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How To Book Train Ticket Online in Nigeria

How To Book Train Ticket Online in Nigeria, Abuja to Kaduna online ticket booking. The Nigerian Railway Corporation has explained how people can buy a train ticket to any location (especially the Abuja-Kaduna rail line) via the internet.

From now on, there won’t be a need to wait at the train station to buy a ticket since one can buy tickets through the NRC website online.

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The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi said that the Nigerian Railway Cooperation has launched a website where people can book for a train ticket to any location.

In the past, Travellers from Abuja – Kaduna have complained about the stress they normally encounter whenever they go to the station to buy a ticket and they have also advised Government to make things easier for them using the internet service.

But this time, Government has created an easy way to buy a train ticket online without you
leaving the comfort zone.

Information on booking train ticket online in Nigeria:

  • Database of all passengers boarding the train will be captured in case of emergencies and for other purposes.
  • An e-ticket is stored in the train’s reservation system.
  • Using one account, Only two(2) tickets are allowed per train for now.
  • All passengers are expected to check in with a government-issued photo ID in order to receive their boarding pass.
  • No refund policy after payment online.

How to book or buy a train ticket online in Nigeria

With the steps below you will know to buy or book your train ticket online to any location available in Nigeria, mostly the kaduna – abuja.

Any interested person that wants to buy a train ticket can visit www.nrc.tps.ng and people using android devices can download the NRC e-ticketing via the Google Playstore.

When the webpage NRC website loads, you will see where to pick the location of where you are going(Destination) and where you are coming from (Starting place).

After you are done filling in the other details as provided on the portal, you can now click on the “Find my train” button, and available trains and their timings will be displayed for you.

From there, you will see another fresh page showing the account area where your name, password, and other details will be needed to register completely.

After clicking on the “Sign up” button, the website loads and you will be prompted to also enter your email address, password, mobile phone, and date of birth. In the area where you will be asked to enter your voter’s card number or NIN, you can leave it blank because it is not compulsory.

After filling in all the required details on the website, you will be provided with the option of choosing the particular train, eat number, and time that you want. The final step is to pay via the ATM card.


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