What are the steps to create a New Account on IRCTC? – Registration Process
IRCTC is one of the most useful websites for any and every Indian. With their website and mobile application, you can not only get the booking of your ticket done in a couple of clicks but also you can get live notifications and updates regarding the schedule of the train and other things related to it.
Thus, it is quite important to have an IRCTC account. So, if you do not have one yet then do not worry. Making an Account on IRCTC is quite easy and once done, you will be able to avail all the services like Train ticket booking, Train ticket cancellation, PNR enquiry, live train tracking etc. so, the first part will deal with the information regarding the registration process on IRCTC’s website and Mobile application and after that we will learn how to verify the Mobile no. and E-mail ID. So, with that being said, let’s get started.
How to register to Create your account on IRCTC?
So, there are two ways for any user to register themselves on the database of IRCTC. One is the use of mobile application while the other method deals with accomplishing the same result via website registration.
Registering into IRCTC via a mobile application
Step 1: Start all the work by downloading the official mobile application on your Android or iOS device
Step 2: Once the download is completed, you will be able to register into the IRCTC account through the mobile application.
Step 3: Now, as you are in the registration, you will be required to fill a form which contains columns like Username, Password, First Name, Last Name and DOB. Once you fill the form successfully, select your Gender
Step 4: Two more columns will pop up where you are required to submit details regarding your Mobile No. and Email ID after that fill the details regarding your address and click on “Next”
Step 5: In this step, you are required to mention your Nationality, also other details like Martial Status, Occupation, and at last you are required to select a security question from the list of questions. Once, you answer it, click on the “Next” button
Note: Sometimes you might get errors regarding the use of alphabets in Username or password. So, make sure that you are only using alphabets, numbers, and space. Also, do not use any kind of special symbolic characters.
So, once you follow all the above-mentioned steps in the right manner, you will be registered to your IRCTC account. Now, you are required to proceed to the Verification phase.
Registering into IRCTC via IRCTC’s Website
Making an account on IRCTC through the website is fairly simple. All you have to do is follow the steps mentioned below:
Step 1: Start with visiting the official website of IRCTC which is www.irctc.co.in and click on the IRCTC Sign up Link
Step 2: On the form, enter a username that you like and check for its availability, if it is not available to choose another or pick one of the suggestions
Step 3: Fill the rest of the form accordingly and make sure that you use a valid ID card, once the form is filled click on “Submit Registration Form”
Step 4: Click “Accept” on the terms and conditions pop-up and your registration is done
Verification of your details
In order to get your Mobile number and Email ID verified, all you need to do is to submit the verification codes that you will get via OTP on the respective platforms that are through SMS and Mail. Once you enter these codes, your verification will be completed. Also, with this, the procedure of creating an account on IRCTC through mobile is completed.