International credit/debit cards issued outside India are accepted for booking of e-tickets through IRCTC
New Delhi [India], Feb 28 ( ANI ): India's first converged payment solutions company, Razorpay, on Wednesday announced its collaboration with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC
) to help customers make online payments on IRCTC
website and mobile app through Unified Payment Interface (UPI), in addition to payments through netbanking, wallets and credit/debit cards.
The software enables the user to save all required details to book Tatkal tickets before hand in the software which are automatically filled-in the IRCTC
portal as soon as Tatkal booking starts and PNR is generated very fast.
In line with its vision to build the country's largest travel booking destination, the company has now launched online train ticket bookings in partnership with IRCTC
website will provide a link to the company's website where customers can order desired products.
About Maharajas' Express -- Maharajas' Express, owned and operated by IRCTC
, is a pride of Indian Railway and travel industry, which provide worldwide tourists an opportunity to experience the lifestyle of erstwhile maharajas.
on Wednesday received a note of apology from Resident Commissioner Mallik who, as the representative of the state government in Delhi, has administrative control of Maharashtra Sadan.
There will be no requirement of a printout because the ticketing message will be considered as valid during the journey," a senior IRCTC
official had said at the time of launch as quoted by PTI.
Hence we chose Dubai as our first outbound holiday package," Pradip Kundu, Joint General Manager, Public Relations, IRCTC
, told XPRESS.
While the IRCTC
made a business of approximately Rs450 crore from catering during the last financial year, it earned Rs 122 crore from selling e-tickets.
The BroadVision solution has become a new revenue stream for IRCTC
since its implementation.
Aiming to ensure hygienic and healthy food for passengers on board, the IRCTC
is putting efforts to improve catering services in trains.