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IRCTC Tatkal Ticket Booking


ICICI Bank is one of the preferred agents for IRCTC train bookings and offers Tatkal booking services through its seamless, convenient and user friendly portal. Through this you can know about tatkal booking timings, train schedule, seat availability and prices.


Tatkal bookings are meant for last minute or just in time plans. Off late it has become one of the most preferred mode of booking train tickets.


Tatkal booking window has now been reduced to 24 hours from 48 hours excluding the day of journey. Tatkal bookings solely depends upon the seat availability at IRCTC and the window for tatkal bookings opens every day at 10:30AM-AC and 11:30AM-Non AC.




Frequently Asked Questions

How to book tatkal tickets?

Tatkal tickets can be booked for selected trains one day in advance of date of journey. It can be booked on the opening day from 10:30AM by selecting Tatkal Quota while making reservations through ICICI-IRCTC page.


What is Tatkal booking?

Tatkal bookings are meant for immediate or last minute travel plans.


Which seat categories are eligible for tatkal booking?

Tatkal bookings are allowed in all classes except First AC and Executive class.


Can I get refund after cancelling the tatkal tickets?

No refund is provided on cancellation of confirmed Tatkal tickets. Whereas in case of cancelled waitlisted tatkal tickets, charges will be deducted as per existing railway rules.


Is there any concessions available in Tatkal scheme?

No concessions allowed.