IRCTC launches payment aggregator iPay

IRCTC launches payment aggregator iPay

New Delhi: In a bid to promote digital transactions, the Indian Rail Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) on Thursday launched its much-awaited payment aggregator system ‘IRCTC iPay’. The exclusive digital payment gateway will provide better digital experience and improved online digital payment convenience to rail passengers availing online travel-related services[Read More…]

Railways to rework flexi fare scheme in premier trains

No free travel insurance in trains from September 1: Railways

The Indian Railways will not provide free travel insurance to its passengers starting September 1, an official said on Saturday. A senior Railway Ministry official said that the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has decided to stop free travel insurance starting September 1 and “the option of free[Read More…]

IRCTC website, app to get makeover to provide better user experience

The Indian Railways will be revamped its website and launch a new Android-based Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) mobile App soon. The move is being taken to ensure quicker, easier and smooth ticket-booking procedure for the passengers. Reportedly, the revamped website will be easy to log-in, clutter-free and passenger-friendly.[Read More…]

Goa-Mumbai Duronto engine derailed, no casualties

Railway tickets likely to get cheaper soon

Railway fares are likely to take a plunge as the government is planning to withdraw the merchant discount rate (MDR) charges. The MDR charges are currently applicable on payments made through debit or credit card for railway bookings by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC). As per an Economic[Read More…]

IRCTC to launch IPO by September 30: Report

IRCTC website restored after much outrage by passengers

The official website of the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) was down on Saturday. However, it was restored at around 1.30 pm and the operations could be carried out smoothly. However, a message was displayed on the site that read, “DUE TO MAINTENANCE ACTIVITY E-TICKETING SERVICE IS NOT[Read More…]

Now get your train tickets delivered at doorstep

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will now deliver rail tickets at your doorstep to encourage passengers to move to the online medium for ticket booking. The passengers can pay through any medium, including cash. The move was initiated as delivering tickets at the doorstep will facilitate those[Read More…]

Here's how you can change boarding point of the train on IRCTC

IRCTC, IRCON, IFRC to be listed on stock exchange

The state-run railway companies IRCTC, IRCON and IRFC would be listed on stock exchanges soon, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday while presenting annual budget 2017. IRCTC controls all the digital ticketing operations of Indian Railways, and post demonetisation has seen a 10 percentage point increase in the number[Read More…]

Here’s another reason to take the train

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has extended for the second time free registration for e-wallet, which provides a cheaper, reliable and glitch-free payment option for e-ticketing at its portal, till October 30. As an alternative payment system for e-ticketing, IRCTC had launched the e-wallet in 2012 as a pilot project. In May[Read More…]

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