Bangladesh Railway e Ticket

The word ‘e ticket’ or e-ticket means electronic ticket or online ticket. An e-ticket is a digital ticket, which is transferred digitally, but in importance it is equivalent to a paper ticket. At present Bangladesh Railway e Ticket is a very popular service in the country. If you want to travel by train, you no longer have to go to the station and stand in long queues to get a train ticket. Instead, you can easily purchase your train ticket online from the comfort of your own home.

How to buy Bangladesh Railway ticket online? The process is very simple. The Railway department has launched a special service called ‘esheba’ so that train passengers can purchase their train tickets online without any hassle. In this post, we will introduce you to Bangladesh railway esheba online ticket booking.

Bangladesh Railway e Ticket
Railway e Ticket, hassle-free ticket booking.

Then stay with us for two minutes — yes, until we finish. Here we are going to show you the step by step process of Bangladesh Railway e Ticket Booking. After reading this post, you will know how to buy online train ticket, as well as you will get your desired e-ticket at your hand.

So, let’s see!

Bangladesh Railway e Ticket: Two limitations

One of the limitations of buying train tickets using Railway e Ticket service is that you cannot buy more than 4 tickets in one day. This restriction has been imposed so that the middlemen cannot take illegal advantage using ‘esheba’ service.

The second limitation is that, according to the normal management of the Authority, there are a total of 11 categories of seat in each train, but there are 5 most used category of seats available for you through the e ticket service of Railway.

Bangladesh Railway e Ticket: Mobile Phone & email required

If you’re going to buy Bangladesh railway online train ticket for the first time, then you’ve to get registered on esheba website of the train department first. Then login to that esheba website with your ID and password. Here we are explaining the whole process of Railway e Ticket booking in Bangladesh from the beginning to end keeping in mind new users. However, if you are already registered, you can skip the registration process described here and go to the ticket purchase stage.

Now let’s see what things you’ve to have to buy a train ticket online.


To register for railway online ticket, you’ll need the following two things:

  • An active mobile phone number,
  • An email address.

Ticket Purchase: 

To complete purchasing e tickets, you need the following 3 things:

  • A transaction card like Credit, Debit, Visa, Master, DBBL, Nexus, or any mobile banking account such as Rocket, bKash or Nagad.
  • A photocopy of the mail sent to you by the Railway.
  • A photocopy of your national identity card.

Bangladesh Railway e Ticket: Registration Steps

Step-1Go to
Step-2Click on the Register menu at the top right. The user registration form will open.
Step-3Enter your name, email, mobile number and a password of your choice, then click the sign up button.
Step-4A code (6 digits) has been sent to your mobile. Verify your account with that code.
Step-5Now open a page named Update User Profile, containing the information you provided earlier in a form and 5 empty fields. Enter your date of birth, address, postcode, gender and serial number of national identity card or birth certificate in the blank fields. Then click on the Update Your Profile button. Your registration is completed and you’re now ready to get online railway ticket.
Bangladesh Railway e Ticket
A screenshot of Bangladesh Railway e Ticket booking website.

Bangladesh Railway e Ticket : Buying Steps

Step-1Go to and login with your ID (email or phone) and password.
Step-2You’ll see a 6-cells form. Select from the dropdown list that when and from where to where you would like to go, how many tickets of which classes you need and whether you’ve any child with you. Then click on the Find button. It will show the available trains of your desired date along with ticket prices. Now, click on the Purchase Ticket button.
Step-3Pay your e Ticket price to Bangladesh Railway to the account shown, with your transaction card (credit / bKash).
Step-4A digital copy of your online train ticket will be sent to your email as soon as the ticket price is paid.
Step-5From your email inbox, print out the e Ticket you just got. Submit this along with photocopy of your identity card, at the concerned station, 15 minutes before your departure. Then, station master will give you the original paper copy of your train ticket.
Bangladesh Railway e Ticket 3
A screenshot of e Ticket search result on esheba website.

Train Ticket Refund Policy

If for any reason you want to cancel a train ticket purchased online or offline, there is a chance and you’ll get full refund as per the refund policy of Bangladesh Railway. In that case, 48 hours before the scheduled time of your departure, you’ve to go to the concerned railway station with your purchased original train ticket or a printed copy of your online ticket, along with your national identity card or its attested photocopy.

If You've Queries

This is all the necessary information on how to buy train tickets online using Bangladesh Railway e Ticket service ‘esheba’. Click on this link to get the latest information about train schedule and ticket price from one district to another in Bangladesh. If you’ve further queries of buying online train Ticket, feel free to contact us. Leave your valuable comment in the box below. Share this post with your friends so that they can learn how to buy online train ticket in Bangladesh. Thank you so much for spending some time with us.

Porzoton is a Bangladesh-based travel website that provides you with information about places to visit in Asia and the rest of the world, and likes to encourage and assist you in travel. We try to give you a moderate idea of where and ​​how to go, where to stay and what to eat, and to show you images and videos of the places you would travel to so that you can make a good plan for your next trip. However, in addition to this practical information, we’ve tried to shed light on the importance and context of the historical and archaeological architectures of Bangladesh and beyond.

Was this article helpful?
Scroll to Top