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 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|
|AC Chair Car||125.00||225.00||250|
|AC 3 Tier||300.00||400.00||500|
|AC 2 Tier||400.00||500.00||500|
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.