Railway apps to sort your life out

Enlisted below are railway apps for a hassle-free booking and travel.

Moving past the countryside, crossing rivers and greenery and witnessing the giant sky, nothing compares to the train journeys. Recalling those fond memories influences one to go back in time but people seldom take the journey owing to alternate travel options and a busy lifestyle. But now, with the presence of certain railway booking apps, you can very well book your tickets and get teleported to the good old days.

Enlisted below are Railway Apps for a hassle-free booking and travel.


A holistic train booking app that caters to all the possible needs of a traveller. You can book your meal, opt for on board cleaning, inquire about the journey and ultimately book the tickets via Rail SAARTHI. It even asks for a feedback after the completion of the journey. The app aims to provide better services by enriching the customer experience seamlessly.

2. Paytym Trains

The digital wallet allows for train bookings as well with handsome cashbacks on the same. The train listing shows options starting from the least duration of the journey. Furthermore, Paytym is known to offer the best fares for train tickets in addition to providing 24/7 customer support.

3. Confirmtkt

Yet another prominent player in the arena of Train Travel, Confirmtkt which is a train ticket discovery and booking app that assures the traveller get a confirmed ticket. The app helps to check Indian Railyway PNR status prediction, discover confirmed hidden seats from next/ previous station, alternate, Live train running status & seat availability, train schedule and coach position etc. Recently the app rolled out its multilingual version in 7 different languages targeting tier 2 and tier 3 travellers in India.

4. Ixigo

Leave all your railway reservation worries aside with the Ixigo app that takes care of your train itinerary. Nonetheless, the train booking app does not charge any convenience fee for bookings! It searches the perfect train for you followed by train ticket tracking and swears by the mantra, ‘Search.Track.Go’ The app also has a ‘Travel Stories’ section where travel blogs posted by people can be read.

5. Trainman

Trainman’s USP lies in the fact that it shows you the probability of ticket confirmation based on last few years data. It offers its users with a complete train schedule, inclusive of the seat number, stations on the way, travel routes and lots more. One could even share the itinerary, wherein the tickets and the associated information can be shared with family & friends.

6. Cleartrip

The app is recalled for its last-minute bookings feature for trains, flights and hotels. Cleartrip has got a friendly and tidy user interface, despite being integrated with the IRCTC website. The requisite app encompasses of booking related information that could be located under the ‘Manage Trips’ option. Users are reported to have derived utter satisfaction pertaining to train bookings done via Cleartrip.

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