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Indian Railways e-ticketing – A Miracle Story


Author: Raju Prasad

Indian railways, has become technologically advanced and the services of online train booking confirm this statement. The railways booking system has been completely transformed, adding convenience for the travelers throughout India. The best part is that one can book the tickets at the comfort of home. 
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation is subsidiary of Indian Railways that has made railways ticket booking a cakewalk. Launched on August 2002, online booking has added to the delight and comfort of travelers. Gone are the days when people had stand in the long queues in front of reservation counters as now it is just a few mouse clicks away. 
If users have their bank accounts listed on page, they can make the payments of tickets by debiting account for the amount. Not only this, the booking can be made by using credit card. State Bank of India offers railway card, which is very useful in booking the tickets online. In vein of the State Bank, Federal Bank has become a part of IRCTC for facilitating clients in the online reservations. Users can make the reservations by debiting Federal bank account sitting anywhere in the world. Another advantage of the booking with Federal bank is that tickets at delivered to you without any charges. 
Online ticket booking options has offered immense help to the people who do not have much time. While doing the online reservation, one can find two kinds of tickets- E-tickets and I-tickets. E- Tickets are electronic tickets provided by Indian Railways. After confirmed ticket flashes on screen, you can take its print out. Take your identity card along with this printout and enjoy traveling in different parts of India. I- Tickets on the other hand need to be booked some days in advance. You need to fill in some personal data at the time of reservation I-tickets and for availing the service, one need to pay some fee that includes courier charges too.

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Article is being submitted on the behalf of India's premium online travel website EasyGo. You can book IRCTC tickets of Indian Railways. Also check Indian Railways Seat Availability

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