Book your train tickets from mobile through SMS Based Booking or USSD (Menu-based dialling)
Now Book your train tickets using Mobile Phone, anywhere and anytime
WITHOUT using Internet connection.Train passengers will be able to use
their mobile phones to book tickets through a simple text-messaging-based-SMS
facility or a menu-based dialling service –USSD service. Currently, only
registered IRCTC users can use these services.
For SMS Bookings, send a Booking SMS in specified format with information of
Date of Journey, Class , Train Number and Passenger Details. You shall receive
In the second SMS make the Payment, which can be initiated in either two
Using Mobile Money Identifier MMID* and one-time password (OTP) as received
from Bank for registered Mobile Number.
Using PrePaid Wallet Cards or mWallets.
Booking confirmation SMS is sent by IRCTC.
* MMID generation is a single click process available with
more than 26 Indian Banks covering over 90% of the total banking subscriber
base. The banks for the same are listed at http://www.npci.org.in/bankmember.aspx
* “OTP” is a
One Time Password generated and provided by your respective bank.
Dial designated number, you shall receive a Menu Based Screen dialling.
Select 'book tickets' option, select 'reservation' (user is prompted to enter
his IRCTC user ID once only), enter details (date of journey, station, train
no, class, etc)
Enter mPIN for authorizing payment through mobile wallet