A great news for those who are frequently booking Train tickets or travelling. Earlier, for booking tickets, we had to go to one and only IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering & Transport Corporation) website or to know about status of our tickets or anything else. Now Amazon have collabed with IRCTC that will give people the bebefit of booking tickets on Amazon.
- Customers can check their seat availability and reserved quota via the Amazon app.
- This new featured will be avavilable on Android and iOS.
Vikas Bansal, Director of Amzon Pay said the following lines during the launch of this new,\
“We are excited to partner with IRCTC and move another step forward in making life easy and convenient for our customers. Last year, we launched flights and bus ticket booking on Amazon. Customers love the convenience we offer of shopping and paying – all in one single app.”
12% Cashback On Booking Train Tickets via Amazon Pay
Other than the teaming up, Amazon will provide exciting offers to the users. 10% discount will be given to the user on booking a train ticket for the first time. Additional discount for Prime users. Prime members will get an extra 2% discount on booking train tickets. It will add upto 12% for prime members.
Validity of Offer
The above offer will be available for a short time period.
Later on customers can avail the services of booking flights, buses and train tickets via Amazon and then use Amazon Pay as a mode of payment.
Checking PNR Status Will Be Hassle-Free Now !!
The above discount and offer will be available only if the person books ticket vai Amazon. If the tickets are booked elsewhere then the status of ticket won’t be available on Amazon. Moreover, the user must be using Amazon Pay. Brilliant way to promote people to use Amazon Pay.
If the user is paying through Amazon Pay Balance, he/she can get instant refund in case of cancellation or failure in booking of tickets. Rest other refund schemes are based on their terms and conditions.
Who Can You Use This?
Android and iPhone users can avail this new feature. it will be available under the Amazon Pay section.
All these feature can be explored in the new scheme added in the Amazon Pay app.
- List of available trains,
- Seat availability.
- Waiting list
Hope you liked the updated news regarding cashback on Railway Tickets by Amazon India. Enjoy booking as I have told you the way.