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How to book tickets of IRCTC via your smartphone

IRCTC Rail Connect application should  be downloaded from Google Play in android or Apple’s App Store.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
IRCTC Rail Connect is the official application to download
•Customers will have to register to be able to book the tickets from anywhere
• Users can pay using credit or debit cards and  mobile wallets as well
IRCTC’s Web portal allows the customers to book train tickets and also help in all other related services or queries. It also offers an application that can allow anyone to carry out tasks such as booking a ticket and a lot more. IRCTC, or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, manages inter-city and inter-state travel bookings across the country. Apart from IRCTC website and application, people in India can also books train tickets via applications like as MakeMyTrip , Paytm, Cleartrip, RailYatri, Confirmtkt, etc.
Steps as to how you can book train tickets are :
1. Download the IRCTC Rail Connect. Register yourself. Login into the app using the newly created credentials.
2.Tap on the Plan My Bookings on the homepage given. Enter departure station and designation station information along with the date on which you want to travel, and tap on the option – Search Trains.
3. A list of trains with their timing of departure, and the availability of stocks will be mentioned right there. The availability will also be segregated based on the filters you choose class wise as Sleeper class, A/C, etc. .
4. Selecting the class will tell the cost of ticket. Once you’ve decided the train and class, tap on Passenger Details.
5. You can also add a maximum of up to six adults and two infants in just one booking. IRCTC asks for the destination address too. Fill in the credentials and accept the terms and conditions by tapping on check boxes there.  Click on Review Journey Details , it’ll allow you to review your choices.
6. Scan through the train information, the passenger information filled and the class booked you booked. If you’re satisfied with all the details, click on Proceed to Pay after filing in the CAPTCHA code mentioned at the end of the page.
7.Pay using net banking , mobile wallets, debit card or credit card . Once the payment is finished , you can find your tickets in the transaction history.