IRCTC Next Generation: Login, E Ticketing, Registration, Reservation

So in this post, I am going to tell you some of the important aspects of IRCTC Next Generation which is developed by Indian Railways. Basically, the traditional way of railway ticket booking system is changed with IRCTC Next Generation. IRCTC Next Generation can help you booking, cancellation, check status and do reservation anytime.

IRCTC Next Generation is available both on the web as well as app format. It’s a cross platform system that can let you access your account via any browser, Android, iOS as well as Windows mobile. You just need to download the IRCTC Next Generation App on your device to access your account.

Most of all, if you are a new user then you really need to check this post. In this post, I am going to tell you everything about IRCTC Next Generation such as Login, Registration, E Ticketing, Reservation etc. So let’s get started with the Registration first.

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IRCTC Next Generation Registration Process

The registration process of IRCTC Next Generation is very simple. You just need a mobile number to proceed with the registration process.

  1. Visit the official registration link of the IRCTC Next Generation page
  2. First of all, choose any preferred username, password and also some security questions
    irctc next generation registration
  3. Now next step is to fill your personal details like Name, DOB, Gender, Country, Email, Mobile Number etc.
    irctc next generation sign up
  4. Finally, you need to enter your Residential Address details i.e pin code, city, state etc
    irctc next generation create account
  5. To complete your registration, Solve the Captcha code and click “Submit Registration Form” button
  6. Now, you will receive a welcome SMS on your registered mobile number and email on your registered ID.
  7. Your registration is complete now. Let’s talk about login procedure in the next steps

IRCTC Next Generation Login Process

To log in your account of IRCTC Next Generation, it’s necessary to keep your account username and password safe with you. You can choose any username while registration, as I have explained above. In addition, this is a cross-platform system so your same username and password can be used in Windows, iOS, and Android app. Let’s check, how to log in your account in any browser.

  1. Click here to visit the IRCTC Login Page
  2. Now you need to enter your username, password and the captcha code correctly.
    irctc next generation login
  3. Click “go” button at the end to login into your account.
  4. If you forget your login password, then you can click “forgot password” link.
  5. After login, you can book e-tickets which I have mentioned in below steps.

IRCTC E Ticketing or Booking or Reservation

IRCTC allows you to book and cancel tickets anytime you want. Typically, I would recommend everyone to book IRCTC Next Generation ticket at least 3-4 days before boarding. So let’s understand how to book a ticket successfully. The easiest way to book a ticket is by downloading IRCTC Next Generation app on your mobile.

By Following below method, you can easily generate your E ticket on the IRCTC by doing Reservation for yourself. Moreover, I prefer IRCTC App over the Web because App is very easy to use and fast too. So let’s get started.

  1. Download IRCTC Official Android from this link
  2. Thereafter, open the app and click on ticket booking option
    irctc next generation app
  3. Now login with your PIN or username and password, the IRCTC app will enable secure login connection to its server.
    irctc next generation pin
  4. Search the train with your preferred date of booking along with the boarding and destination station.
    irctc next generation search train
  5. The IRCTC app will list all the available trains on that date. Just tap on your preferred train and book select the reservation class i.e Sleeper, AC3, AC2, AC1, CC etc. You will also get the price and current waiting list of the following ticket.
    irctc next generation reservation
  6. In the very next step, add passengers details as shown on the screen, you can add 3, 4 passengers. You can also pick the birth position the option.
    irctc next generation passenger details
  7. Now finally, when you are done with it. Pay the remaining amount using paytm wallet or Mobikwik.
  8. In addition, if you want to check your ticket status from the app, just open the menu and tap “My bookings“.
    irctc next generation bookings
  9. On this menu, you will get a brief list of all old and upcoming booking status of IRCTC Next Generation.
    irctc next generation e ticketing

How to Check IRCTC Tatkal Booking Timing?

As you know the timings of Tatkal booking are revised. So, check the IRCTC Tatkal booking timings of 2017, click on the link.

How to Check the IRCTC Reservation Status?

When you book a ticket on the IRCTC Next Generation, you will get a PNR Number. This PNR number will give you the current status of your reservation. However, the exact status will be available just 2 hours before the boarding of your train. You may cancel your ticket even after 1 hour before the train left the station. IRCTC Next Generation will only charge the service fee and will refund all money in your bank account within 3-4 business days.

Click here to check Reservation status via PNR Number

Get Additional IRCTC Offers

Well, with Onepromocode, you will always get something to save. If you want to check latest IRCTC offers then you can click on the link. The offers are exclusively from Mobikwik and Paytm payment gateway.

Book Ticket Using IRCTC eWallet

This is the easiest and the fastest way to book an E ticket on IRCTC site. Register for IRCTC Next Generation eWallet and get latest offers. You can easily book a ticket with less cancellation charges easy refund process.

Click here to know more about IRCTC Next Generation eWallet

So guys, Let me know if you want to ask additional questions regarding the IRCTC topic. I would be happy to answer your doubts.


  1. SWAPAN KUMAR BAGCHI July 15, 2018
  2. BIHARIDASNAYAK October 4, 2017

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