Train Ticket Booking on ixigo

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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.

Once you have booked your ticket online, check your PNR status and know the chances of your ticket confirmation. Confirm your train's live running status (or use ixigo’s where is my train feature).

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
Executive Class N/A N/A ₹60 ₹75

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 
(including children)?
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?

Q. Can I change my IRCTC login ID?

Q. How can I log into my IRCTC account?

Q. What is the maximum number of IRCTC train tickets one can book at a time?

Q. How can I recover my IRCTC user ID and password?

Q. How can I book railway tickets by mobile?

Q. How do I cancel the IRCTC train ticket after the train has departed?

Q. Are children charged for IRCTC train tickets booking?

Q. What is TDR in IRCTC?

Q. What are the new IRCTC rules for passengers?

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