BookMyTrain.com

  • Delhi, India
  • Travel & TourismTicketing, Logistics, Consumer Internet, Marketplace

BookMyTrain - Railway Ticketing Made Easy! Book online and pay at doorstep.

Founded:
2015
Stage:
Early Revenues
Market:
B2B

Startup Video

Featured

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BookMyTrain’s ‘pay on delivery’ service on IRCTC is helping cut booking failure rate | Yourstory

Jun 10, 2017

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IRCTC Launches ‘Pay on Delivery’; Book Your Tickets Online & Get Them Delivered Home! | trak.in

So, next time you visit IRCTC to book the tickets, you will see ‘Pay on Delivery’ as an extra option. Just choose that option while booking and tickets will be sent to your home address. This option would allow the user to pay at the time of delivery

May 10, 2017

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IRCTC starts pay-on Delivery system | Zee Business

May 09, 2017

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IRCTC’s ‘Pay on Delivery’ service launched! Now book train e-tickets and make payment when delivered | Financial Express

May 09, 2017

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IRCTC introduces payment on delivery for train tickets booked online | LiveMint

May 09, 2017

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IRCTC's BookMyTrain App Gives You Cash-on-Delivery Option for Rail Tickets | Gadgets 360

Booking train tickets used to be a major chore, but the IRCTC website has steadily improved the experience. In February, IRCTC also launched a cash-on-delivery pilot program.

Jul 24, 2015

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Cash-on-delivery rail tickets on IRCTC radar | LiveMint

The service is expected to help IRCTC cut high transaction failure rate on its website, reduce dependence on agents

Aug 20, 2014


Founded

BookMyTrain to offer "Pay On Delivery" as a payment option for railway tickets

Feb

2015

Transactions

BMT achieved 1 lakh transactions on its platform (all organic)

Nov

2016

New Product Release

Pay On Delivery Launched as a payment option on IRCTC's website (beta mode)

Apr

2017

Media Coverage

Extensive press and media coverage of Pay-on-delivery option on IRCTC's website

May

Media Coverage

Yourstory coverage- https://yourstory.com/2017/06/startup-bookmytrain/

Jun

Jobs


Team Summary

Anurag Bajpai is Founder & Business Head. He has worked with First Flight Couriers Limited for more than 18 years across various profiles and as a State Head for Haryana & Rajasthan. Anurag was the one who had introduced “Cash On Delivery” in the courier domain which is undoubtedly critical for success of Indian e-commerce industry. Anurag was instrumental in setting up fulfillment for India’s first online market place Shopclues.com.

Nitish Jalan is head of Product and Operations. He is an IIT Kanpur graduate with integrated master’s degree in Mathematics and Computing. He is a product and analytics expert and has 4+ years of experience in Analytics and Project Management. He has worked with Snapdeal and Genpact prior to starting his venture easyrail.in.

Sanjay Kumar leads our technology. He is an IIT Kanpur graduate with B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering. He has 5+ years of experience in Machine Learning and has worked in various research roles prior to starting easyrail.in

Team

Founding Team

Current - Founder@BookyMyTrain Past - Consultancy @ Shopclues, State Head Operations Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab @First Flight

WORK

BookMyTrain.Com (2012 - present)
Founder

Wydr.In (2015 - 2016)
Co Founder

First Flight Couriers Limited (2007 - 2011)
General Manager

EDUCATION

Delhi University
Bachelor’s Degree • 1990 - 1993

Team Members

Nitish Jalan

Nitish Jalan


Head of Product and Technology
Sanjay Agrawal

Sanjay Agrawal


Technology Head

Product/Service Summary

BookMyTrain offers IRCTC customers an option to book their travel on Cash of Delivery – an innovative way to reach out to masses, in turn making the payment more convenient. This is achieved by billing the travel fare to the customer at the time of delivery at their door steps. The thought was conceived around customer convenience and transaction failures.

We are now a payment provider on IRCTC, providing pay-on-delivery as a payment option.

Being a payment and fulfillment provider on Railways platform, we intend to offer our services to others in the e-commerce domain through a marketplace model for collections and fulfillment.

Marketplace model for collections and fulfillment - another way to attract masses by offering them full / part time employment opportunities and making collections & fulfillment for the businesses far more easier / economical and extend reach to farthest corner of the country.

Product/Service Descriptions