How To Buy Train Tickets Online 2023
Are you know Bangladesh Railway changed their Buy Train Tickets Online Policy. Yes, this policy affected from 26 march 2022. Here you get all latest information about How To Buy Train Tickets Online?
Train tickets will go on sale online from 8am on 26 march 2022 after a five-day shutdown due to a change of operator.
For 15 years in a row, Computer Network System (CNS) has sold train tickets.
Newly hired operator Sahaj Limited Bangladesh is selling tickets. They have introduced new online methods. The ‘Rail Service’ app before ticket sales was created by CNS. No more tickets available from there. Easy creating new apps.
➤ How To Buy Train Tickets Online?
To buy train tickets online, register an account with name, email and mobile number on the website eticket.rancil.gov.bd. Then update the profile information.
Search for specific date trains according to your station and destination. Finally, select the seat and confirm the ticket booking by paying online.
See the details of the process of booking advance train tickets from the website-
➤ Register an account | Buy Train Tickets Online
- Visit this website from your mobile phone or computer from Google Chrome browser- Bangladesh Railway E-Ticketing Service
- First you need to register or sign up with your mobile number and email on the Bangladesh Railway website.
- Click on the Register button from the top right to register.
- A form will appear. Here you enter your name, email, phone number, and a 6-digit password in English. Finally, click the Sign Up button.
➤ Verify mobile | Buy Train Tickets Online
- Then a verification code will be sent to your mobile and you will be asked to verify with the code.
- Enter the code on your mobile phone correctly and click on Verify button.
- Your account will be initialized.
- At the end of the verification, come back to this website again and click on the Login menu from the top right.
- Login with the email and password you provided at the time of registration.
➤ Update profile | Buy Train Tickets Online
- After logging in, first update your profile.
- Here the profile needs to be updated by the traveler’s name and national identity card. Because tickets are not issued without national identity card and travel without proof of national identity card is not allowed.
- Click on Dashboard to update profile.
- In the Passenger Name field, enter your name according to the national identity card. Date of Birth Choose your date of birth.
- Post Code – Post office code in your area
- Select Gender- Male / Female.
- Select the National ID or Birth Registration Number that you want to give from the Dropdown option under Identification Number.
- Enter your National ID Number or Birth Registration Number.
- Finally, click on the Update Your Profile button to save.
➤ Search the train
After updating the profile, go back to the home page of the website. Search the train according to which station you will depart from and which station you will land at.
- FROM – Choose the station from which you will board the train and the station where you will disembark at TO.
- Pick a date for your trip.
- CHOOSE A CLASS – Fill in the options like above and click on the yellow Find button. Then all the trains of your chosen date will be shown.
- From here, select the train of your choice according to the departure time.
➤ Ticket price paid
- The class fare of the ticket will show the amount of VAT, bank charges and the total cost.
- If all goes ok, complete your payment through your convenient payment options, Debit / Credit Card, bKash, Rocket or other mobile banking by clicking on Pay Now button.
- The online ticket will be sent to your mail shortly.
- Moreover, you can download the ticket from Rail Sheba mobile app.
- Print the downloaded ticket on A4 size paper. And keep it with you for travel.
➤ When buying train tickets online?
Train is considered to be the safest and most affordable mode of transportation in Bangladesh. So everyone feels comfortable using the train on any long distance journey.
But it is very difficult to get a train ticket. Even if you stand in a long line, you may not get a ticket in the end. So, you can easily book train tickets from your mobile while sitting at home.
The time to buy train tickets online is 24 hours a day. You can purchase advance train tickets from today till next 7 days.
➤ What is the medium used to buy train tickets online?
- Currently the only way to buy tickets online is through the website eticket.railway.gov.bd. You can buy tickets from the website according to the previous rules.
➤ How long before the train ticket can be cut?
- Train tickets can be bought online from 5 days in advance.
➤ How do I buy a train ticket online?
- To buy tickets online, you need to register an account on the e-ticket website.
- Then after updating the profile information, you can search the train to the destination of your choice and complete the payment and buy the ticket.