Paytm simplifies train travel as IRCTC authorised partner — brings exciting features like guaranteed seat assistance, live platform number updates and more
One97 Communications Limited (OCL) that owns the brand Paytm, India’s leading payments and financial services company and the pioneer of QR and mobile payments, has empowered its users with a seamless and superfast train ticket booking experience as the authorised partner of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).
With Paytm, users can book Tatkal tickets, check live train running status and track the platform number. For hassle-free travel, the app also has a PNR confirmation prediction feature through which users get an approximate of whether their tickets will get confirmed. It also offers guaranteed seat assistance that provides the best alternative routes in times of unavailability. Through the Paytm app, users can search for nearby stations and check the PNR of all train tickets booked from Paytm app or elsewhere. It also enables users to check the train delay history so that the users can save time.
The company drives flexibility of payments and a secure ticket booking experience with Paytm UPI, Paytm Wallet, netbanking, debit cards and credit cards. Additionally, Paytm has zero payment charges on UPI payments and allows users the option of paying later with Paytm Postpaid.
For easy access, Paytm offers a multilingual app support of more than 10 languages to the users with a 24×7 support in case users need any help regarding train tickets booking. For convenient travel, the app allows users to book tickets under different quotas for senior citizens and ladies.
Paytm Spokesperson said, “We provide the most convenient train ticket booking experience to the users with our wide range of features for a trouble-free train journey from start to finish. Our aim is to empower users to make informed decisions on every aspect of their train travel. Paytm app provides a quick and easy ticket experience with enhanced inventories and additions, instant refunds, Fast Forward booking option, and travel insurance.