Indian RailwaysIndian railways seat availability is to check the railway seat availability, the chart railway seat availability between two stations and to check the railways seat availability in tatkal. In recent days, you may find many websites to check for Indian railways seat availability. Moreover the train calendar of IRCTC indicates about the information on Indian railways seat availability for different dates and for different trains. Using this you select a best date for traveling.

How to check the Indian Railways seat availability

To check the Indian railways seat availability it is not essential to be a registered user of IRCTC. But if you become registered user of IRCTC you can make use of the IRCTC site to make payments, if you find that the Indian railways seat availability is confirmed for the ticket in the particular train. So it is good to become as an IRCTC registered user by following the signup procedure. You can click the sign up button that appears below the log in form. The IRCTC login can be used by making use of the user name and the password sent to your mail. After the IRCTC login, find train between stations to check for Indian railways seat availability in a train.

Enter your station from which you are going to board the train and enter the station on which you are going to leave the train.

Select the date on which you are going to travel. The system will search the database and lists you all the trains between the stations that you entered on that particular date.

Now you can select your train and check for the Indian railways seat availability. Indian railways seat availability is almost same as checking for Indian railways ticket availability.

Difference between ticket availability and seat availability

In Indian railways ticket availability, you are checking for the ticket to aboard inside the train. But while checking Indian railways seat availability, you are checking for a seat to sit comfortably and travel. This means that you are checking for RAC tickets or confirmed tickets. The IRCTC berth availability is to check for confirmed tickets. Only in confirmed tickets the berth facility is available.