Tuesday, 29 January 2019 12:12

Tatkal Timings, Tatkal Charges, Ticket Refund/Cancellation Rules

Tatkal Timings

According to Indian railway, only 2 tatkal tickets are allowed per ip address between 10:00-12:00 hrs. For AC classes tatkal booking open at 10:00 am and for non AC classes tatkal booking open at 11:00 am, one day in advance of actual date of journey.


Tatkal Charges

Tatkal ticket charges vary according to the fare, the minimum, and maximum variations are given below.

Class of Travel Minimum Tatkal Charges (in Rs.)

Maximum Tatkal Charges(in Rs.)

Minimum Distance for charge (in Km)
Second sitting (2S) 10.00 15.00 100
Sleeper 100.00 200.00 500
AC Chair Car 125.00 225.00 250
AC 3 Tier 300.00 400.00 500
AC 2 Tier 400.00 500.00 500
Executive 400.00 500.00 250



Ticket Refund/Cancellation Rules

No refund is provided by IRCTC in case of cancellation of confirm tatkal tickets. In some special circumstances like train delay, train route diversion etc passenger can file TDR to get the refund.

Last modified on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 14:22