IRCTC Latest News Today: The train passengers who have booked their tickets online can change their boarding stations just 24 hours before departure. This new facility has been implemented by the IRCTC for the convenience of the train passengers. Notably, the passengers can change the boarding station as per the rules of IRCTC. However, this particular facility is not available for passengers who have booked tickets through travel agents.Also Read - South Central Railway Cancels 55 Trains Over Low Occupancy. Details Inside

The train passengers must note that once the boarding station is changed on the IRCTC website, the passenger cannot catch the train from the original boarding station. The IRCTC latest guidelines suggest that the change in the boarding station can be done only once. Also Read - Train Got Cancelled For Some Reason? Here's How Passengers Can Get Instant Refund For Online Tickets

Another crucial thing the passengers must note that if they board a train from the station other than the boarding station without changing the ticket, then they will have to pay the penalty as well as the difference in fare between the boarding point and the revised boarding point. Also Read - Talking Loudly Over Phone or Playing Music on Trains? Passengers Soon to Face Action From Railways

Here’s to change the boarding station:

  1. First go to the IRCTC website
  2. Enter the login credentials
  3. Select your train by clicking on the ‘Booking Ticket History’ option. Now go to ‘change boarding point’.
  4. Select the new boarding station for the train from where you want to catch the train. Click on confirm.
  5. Now, when you click on ‘OK’, you will receive a message about the change in the boarding station.