICICI Transaction ID, PNR, Reservation ID and Fare details
  11. Print your ticket or take a digital copy of the ticket