Category Archives: TICKET BOOKING ON SMS
A New Dimension In Indian Railways Ticket Booking
Book your train tickets in just 2 Simple SMS’s
Any Time! Any Where!
Gone are the days when people used to stand and wait in queues for long hours for booking train tickets at the counters!!
|Pre-requisites to book a ticket through SMS on 139 –
|Step 1 (Booking the ticket):Send below SMS with Journey & passenger information to 139
BOOK <TrainNo> <FromCity> <ToCity> <TravelDate(DDMM)> <Class> <Passenger1-Name> <Age> <Gender> <Passenger2-Name> <Age> <Gender> (upto 6 passengers)
If the format sent is valid, you will receive a response SMS from 139
Trans Id: 34004567 Ticket Amount: 120 IRCTC SC: 11.24 Total Amount: 131.24 Seat: AVAILABLE-0095. For Payment SMS PAY <34004567> IMPS <MMID> <OTP> IRCTCUserID to 139 to book ticket.
|Step 2 (Paying for the ticket):For payment, send SMS with the following information to 139
PAY <Transaction ID as received> IMPS <MMID as received from bank> <OTP as received from bank for this transaction> <IRCTCUserID>
PAY 340045667 IMPS 98453672 453289 Rakesh
Confirmation SMS will be received from 139 on successful booking of the ticket
Your ticket booked successfully. PNR is: 2345678901 Ticket No: :0672261674 Booking Status: Rakesh CONFIRM C1 76 WS Sarita CONFIRM C1 77 Ticket Amt: 120.0 SC: 11.24 Src: New Delhi Dst: Ghaziabad Date of Journey: 26/06/2013 Sch Dep 12:30 hrs
Case 1: If the ticket has to be completely cancelled
Send below SMS with the following information to 139
CAN <10 Digit PNR> <IRCTC UserID>
If the entered information is valid, you will receive the following response SMS from 139
We have received your request for cancellation of tickets for < Passenger 1 Name> for PNR Number 2345678901. Please confirm the cancellation by sending YES to 139 or for any change in cancellation data, send a fresh request.
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