Indian Railways started Rajdhani Special Trains from New Delhi to Dibrugarh, Agartala, Howrah, Patna, Ranchi, Mumbai Central, Bengaluru, Bilaspur, Bhubaneswar, Secunderabad, Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram, Madgaon, Ahmedabad and Jammu Tawi from May 12 during Lockdown 3.0.
Booking of tickets in these trains has started through online.
Booking cannot be done with any agent. That is, if you want to travel then you must have an IRCTC account.
So let’s know how to create account on IRCTC and what is the process of booking tickets.
First of all, visit IRCTC website www.irctc.co.in or download its app on your mobile.
After this, click on the Register option.
After this a page will open, after which the registration form will open. You have to fill all the information there.
Fill in the user name, password, name, address, gender, date of birth, occupation, mobile number, Aadhaar Number, e-mail ID, Security question and its answer, language etc. carefully.
After this enter the verification code and submit. A page with successfully register will open. Information about your user name and password will be sent to email, after which you can log in.
Go to IRCTC site and login by entering your username and password.
After this, go to the ‘Book Your Ticket’ page. If you search the station there, you will get the details of the train.
In this, choose the date of travel and in which class to travel. After this, the available train and its information will appear in front of you, click on the train which is available on that day.
Click on ‘Book Now’ in the selected train. The form will open in front of you, fill in the passenger details like name, address, age and gender.
There should be not more than 16 characters. If seeking information about Aadhaar number, then fill it correctly.
To get a free SMS for booking and cancellation, fill the mobile number of the passenger and click on the ‘Next’ button. If you want to change any information, click on ‘Replan booking’.
Now you have to click on the payment options. For payment, choose one in payment gateway like credit card, debit card, net banking, mobile wallet, etc. Then click on ‘Make Payment’.
After successful payment, ticket confirmation page will open in front of you. You can take out its print. You will also get the confirmation message of reservation through SMS.