The new, uncluttered IRCTC Rail Connect app for faster train ticket booking

irctc_feIndian Railways Catering and Tourism Corp. Ltd. (IRCTC), the online train ticket booking vertical of Indian Railways, has launched a new ticketing app to facilitate faster and easier rail ticket booking called IRCTC Rail Connect. The main highlights of the new app include a simple and easy-to-use interface and features that are more mobile friendly. […]

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From concierge services to mobile wallets, IRCTC is making train travel hassle-free

irctc_feIndian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a subsidiary of the government-controlled Indian Railways, has introduced several initiatives in November and December to improve the commuting experience for millions of travellers. IRCTC, which started with 29 bookings a day in 2002, is currently booking 1.45 million tickets a day. If you are a user of […]

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IRCTC joins hands with MobiKwik for e-payment of tatkal bookings

irctc_feGurgaon-based mobile payments company MobiKwik has partnered with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to launch e-cash payments for tatkal bookings. The company said with its services at IRCTC, users can pay within two seconds to buy tatkal tickets. The MobiKwik wallet, however, would have to be preloaded with the desired amount. “MobiKwik collaborated […]

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IRCTC reduces optional rail travel insurance premium to one paisa

Indian-railway_feThe optional travel insurance scheme for train passengers, a runaway success for the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) since its launch in September, is now available at a token price of just one paisa. Enthused by the number of rail travellers opting for the optional travel insurance scheme, IRCTC has reduced the premium […]

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IRCTC’s new app to allow cabs, hotel, bus booking

trainThe Indian Railways plans to offer end-to-end travel solutions for its passengers including booking cabs, buses, flights and hotels through a new mobile application. In addition, the national carrier intends to involve cab aggregators and also offer an e-commerce platform by developing this integrated mobile application and has appointed EY as consultants for the project. […]

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From pizzas to insurance, IRCTC is making train travel hassle-free

irctc_feIndian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a subsidiary of the government-controlled Indian Railways, has introduced several initiatives in September to improve commute experience for millions of travellers as well as develop the economy of an area. IRCTC, which started with booking 29 tickets a day in 2002, is currently booking 1.45 million tickets a […]

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From pizzas to insurance, IRCTC is making train travel hassle-free

irctc_feIndian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a subsidiary of the government-controlled Indian Railways, has introduced several initiatives in September to improve commute experience for millions of travellers as well as develop the economy of an area. IRCTC, which started with booking 29 tickets a day in 2002, is currently booking 1.45 million tickets a […]

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