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How to Update Mobile Number on IRCTC website Quickly

Do you want to update or delete your registered mobile number on IRCTC website? If yes, than follow the steps below to quickly change or delete your existing mobile number on irctc.co.in website. Within 1 minute you will be able to update your contact number.

First step is to login to IRCTC website: https://irctc.co.in, and enter your username and password to enter into the online railway reservation system.
Next, select 'Update Profile' option from 'My Profile' menu item' (see the snapshot below): Next, on 'Update User Profile' profile page scroll down to 'Mobile' field. You'll see your existing mobile number which you provided at the time of registration.



Now, if you want to change your mobile number, delete the old number and enter the new mobile number.
You can make other changes to your profile too, like you can change the address, security question and answer, and you can also enter your Aadhar Card number (if you haven't already done…

Why Your Railway Ticket Won't have a Seat Number in Coming Days

All of you who have traveled by train in India (or anywhere) must be used to seeing coach number and seat number allotted to you on the reservation slips/railway tickets.

But in near future you shall see that the railway will not mention train coach number/ seat number on tickets. Only you will see 'confirmed' mentioned on your railway ticket in case seat is available.

But you must be wondering than - 'How would we know about our railway accommodation and seat allotment?'. In fact, little bit of logic tells that such a step would only complicate things.



By knowing the seat which is allotted to you in advance helps you to know where to stand at platform so that you can easily get onto the train on time. While entering into a train isn't a major problem where the train stays for longer times. the majority railway stations are such where train halting time is just couple of minutes.

In case, there is huge rush, it can be difficult to get into your bogie, especially i…

IRTC: Indian Railway Tourism Corporation

The Indian Railway Tourism Corporation (IRTC) is used for online railway booking by millions of people in India. The actual name is Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), but in hurry many people type in "IRTC" instead of "IRCTC" while searching it.

Anyway, what you are looking for is the website for booking railway e tickets (electronic tickets). For this you need to know about the next generation railway reservation system. Booking railway tickets on IRTC also require registration and logging into irctc.co.in site.

You can learn the complete railway booking process by reading how to guides and other material which is provided in this blog.



Now that you are here, albeit due to mistyping irctc, you will glad to know that service charges for booking railway tickets online on irtc.co.in has been done away with. Govt. has done this to promote online booking and transaction. As you know, these days much focus in India is on demonetisation of currency…