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IRCTC Agent Registration

Registration Fees @ ₹2999

Get OTP based IRCTC agent login and book train tickets from any mobile or computer. Earn upto Rs 40 per PNR booked.

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Registering your agency as an IRCTC authorized travel agency to sell railway e-tickets is very beneficial. Some of the benefits are as below.

  • Access to other services : As an IRCTC registered agent you can sell other services offered by IRCTC like holiday & tour packages, air tickets etc. and can earn additional income from there also.
  • Unlimited Tickets : As an authorized IRCTC agent you can book unlimited tickets with your agent login as compared to only 6 tickets per month in the personal IRCTC login ID.
  • Recognition : Registering with IRCTC as an agent gives you recognition in travel industry, as this can be the first step for any certificate for any travel agent. Many of the travel consolidators get your contact only thought IRCTC database that can offer you other travel services such as air tickets, holiday packages and so on.
  • Signage : Putting a display board in front of your office or shop can attract more customers to your business, so if you are a registered IRCTC agent you can display the signage board with IRCTC log in front of your office premises. This will increase the customer confidence in your business.
  • Legality : The very first point that you must register with IRCTC as an agent if you are selling the tickets because it is not legal to sell train tickets by using personal user ID. As if we get caught selling tickets using personal user ID then this may lead up to 3 years imprisonment and fine which may extend to ten thousand rupees.

To register as an IRCTC authorized agent you have to share the below documents with your Principal Service Provide.

  1. PAN Card : Be sure that this PAN Number is not registered with any personal ID on IRCTC.
  2. Aadhar Card : Both the mobile number and email ID must be updated in Aadhar number, as you will need an OTP for the verification. And also this Aadhar card should not be registered in any personal ID on IRCTC.
  3. Office Address Proof : You have to provide an office address proof where you want to book the tickets. If you are on the rented premises you can provide the rent agreement or any utility bill of the premises.
  4. Residence Address Proof : You have to provide one residential address proof where you are currently residing.
  5. Mobile Number : This mobile number should not be a blacklisted or registered in the personal ID with IRCTC.
  6. Email ID : Email Id must not be registered with IRCTC personal ID.
  7. Registration form : This prefilled form will be shared by the Principal Service Provider to you. You have to print, sign & send back the scanned copy. 
  8. Declaration form : You will get the declaration form on your email. You have to print, sign & send back the scanned copy.
  9. One Photograph : One passport type photo have to shared, the same can be clicked from your mobile.
  10.  IMEI Number / Device ID / Video verification : You have share the IMEI number of mobile phone in which you are using your registered mobile number to get the OTP for login. Second method for login is that you can also choose a single devise for login in that case IMEI number is not required. Another method for login is USB based dongle in which your digital signatures will be stored, so that you can login on any devise using that USB Dongle.
  • IRCTC agent registration charges are Rs 2999.

Yes, IRCTC agents can book both opening & tatkal tickets but there will be a blocking time of 15 minutes on both. It means that the agents can book the tickets only after the 15 minutes of the opening time of the booking window.

This is to be noted that IRCTC agents cannot book the tickets through their IRCTC agent login in the morning between 08:00 – 08:15, 10:00-10:15, and 11:00 -11:15

There is no additional or special seat quota for agents, IRCTC agents will be getting the same availability status as a personal user gets on his login ID.

So there is no difference or special privileges given to the agents.

You can fill the online IRCTC agent registration form to register as an authorized IRCTC agent.

Below is the link for the online form to get registered as an IRCTC authorized travel agent.

Click here to fill IRCTC Agent Registration form :- Register Now 

6 easy steops to become an IRCTC Agent are as below.

  1. Contact the Principal Service Provider.
  2. Fill online registration form for IRCTC agent registration.
  3. Share your documents with Principal service provider.
  4. Documents will be verified by the IRCTC
  5. After verfication you have to pay the registration fees.
  6. Done, you are now an IRCTC registered travel agent.

To become an IRCTC agent, it takes only 2 working days if you choose OTP based login, but if you choose DSC based login then it will take approx 10 working days to register as an IRCTC agent.

The validity of your IRCTC agency license is for 1 year from the date of activation. You have to renew your IRCTC agent login ID every year from your principal service provider after paying  an annual renewal charges.

OTP based IRCTC agent login ID can be used on any computer or mobile devise, just by entering the OTP received on your registered mobile number. For receiving the OTP on your registered mobile number you have to share the IMEI number of your mobile phone in which you are using your registered mobile number.

Yes, you can use Iphone for your OTP based IRCTC agency login ID

IRCTC has appointed Principal Service Providers who are authorized to create IRCTC agent login on IRCTC ticket booking website.

You have to contact the PSP, submit the required documents, pay the registration fees and PSP will provide you with an IRCTC agent login.

IRCTC never provides agent registration directly to the agents. Every agent have to contact one of the Principal Service Provider to get his or her travel agency registered with IRCTC.

The list of authorized principal agents of IRCTC is as below.

LIST of principal agents
Please check on page no 5, entry no 44

Below is the office address of IRCTC.

Registered Office / Corporate Office :

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd.,
B-148, 11th Floor, Statesman House,
Barakhamba Road, New Delhi 110001.

IRCTC agents can book tatkal tickets after 15 minutes of opening time of general / personal users.

An agent can book 1 PNR (maximum of 4 passengers) in 1 train per day. 

He can book tickets in as many trains as required.

Yes, certainly you can book tickets from your mobile phone by using OTP based IRCTC agent login.

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