IRCTC Smart App provides booking facility of Railway tickets online and offers other services like checking reservation status, train schedules, train routes, availability of tickets, cancellation, booking history, recent history, favorites, add passengers as contacts and roaming the transactions between multiple devices.
This app is targeted for Indian Railway potential passengers to book the ticket without any hurdle and application allows the user to use the below functionality on a very faster way and by consuming less data from mobile data.
• Plan my travel
• Check PNR Status
• Booking History
• Frequent Passenger Info
• Quick Booking
• Recent History
• Live Notifications
This application is designed to provide a platform under strategic mGovernance Initiative for 80 Million Passengers, All back end interfaces are lies with Indian Railway. Any failed ticket booking case may kindly report to IRCTC authority for necessary reversal.
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, is a subsidiary of the Indian Railways that handles the catering, tourism and online ticketing operations of the railways.As per record the average booking per day has been increased from 3.67 lakh in 2012 to 4.15 lakh in May 2013. Approximately, 31 crore reserve tickets are booked in a year out of which 55% of tickets are sold through windows, 37% of tickets are booked online and 8% are booked by ticketing agents. Its highest-ever single day booking is 5.02 lakh e-tickets on 1 March 2013.