Travel In Indian Railways Without Confirmed Tickets, Here’s How!

by Vaishalee Kalvankar
Travel In Indian Railways Without Confirmed Tickets, Here’s How!

Booking rail tickets during the festive season is super difficult. The ones who have tried might be knowing it pretty well. It is not possible to always book tickets well in advance. In view of this situation, the Indian Railways has always come up with special trains or increased the frequency. In addition to this, it has now announced that the passengers will be allowed to travel even without confirmed tickets.

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With this new announcement by Indian Railways, you can now easily travel by train even if you do not have confirmed tickets. This is only possible if you have purchased the ticket from the ticket window and your ticket is under waiting list. You must obtain the TT-created ticket after purchasing the one from the counter. This service will not be available for passengers who have booked their tickets online. You cannot board the train if your tickets are booked online and are not under confirmed status. Indian Railways has also announced special trains for Chhath and Diwali. About 179 special trains will be introduced for the festive season. There are also plans in the pipeline to introduce more special trains for the holiday season.

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Book Tatkal Tickets

Another alternative for booking tickets is using the new authorised tatkal booking app by Indian Railways, Quick Tatkal. Quick Tatkal has teamed up with Railofy to offer quick reservations to passengers. Railofy is one of IRCTC’s premium booking partners. Booking a tatkal ticket from here is easier as it pre-fills information for you. This is because of the best automation practices followed by the application. With this, you can easily and quickly book a confirmed ticket during the tatkal booking window period. The app ensures there are maximum chances of your ticket getting a confirmed ticket here than other similar applications or software. You can also book general tickets from the same application.


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So now travel easy with Indian Railways!

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