Thursday, October 30, 2014

IRCTC, IRCTC login, registration tatkal, e-ticket booking guide

irctc train enquiry, irctc login train enquiry, irctc availability, irctc mobile, erail ,irctc passenger list.

RAILWAY ENQUIRY- 139 for below services by sms

  1. PNR enquiry
  2. Accommodation availability
  3. Fare enquiry
  4. Current train running position

Track Indian railways train status by tatin number

to track train status where it's now visit the below url and enter train number

irctc cancellation charges

48 hours before  shall be deducted @ Rs.120/- for AC First Class/Executive Class, Rs.100/- for AC 2 Tier/First Class, Rs. 90 for AC 3 Tier/AC Chair car/ AC 3 Economy, Rs.60/- for Sleeper Class and Rs.30/- for Second Class. 

Cancellation before 48 hours 25% charges of Total fare.
Cancellation before 6 Hours 50% of total fare. (Approximately) see full details here.

Irctc e ticket cancel After, before preparation of chart.

  1. Irctc e-Tickets can be cancelled on  till Chart preparation of the train. 
  2. Individual users can fill TDR to get refund After Chart prepared.
  3. No refund will be granted on cancellation of confirmed Tatkal tickets.

irctc tatkal booking.

Irctc login

  • Register at
  • Phone number and email-id is required for IRCTC registration
  • Visit home page of and login with your user name and password.
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  • Click on "Plan My Journey" page.
  • If the From/To station selected by you are correct in the route of the train then select Date of Journey.
  • Select Ticket Type as e-ticket.
  • Then Click on Submit button.
  • The Advance Reservation Period (ARP) of Tatkal scheme is reduced from two days to one day excluding the day of journey from the train originating station. For example, if train is to depart from the originating station on the second of the month, the Tatkal quota booking for that particular train will open at 10:00 hrs on the first of the month from originating station.
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  • The "Train List" page appears
  • Select Quota as TATKAL by click on radio button
  • Find the Train and click on the class in the train list then it will show the details with availability.
  • To book tickets, click on "Book Now" link under availability option.
  • If you wish to select other train, click on another train class link.
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  • Maximum of four passengers per PNR can be booked on Tatkal e-tickets.
  • The Ticket Reservation page appears; check whether the train name and station names, Date of journey, Class, Quota, Boarding Point etc. displayed on the top of the page are same as desired by you.
  • Enter the name of passengers, age, sex and berth preference for each passenger. The maximum length of names should be restricted to 15 characters.
  • Senior citizen concession is not allowed in Tatkal Quota.
  • Enter the ID Card Type (Driving License, Passport, Pan Card, Voter Identity Card, Central/State Government issued ID Card, Student Identity Card, Nationalised Bank Passbook, Credit Cards issued by Banks, Unique Identification Card "Aadhaar") with card number.
  • In Tatkal Quota Ticket, ID card for at least one passenger travelling should be entered. ID card for other passengers is optional.
  • On cancellation at least one ID Card holder passenger should remain in the ticket.
  • If all the ID Card holder passenger in the ticket are cancelled, the ticket will get fully cancelled.
  • Click on ‘’Consider for Auto Upgradation” for automatic class upgradation after charting.
  • Enter the verification code
  • Enter the Passenger mobile number to receive the booking and cancellation free sms .
  • Click on Next button.
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  • The "Payment" page appears
  • Please choose one of the mode of payment. Please click on the payment option
  • Make payment and get your e-ticket.
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  • After successful payment and booking of accommodations, the User is shown the ticket confirmation details along with a “Print ERS” Button.
  • On clicking the button ERS is shown with an option to print.
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Irctc registration 

    Irctc registration is FREE.

    Valid Mobile number and valid email id are required to register as user.

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    After clicking on submit button a pop up will appear as follows :
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    If the entered email id and mobile number are correct click ok button to proceed further for registration.
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    Click on “Accept” button to accept the term and conditions of
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    After successful registration please check your registered email for your user id, password and activation link also check your registered mobile for mobile verification code.
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    Click on the activation link received through mail or login through the user id and password received through mail. The page appears as follows :
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    Enter your mobile verification code received through sms and click on submit button to activate your account.

    First Click Here link : To get the mobile verification code if you have not received it earlier

    Second Click Here link : To update your registered mobile number if you entered wrong mobile number at the time of registration
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    After clicking on update mobile number link, you can enter your correct mobile number and click on submit button to get mobile verification code again.

    If you received multiple messages with different mobile verification codes, the recent verification code has to be used to activate your account.
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    After successful activation of your account, you can change your password through ‘Change Password’ link or you can use the same password which is received through mail.
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