We can book Train Tickets from IRCTC website as well as the IRCTC official app. Nowadays various applications and their websites are available for booking train tickets online like Paytm, PhonePe, Mobikwik, Google Pay, etc. But for this, you must have a valid User ID and Password of IRCTC. If you don’t have a valid User ID and Password then doesn’t worry you can get it by IRCTC Registration or create new IRCTC account by following the below-described steps. This will take no more than 2 minutes to complete the registration process of account creation.
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Step By Step Guide To Create Account On IRCTC Or IRCTC Registration
Step 1: First of all visit the link to visit the official website of IRCTC. The homepage of IRCTC will look like the below image.
Step 2: Now tap on the Register at the top of the page to create your IRCTC account.
Step 3: The next step is to fill your basics details like your Name, Email-Id, Mobile Number, Address, etc to complete your registration on IRCTC account.
Step 4: Verify your entered Mobile Number and Email Address to complete your registration.
Step 5: Now you can see a notification will appear in which you can see registration is successful and you have to activate your account.
Step 6: Verify your self by providing the OTP received on Mobile Number and Email Address to activate your IRCTC account.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
Can we cancel one seat out of 3 booked seats on the IRCTC site?
Yes, you can cancel one train ticket out of 3 booked seats. After the cancellation of the ticket, you will get a refund of your ticket in the same bank account or wallet from which you made the payment for booking the ticket. Normally the banks take time to process the refund in
- For Net- Banking/Wallets/Cash Cards transaction: 3-4 business days.
- For Credit Card/Debit Card transaction: 6-7 business days.
What happens when waiting ticket is not confirmed?
It totally depends on where you have booked your train tickets.
There are two ways of ticket booking
- From Counter: If you booked your ticket from Railway Counters and it has a waiting list then you will be able to travel with that Waiting List ticket.
- From Online (IRCTC): If you booked your ticket from Online websites (IRCTC) or IRCTC App and your ticket has a waiting list then it will be automatically canceled by the IRCTC after chart preparations and you will not be able to travel with that Waiting List ticket and you will get a refund of your ticket in the same bank account or wallet from which you made the payment for booking the ticket.
How can I print my train ticket?
It is necessary to show your ticket while traveling to the train. Whether it is in Hard Copy or soft copy (on your phone). Here you can see how to print IRCTC ticket from IRCTC new website. You can also show the message received from IRCTC. You need to follow several steps to print your train ticket.