Can A Passenger Travel With Tatkal Waiting List Ticket

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Can I travel in TQWL ticket?

No, You can not travel with TQWL ticket. If you booked your ticket online and have a waiting list ticket, you will not be able to travel on the train. If you booked your waiting list ticket directly at a railway station ticket counter, you can travel but in no particular seat if none are vacant.

Can tatkal waiting list passengers board the train?

As per extant rules, RAC, as well as Waitlist, will be generated. However, waiting list ticket holders will not be allowed to board the train. For these passenger train services, tatkal and premium tatkal booking will not be permitted.

Can I travel with WL ticket?

While booking ticket, those get ‘confirmed’ status or ‘RAC’ (Reservation Against Cancellation) status they can travel on the journey date but those who get ‘WL’ status, they cannot travel on the ticket as they will not be given a seat/berth in the train.

Will tatkal waiting list 20 get confirmed?

Tatkal waiting list never gets confirmed, because GNWL i.e. General waiting list is given preference.

Can waitlisted passenger travel train?

You can not get in with a wait listed ticket. Yes, your ticket position will climb upto RAC before it gets confirmed. With an RAC ticket you can board the train, but you’ll get just half a berth for each ticket.

Can waiting list passengers travel in train now?

As per the SOP, fully waiting list tickets are not being permitted to travel by train and enter into the stations. The Unreserved Tickets (UTS) are now being permitted for travel in these trains only on which such unreserved journey has been permitted.

Can we travel with waiting list ticket in unreserved compartment?

If you have purchased the ticket from a railway counter and it is in waiting list, then it doesn’t get cancelled automatically. Which means you have a valid ticket, although in the waiting list. In such cases, you are not allowed to get into the reserved compartments, but you can still travel in a general compartments.

Can I travel with waiting list ticket 2022?

As per the announcement, the passengers can travel in these trains with unreserved tickets from January 1, 2022. As per media reports, the national transporter, recently announced that it will resume travel in general coaches for passengers through unreserved tickets from next month.

Does tatkal waiting ticket get Cancelled automatically?

If wait listed Tatkal tickets do not get confirmed or RAC, they automatically get cancelled and the passenger gets refund. Refunds: Confirmed tickets do not get refund upon cancellation. In case of RAC or waitlisted tickets refund is available if the same are cancelled up to 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

What happens if Tatkal waiting list is not confirmed?

If you have booked more than one Tatkal ticket, and the reservation hasn’t been confirmed, you are entitled to cancel and get the refund for everyone’s ticket, provided that you do so up to 30 minutes before your train’s scheduled departure time.