Train Ticket Booking on ixigo
Last Updated: 2022-05-28
IRCTC Train Booking
Book IRCTC or Indian Railway train tickets online quickly and easily on ixigo’s train mobile app or website using your IRCTC user ID and login. You will be paying ₹0 payment gateway fee on train booking and reservation via UPI. We offer online IRCTC Tatkal ticket booking service on our mobile app and website. You can also book special trains online on our mobile app.
ixigo app has multipe offers on UPI, credit card, debit card, CRED (train ticket booking cashback) on mobile train ticket booking for all Indian Railway passengers and users.
|IRCTC Running Train Stats||Count|
|Number of Live Trains Running||4963+|
Indian Railway Ticket Reservation
Use our train seat availability feature to find out the seat or berth availability in your train and check ticket prices. Make online train ticket reservations according to your preferred options- date of travel, train halt in minutes, train route. Enjoy other Indian railway reservation facilities on our app and website.
Online Train Ticket Booking
Here’s how to book IRCTC tickets online:
• Open the ixigo website or download mobile app. Click on book train tickets section.
• Select the source and destination Indian Railway stations from the list.
• Pick a date of departure and travel class- AC First Class, Sleeper Class, Second AC, Third AC, AC Chair car.
• Choose your Indian Railway train and travel class based on arrivel time and travel time (in hours)
• Fill in the passenger details including berth perference, names of children, senior citizens.
• Log in using your IRCTC user ID and password. Create a new IRCTC username if you don't have one.
• Complete the payment and reservation process using your IRCTC login details. You will be redirected to IRCTC website.
• You will then receive a confirmation on your registered email id and SMS on mobile number.
IRCTC Next Generation Ticket Booking
ixigo offers the same features and benefits as that of IRCTC next generation ticket booking process.
IRCTC Ticket Prices and Fare
|Travel Class||Minimum Distance for Charge||Basic Fare at Min Dist||Res Fee||Supp Charge for Superfast Trains|
|Second Class||50 Kms||₹30||₹15||₹15|
|Sleeper Class||200 Kms||₹124||₹20||₹30|
|AC Chair Car||150 Kms||₹211||₹40||₹45|
|AC 3 Tier||300 Kms||₹470||₹40||₹45|
|First Class||100 Kms||₹232||₹50||₹45|
IRCTC Ticket Booking Timings
|IRCTC Train Ticket Booking Timings||00:20 AM to 11:45 PM|
|IRCTC website's shut down timings for maintenance||11:45 PM to 12:20 AM|
How many passengers per PNR can be booked on IRCTC Tatkal e-tickets
|4 Passengers (max.)|
|Senior Citizen Quota in IRCTC||Yes|
|Senior citizen concession in IRCTC Tatkal Quota||Not Allowed|
|IRCTC Tatkal Booking Timings For AC berth||10 AM for AC Berth|
|IRCTC Tatkal Booking Timings For Non AC berth||11 AM for Non AC Berth|
Maximum ticket booking allowed per user in a month in Indian Railways
|12 for users with Aadhar number linked. 6 for others.|
|Maximum tickets that can be booked from one user ID in a day||Maximum two tickets can be booked from 1 user ID in a day.|
IRCTC Ticket Booking FAQ
Q. How can I create an IRCTC account login ID?
A: To create a new IRCTC login ID, visit the official home page of the IRCTC. Right below the login box, there is an option to sign up. When you click on it, a registration box will open. Now enter your user ID, password, security question, and preferred language, followed by personal information like name, gender, Aadhaar card number, PAN card number and your residential address. After you enter all the information, click on submit. For the verification of your IRCTC login account, a link will be sent to your registered email ID. Your registration process is now complete, and you are ready to use your IRCTC account. Watch this video to see all the steps described above
Q. Can I change my IRCTC login ID?
A: Making your login ID is a one-time registration process. Once you have registered, you cannot change your username or the login credentials for a given email address.
Q. How can I log into my IRCTC account?
A: For IRCTC login, open the ixigo app and just log in using your registered username. Next, select the departure and arrival destinations, date of travel, the class you want to travel in, and your traveller details. Then, click on ‘Pay Now’ to complete the payment. Once it is successful, the app will ask you to enter your password. Do this, and make your booking.
Q. What is the maximum number of IRCTC train tickets one can book at a time?
A: As per IRCTC, maximum number of bookings allowed per month = 6 and maximum number of passengers booked per ticket = 6. So, a maximum of 36 passengers can be booked in a month from IRCTC ID.