NEW DELHI: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has entered into a partnership with PhonePe to facilitate convenient, fast and secure payments through PhonePe on the IRCTC Rail connect Android app. As a result of this partnership, customers can now pay directly from their bank accounts using UPI, credit & debit cards and also the PhonePe wallet for their travel bookings in a seamless way.
PhonePe is one of the most popular payment platforms available to users in India with a goal of making digital payments easy, safe and universally acceptable.
The PhonePe payment option has gone live from August 1. This partnership aims at boosting digital payments across India while enabling the IRCTC users to use UPI along with all the other payment methods available on the app for quick and hassle free payments. The partnership is a perfect mélange of great travel booking experience along with the benefits of digital payments while reaching out to a wider audience.