IRCTC e-Ticketing

About IRCTC e-Ticketing

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, is a subsidiary of the Indian Railways that handles the catering, tourism and online ticketing operations of the Indian railways.

Indian Railways are one of the largest Rail networks in the world.
More than 3 Crore Passengers use Indian Railways daily.
Around 35 Crore reserved tickets are booked in a year.
Approx 55% tickets are booked from windows, 37% through IRCTC and 8% through booking agents.
IRCTC servers are upgraded to book 7200 ticket per minute.
Tatkal Booking facility accounts for 10% of total seats available.

Eligibility for IRCTC Kiosk Opening

Should have minimum 100 /150 Sqft area.
Must be above 18 years and should have entrepreneurial skills.
Zeal of taking community and people together.
Minimum 12th pass with basic knowledge of computers and internet.
Should have pleasant personality and friendly communication skills.
Should have or be in a position to procure one Computer, Printer and internet.
Class three Digital signatures.

IRCTC - Benefits

Instant and hassle free Booking.
Paperless / E-ticket.
No long Queues.
Unlimited number of ticket bookings
No Travel Time or No Extra Expenses for booking tickets.
Delivery of Ticket at door step.
facility of selecting seat / berths.
Automatic upgradation of seats based on availability in higher class.
Tickets can be booked 23hrs in a day i.e. 00.30am to 11.30Pm.
Time Management.
Choice of food type in (Rajdhani/Duronto) and bed roll (Garib Rath).
Attractive commission from IRCTC.