How to Book online Train tickets in India- 2020

How to Book online Train tickets in India- 2020

Hi, Friends welcome back to needsofpublic.com. In this article, we have to learn how to book train tickets online. Most of the people like to travel on trains.
A train journey is certainly is a wonderfully joyous occasion. And Comfort is one of the biggest advantages of a train journey. The train journey is better than other options.
Now I will explain the easiest procedure to book train tickets on your smartphone.

You can Book online train tickets from Indian railways official website or Android application. So first we have to register our Profile on the IRCTC website then we have to create our username and password.

How to book tickets on Smartphone

Step 1: Download the IRCTC rail connect App from Play-store or App Store. Install the application on your mobile.


Step 2: Choose the application language and login with your user id & password, then next home page will be appear
Step 3: Now select the “Plan my journey” option to book the tickets.
Step 4: Now app redirects to the train search page. here you have to choose the boarding place and destination place and departure date then click on the “Search Train” option.


Step 5: The next page appears the availability of trains then chooses the train.
Step 6: Fill the passenger details and select the birth preference. Then make an online payment.

Once Booking is done, you will receive a reservation message with full details of the ticket including PNR number, Train No, date of journey, class to your register mobile number and Email ID. This message is your train ticket. just show this message to TC while traveling on a train.

How to book tickets on the IRCTC website.

Friends you people also book your train tickets on the IRCTC website, it’s an easy method and here you will get an extra feature called “Pay later” option. Below are the steps to book train tickets on the website.

Step 1: Open any browser on your Mobile or Desktop and open the IRCTC website https://www.irctc.co.in/nget/train-search
Step 2: Log in with your User Id and password
Step 3: Now select the “Plan my journey” option to book the tickets.
Step 4: Here select the train and continue the booking.
Step 5: Fill the passenger details and select the birth preference. and don’t forget to choose the Insurance option.
Step 6: Confirm booking details and pay through Credit/debit card to get successful.

Once Booking is done, you will receive a reservation message with full details of the ticket including PNR number, Train No, date of journey, class to your register mobile number and Email ID. This message is your train ticket. just show this message to TC while traveling on a train.

Also, you can book your train tickets from other third-party websites or Apps like Paytm and others.

Advantages of Online Train tickets (E-tickets)

1) While Offline booking, you have to stand on long queues. you had to carry cash.
2) while booking online E-ticket you are paying online directly from the bank or UPI payments.
3) No need to take the print out of your ticket.
4) The counter ticket has to be handled with care, but SMS on mobile is more than enough.
5) while traveling if TTE asks the ticket just tell your name with valid ID proof its enough.
6) Using technology we can improve our knowledge.
7) Booking E-tickets will save our time and energy.

Tatkal Ticket Booking Guide.

Friends you can book Tatkal e-tickets for selected trains one day in advance excluding the journey date from the train originating railway station. The Tatkal ticket booking time is 10:00 AM for AC class, and at 11:00 AM for Non AC class.

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