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- IRCTC’s online bus booking facility will be available at https://www.bus.irctc.co.in/home
- Customers will also be able to see their pick-up and drop points and timings on IRCTC
Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) of the Railways has now started the service of bus after train and flight. You can take advantage of more than 50 thousand government and private bus services in 22 states through it. You can book buses online. For this, you have to go to the website of IRCTC. Along with this, you will also get a discount.
The service has started from 29 January
IRCTC said that the bus service has been started from 29 January. Under the leadership of the Ministry of Railways, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, IRCTC is slowly growing strongly as the country’s first government “One Stop Shop Travel Portal”. The company says that now passengers on the same platform have facilities for three major journeys. This includes trains, flights and buses.
Mobile app will be available from first week of March
IRCTC has said that the bus facility will start on the mobile-app in the first week of March. After this, bus tickets can be booked through mobile. It has also covered three union territories in addition to 22 states. This includes roadways i.e. state government buses and private bus operators.
Preparing to compete with private app
Let us know that all the apps or aggregators that provide such on-line service so far, they provide all kinds of service. It has all the facilities like bus, train, hotel, flight. IRCTC has a similar plan. Now he has included all three major travel tools in his app and online. Customers will get a lot of services in this new facility of online bus booking.
Can also see the way, convenience and rating of buses
In this, you can choose the bus based on the different types of buses, facilities, reviews, ratings and photos of the bus. Along with this, customers will also be able to see their pick-up and drop points and timing. Bank and e-wallet discounts will also be included in this. That is, if you want, you can use the bank that has an offer or discount at that time for booking buses.
Plan to reach villages
IRCTC has said that we are already providing travel facilities through trains and flights. But now we are making our reach in the far flung areas of the country through buses. With this, people will get service on one click. The online bus booking service of IRCTC can be availed by visiting the website https://www.bus.irctc.co.in/home.