Frequently Asked Questions



  • IRCTC levies a service charge of Rs.20 plus service Tax/- (Second /Sleeper) and Rs.40 plus service Tax/-per e-ticket in case of all other classes(1AC,2AC,3AC,CC,3E,FC) irrespective of the number of passengers booked on an e-ticket. Read more





IRCTC Mobile

  • Railway Ticketing through IRCTC mobile Read more


  • Tatkal bookings are allowed in all classes except First AC and Executive class. Ladies and general quota cannot be opted for along with Tatkal quota. Read more

Season Ticket

  • Get yourself registered online by submitting the Registration Form available in this web site with your personal details. The Mumbai suburban season ticket facility to be opted while registering for booking season tickets through www.irctc.co.in.Further details are available at the terms and conditions page. Read more

Student concession

  • The Student Concession tickets are permitted only in Sleeper Class (SL) and 2nd Sitting (2S)I tickets. Only I-tickets can be exchanged with student concession by presenting the I-ticket and the valid student concession order to the nearest Railway Reservation Office By going to the reservation office along with his journey cum reservation ticket and a request for exchanging the same with the student concession. Read more