IRCTC Premium Tatkal Tickets Price Rise | Here Are The Major Details

IRCTC to offer Premium Tatkal (PT) Tickets at dynamic fare prices. Check major details here.

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is subject to dynamic fare pricing, the effect of which is that for any kind of booking of the premium Tatkal (PT) tickets, a higher price is going to be charged in comparison to the Tatkal tickets.

The dynamic fare can be called as the fare component which tends to increase along with the subsequent bookings of the train tickets. In order to book the Premium Tatkal (PT), the passengers will now have to pay a higher amount in comparison to the booking of the Tatkal tickets. The ticket prices tend to vary depending on the rate of bookings as well as the availability of the seats.

IRCTC Premium Tatkal Quota Booking | Check Features

The Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is offering a quota for the online ticket booking of the Premium Tatkal (PT) on the official website of the IRCTC that is and also on the IRCTC app. Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation begins the Premium Tatkal (PT) ticket booking at 10 am for the AC classes as well as 11 am for the non-AC Classes. No booking of the PT Tickets before the prescribed time shall be entertained by the IRCTC officials.

Agents cannot book the PT tickets and dynamic charges are going to charge by the passengers. Also, IRCTC’s this quota does not allow waitlist ticket bookings or RAC that stands for Reservation against cancellation. And, only e-tickets are permitted for this PT booking as per Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation.

IRCTC Premium Tatkal (PT) | Dynamic Fare Pricing

As per the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), there is no amount of concession which shall be applicable on the Premium Tatkal (PT) booking. Also, it should be clear that the child passengers shall be charged will full amount of fare.

The identity card number is necessary for IRCTC Premium Tatkal booking and while traveling also, at least one passenger should carry their personal identity proof. If any PT ticket gets cancelled, no refund shall be initiated. Also, all the rules which are applicable for the tatkal quota booking over the internet are also applicable for Premium Ticket booking as stated by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation.


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