Tatkal train ticket: If you have booked a train ticket, then see which code is written on it. According to that code, it can be easily known that how likely is the waiting ticket to be confirmed.
In the midst of the Corona Crisis, the Railways is continuously expanding its service. The number of trains and their frequency are being increased. Till now the normal operation of trains has not started, but only special trains are being run. At this time only those people who have a confirmed ticket can travel. This is the reason that the fight over the confirmed ticket has increased. In this article, we are going to tell you about such a trick, which will make it easier to deduct a confirmed ticket.
Booking of Tatkal tickets is done 24 hours before the journey. Booking of Tatkal tickets for AC Coach starts at 10 AM and for Sleeper Class at 11 AM. Usually by the time you fill in all the information, all the tickets are booked. In such a situation, we are going to tell you a trick by which you can save some time and the chances of getting the ticket confirmed increases.
During ticket booking, first of all, the date of travel has to be selected. Then fill the destination, in which there is information about going from where to where. After the list of all the trains running on that route comes in front of you, the right train is selected for you according to the time. During this, AC and non-AC classes have to be selected. If you take a ticket in Tatkal, then go to the quota option and select Tatkal. Here you will see options like Divyang, Premium Tatkal, General, Lower Berth / Senior Citizen. If you want the ticket to be booked only when a confirmed berth is available, then this option is given between the passenger detail and the address column, which has to be ticked only.
You can save the passenger details in advance to book tatkal tickets faster. The list of passengers can be saved in advance and this work is possible from both the app and the website. This is called the master list. For this, go to your account and after My Profile comes the option of My Master List. With the master list ready, to fill the passenger details, you will have to go to the option of Add Existing instead of Add New and select the names of the passengers. Many people also take help of Chrome browser extension for booking Tatkal tickets.
If you have a waiting ticket, then it must be seen in which category it is. The waiting list also varies. Before the year 2016, Tatkal Quota Waiting List (TQWL) was earlier called as CKWL. If Tatkal list ticket is cancelled, then such TQWL tickets have the highest priority. Such tickets are confirmed first. Reservation Against Cancellation (RAC) option is not available in this category. If this ticket is not confirmed then it is automatically canceled and the money gets credited to your account.
PNR number is the most important part of your ticket. This number is written on the top left side of the reservation ticket. This ticket is yours and you are traveling on your own berth. This thing is ascertained from this number. The PNR number of your ticket is also with the TC which is used to check your ticket.