Premium Tatkal (PT) Quota booking

The minimum Premium fare is the basic train fare plus the Tatkal charges, which vary from 10% to 30% with an upper limit depending on the class of travel. The maximum premium is up to 30% of the base fare or ₹400 (whichever is higher).

  • New quota as Premium Tatkal (PT) Quota is being introduced by Railway with dynamic fare pricing.
  • Dynamic fare stands for the fare component which may be increased with the subsequent bookings.
  • Opening days booking to be allowed on/after 10:00 hrs.
  • Advance Reservation Period (ARP) of Premium Tatkal ticket booking is same as Tatkal ticket booking.
  • Agents will not be allowed to book tickets in this quota.
  • Dynamic fare shall be charged for confirm passengers.
  • RAC/ Waitlist Ticket Booking is not allowed.
  • Only E-tickets will be permitted for booking.
  • I-ticket Booking is not allowed with this Quota.
  • No concession shall be applicable in this Quota.
  • Child passenger will be charged with Full Fare.
  • Identity card number of the prescribed proof of identity is required at the time of booking.
  • At least one passenger should travel with his/her ID card in original which was used at the time of booking.
  • No refund is given to passengers in case of cancellation of confirm PT quota ticket.
  • All rules for tatkal quota booking over internet is applicable to Premium Tatkal quota also



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