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Book train tickets, online
January 06, 2006
What: The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation has introduced online booking of tickets for superfast trains departing from Chennai.
List of trains
~ Starting from Chennai Egmore
~ Starting from Chennai Central
How to book
~ Log on to http://www.irctc.co.in/.
~ Select 'e-ticket' in the 'plan my travel' page.
~ Provide any of the following details belonginf to any one of the passengers for the purpose of indentification:
Voter identity card
~ You have to pay Rs 40 over and above the ticket price for an e-ticket.
~ You have the following payment options:
ICICI Payment Gateway (for Master/Visa Credit cards issued by any bank)
ICICI Bank Direct Debit
HDFC Bank Direct Debit
IDBI Bank Direct Debit
Citibank Debit card
Bank Of Punjab Direct Debit
Oriental Bank Of Commerce Direct Debit (at select branches of OBC)
UTI Bank Direct Debit
State Bank of India Direct Debit
Centurion Bank Direct Debit
Punjab National Bank Direct Debit
ABN Amro Bank Direct Debit
Corporation Bank Direct Debit
Federal Bank Direct Debit
Syndicate Bank Direct Debit
ITZ Cash Direct Debit
Union Bank Of India
~ Wait for the confirmation of your booking.
~ Take a print-out of the electronic reservation slip.
Note: Please carry along the identity card mentioned at the time of booking on the day of travel.
Web site: http://www.irctc.co.in/