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Friday, April 20, 2012

Tips to book Tatkal tickets in IRCTC Online

 1. Login to IRCTC website at 8:00 AM on the previous day of travel sharply.

2. In IRCTC, Quickbook will not work to book Tatkal tickets and Opening day tickets (120 days before)

3. Be ready with the ID card details to book Tatkal tickets. It is verified strictly during the travel by TTE so DO NOT give any junk information when booking the ticket.

4. Common errors may come when booking the ticket especially 'SERVICE UNAVAILABLE'. Dont lose the hope. Keep trying.

5. Login to multiple sessions so that any one of the Link will open.

6. Give the correct mobile no when booking the ticket. So that it will be easy to get SMS on your mobile.

7. Dont try to book tickets in any Agent sites (Cleartrip etc) since the Agents cannot book tickets from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.10.

8. You can book tickets on your mobile by logging in to IRCTC Mobile website. This site is faster than normal IRCTC site.

9. Printout of Booked tickets are not mandatory. You can show the messages sent by IRCTC to TTE.

10. Confirmed Tatkal tickets will not be refunded. You can cancel the ticket but no money will be credited back. But Waitlisted Tatkal tickets can be cancelled and refunded.

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