Based on popular demand, Southern Railway will be extending booking of unreserved tickets (except Season Tickets & Platform Tickets) through UTS on Mobile App with effect from 11-02-2021 in suburban area of Chennai covered by EMU services (viz.. for all stations in Chennai Beach to Tirumalpur section, Chennai Central to Tiruttani section, Royapuram to Sulurpeta Section & Chennai Beach to Velachery Section).
UTS on Mobile App can be downloaded from Google Play Store and Apple Store. Tickets can be booked using UTS on Mobile App from anywhere within the periphery of 5kms from the station premises. In view of the ongoing pandemic of COVID issue of tickets will be restricted during peak hours (i.e from 06.30 hrs to 09.30 hrs & 16.00 hrs to 19.00 hrs. Passengers are encouraged to avail the services of UTS on Mobile app for unreserved tickets in order to avoid large queues at Stations. UTS on Mobile App provides multiple e-payment options for topping of Rail Wallet including payment of cash at counters and e-payment options through IRCTC website i.e. www.irctc.co.in. Railway offers a 5% bonus for all R-Wallet transactions i.e. if R-wallet recharge is done for Rs.100/-, tickets can be booked up to Rs. 105/-.