In the last two decades Indian Railways has become technologically advanced and it has changed the way we reserve our ticket. Not only the way we book our rail tickets but also the way we search for seat availability. Seat availability enquiry has become very simple with the use of Internet.
And the fact that every day more and more people are searching for tickets and seat availability online, confirms the positive impact modern technology has made on Indian railway. Online railway reservation is the reality of today. The Internet is the buzz word and quite a good number of people are using it. Now rail reservation can easily be done on the internet itself. Indian Railway Online Booking has for sure changed the system of reservation in India. And the best part, one can get reservation done, sitting at home in front of a computer, which has Internet.
Now using Internet you can check the number of seats available on a particular train. With this information it has become very convenient to plan your train journeys. You can check when there are seat available in a train and schedule your travel accordingly.
There are many travel website that offer the convenience of searching for seat availability and booking ticket online. The most popular and frequently used is the IRCTC website, which is also known as Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC). IRCTC is a subsidiary of Indian Railways. IRCTC handles the online rail ticket booking for Indian Railways.