Confirmtkt app assures confirmed ticket to anywhere in India

Confirmtkt uses advanced graph-based algorithms and utilises multiple quotas available for trains to give its users a better chance of getting a ticket even for last-minute bookings.

For the hundreds of thousands of travellers that are the end-consumers of the US$ 4 billion passenger railway travel industry in India, getting a waitlisted train ticket is the beginning of crippling uncertainty and guesswork. Confirmtkt, the Bangalore-based online train ticket discovery and booking engine is changing that to ensure that any customer who logs on to the platform even at the last minute leaves with a ‘confirmed ticket’. The company accomplishes this through an advanced data and machine learning system that can predict confirmations for waitlisted ticket with 94 per cent accuracy, and suggests alternate travel routes or trains, in case tickets on direct trains are not available.

Confirmtkt uses advanced graph-based algorithms and utilises multiple quotas available for trains to give its users a better chance of getting a ticket even for last-minute bookings. In addition to using its predictive systems and alternate route-finding capacity, the online platform also facilitates real-time train tracking, even in the offline mode (without internet) using the information gathered from mobile towers on the train route and customer generated information. The platform also distinguishes itself by allowing users to book tickets directly as opposed to pushing them to do so on the IRCTC website. These features have made the platform a runaway success

Sripad Vaidya, co founder, Confirmtkt, said, “Confirmtkt was founded by regular railway travellers who were acutely aware of the pain points that exist in booking travel by train today, and the company has evolved smart ways to make it easier and better for customers. This is why we have been so successful in gaining such a large traction. Regular train travellers will recognise the waitlist uncertainty as one of the most annoying outcomes of booking a train ticket, as it leaves you completely at the mercy of chance. We have solved that problem using technology which makes sure that we get the customer to where they want to go, easily and conveniently.”

Confirmtkt already serves about three million travellers monthly, receives around 2000 bookings daily and expects to make it five times and reach 10000 bookings daily by the end of this year. The platform intends to become a one-stop multimodal travel search engine and bookings provider which can suggest the best travel options across different modes of transport, and enables single-point payment for the entire journey. The company’s idea is to inculcate a sense of confidence in their user that they can get a confirmed ticket to travel always even during the last minute.

About author

TnH Global
TnH Global 4002 posts

Our platform is the most comprehensive, current and accurate content destination for tourism that also offers the opportunity to connect and network with quality buyers and sellers.

Name: TnH Global              Email: admin@tnhglobal.com

You might also like

Gurgaon could become first in country to get Caterpillar Train

C-Train, envisages a citywide network of lightweight, elevated train coaches running at about 100 kmph on a track supported by poles bent into arches! Haryana has taken the lead to

Slider

AVANI signs second hotel in Malaysia

AVANI Hotels and Resorts continues to expand the brand presence in Asia with an agreement with KTI Property Sdn. Bhd. to manage an AVANI hotel in Kota Kinabalu, the capital

Technology

Sabre introduces SafePoint, a smarter, faster and more accurate way to help protect travelers

SafePoint provides peace of mind for corporations by bringing risk management to the traveler. It provides visibility into the travelers’ entire trip, best in class global intelligence provided by iJET

Latest

VFS Global Brings Thailand Visa Closer to Your Doorstep

Travellers can now apply for Thailand visas at VFS Global Thailand Visa Application Centres in 13 cities across India VFS Global recently received authorisation from the Royal Thai Embassy in

The Hospitality Industry disappointed over the GST rates for hotels & restaurants

The GST Council recently pegged 18% GST rate for hotels charging room rentals between `2500 and `5000 and 28% for those charging above `5000. The Good & Service Tax Council

Latest

6th International Tourism Mart to begin in Guwahati

6th International Tourism Mart” (ITM) will begin in Guwahati, Assam. The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in association with the North Eastern States is organizing this Mart from 5-7

Slider

Emirates launches exclusive Food and Wine channels for inflight entertainment system

 Emirates has launched its own Food and Wine Channels to give customers a behind-the-scenes look at how it creates its onboard menus and works with its global partners. The channels

Slider

IndiGo’s shows interest to buy Air India Boosts Government Sale Plan

IndiGo, India’s biggest airline has expressed interest to buy a stake in national carrier Air India Ltd., giving a boost to the government’s plan to sell the unprofitable company saddled

Slider

Two express trains get superfast status

The Sambalpur-Nanded-Sambalpur and Visakhapatnam-Nanded-Visakhapatnam are among the express trains that have been upgraded to superfast trains by the ministry of railways. Railway authorities said the average speed of Express trains

Latest

MMPRC to participate in OTM 2017

Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation (MMPRC) is taking part at the travel show – Oneworld Travel Mart (OTM) which is being held in Mumbai at Bombay Convention & Exhibition

Trending

SpiceJet gets India’s ‘Best Domestic Airline’ award at Wings India 2018

SpiceJet has been awarded India’s Best Domestic Airline award at the Wings India Awards for Excellence in the Aviation Sector organised by the ministry of civil aviation, government of India

Latest

Tourism Turkey conducts FAM trip for leading Indian corporate houses

The Turkish Tourism Board in cooperation with Turkish Airlines and Accor Hotels recently hosted yet another successful MICE FAM for representatives of leading corporate houses from India. In the first

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!