How to Register in IRCTC

In Earlier days registering for an account in IRCTC is very difficult as the server is busy. Irctc has made the website lite by launching next generation version of the site. Visit the site at

With the new version of the site, the registration in irctc site become fast. For an individual, registration in irctc is free. You need a valid email id and mobile number for registering into the irctc site. An important note is that, “during tatkal ticket booking hours(10:00 Am to 12:00PM), registration is disabled in irctc”.

You can check the pnr status of irctc at The Irctc PNR Status

Here is a simple guide on registering for an individual account in the irctc website.

1. Click Here to signup for an account in irctc. You will get the following form.

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2. Enter all the required details and click on submit. You will get an alert to confirm whether the entered email address and mobile number are correct or not. Just click Ok on the alert.

irctc registration alert

3. Now you will be shown the terms and conditions of irctc. Accept the terms and conditions.

4. IRCTC will send an email confirmation to the given email id and a verfication code to the given mobile number.
Open your email and click on the confirmtion link. After that enter the mobile verfication code.

irctc registration mobile verification

Thats it with the registration process of IRCTC. If you have any questions, comment here.