IRCTC next-generation e-ticketing: Booking Indian Railways train tickets can be a task, especially during summer or winter vacations! It is always advisable for passengers to plan their train journeys in advance to avoid the rush and waitlisting of the tickets.
The user-friendly official website of the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), the e-ticketing and catering arm of Indian Railways, offers various features to passengers such as checking of seat availability, train fares, etc., before booking of the train tickets. In case if you are confused about how to check the seat availability and ticket fare for train journeys, follows these 5 easy steps:
IRCTC next-generation e-ticketing website: How to check train seat availability
Step 1: Login using your account on IRCTC web portal www.irctc.co.in
Step 2: Fill all the required details on ‘Book Your Ticket Page’
Step 3: Now, click on ‘Find Trains’ option
Step 4: A list of trains will appear on the screen
Step 5: Now, click on ‘Check Availablity and Fare’ option to check the availability of train and its fare