As IRCTC has joined hands with PayTm to pay for online e-tickets users can get the benefit by getting discounts and cashback on Paytm Wallet. Currently, you cannot use the Paytm wallet for tatkal bookings and between the time
8 am to 12 pm noon.
As you all know that Paytm gives many offers when you add money to your wallet this can benefit you with less price for your e-ticket. For example when you add money to your wallet and it you have offer of 5% cashback on the amount you add in your wallet then you will have 5% more money than you paid in your paytm account.
How to Book Tickets Through Paytm on IRCTC
The procedure is simple. When you book your ticket, after you fill in your destination details. Choose your trains and fill in the passenger details. When you come on the payment page choose the option Paytm Wallet to pay and then make payment. You can even get 100% cashback if paytm is running the offer. The below given image will show where you need to choose the option for payment through paytm.
Click on the image to see it on fullscreen for learning how to book tickets through Paytm on IRCTC.
How to become Eligible for 100% Cashback
- Go to paytm.com, do any amount recharge.
- While recharging in Coupons Choose 100% cash back IRCTC coupon which is for free.
- Complete your recharge.
- Now book your ticket on irctc through paytm wallet.
Note: Although paytm says 100% CashBack but the cash back is only Rs. 50 and the ticket booking amount should be greater than Rs. 50. So they are just making customers to use their payment method. You will not actually get that amount what you think when you see the offer. Click on the details of the offer in coupons while recharging to see the reality.
So, if your booking tickets normally not for Tatkal. Then you can book tickets through payment by Paytm wallet. Also you cannot add money in your Paytm account while doing transaction, you already have to add money before booking the e-ticket.
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