Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, also famously known as IRCTC offers facilities to people across India for catering, tourism and online ticket booking. You can book railway tickets, hotel stays, flights and food with a click on the official website.

While browsing the website, you might have noticed a lot of banner advertisements. Did you ever realize that all those online banner advertisements we witness on IRCTC website are worth more than 28 crores?

IRCTC has revealed its yearly income from Google Banner Ads in an RTI filed by The Most Popular.

Let’s dive into the truths.


You read it right! It is in actual figures 28,35,59,63.98 PER YEAR.  28 crores, 35 lakhs, 59 thousand and 633 Indian Rupees only.

The above screenshot of the RTI clearly shows the earnings. IRCT has been showing various Banner Ads on the websites. If you haven’t noticed them yet, below screenshot will help you.

IRCTC Official Website

Still not figured out? Look below.

As you can see, the advertisements have been extensively added. All these ads help the corporation earn a lot of profit.

IRCTC Official Website

Google AdSense is a program run by Google that allows publishers in the Google Network of content sites to serve automatic text, image, video, or interactive media advertisements, that are targeted to site content and audience.

These advertisements are administered, sorted, and maintained by Google. They can generate revenue on either a per-click or per-impression basis.


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