Tatkalforsure will only book confirmed tickets for you. It first checks for Indian Railway tatkal seat availability and accordingly books the ticket. But then again, if you want to check the seat availability by yourself, you can do so here in the simplest way possible.
You can do this in two ways:
That is all. It just takes seconds to know if there are any seats available to book.
You can check the seat availability on IRCTC or the Live Seats Availability at: https://indianrailways.info/seat_availability/.
This is the fastest way to get the latest booking information about any train and check seat availability in real time. All you have to do is enter the ‘From’ and ‘To Station Name’ / Code in the boxes displayed on the page, then select travel period and class to get the seat availability of all the trains. You can find the Station Name or Code by entering the first 3 letters. It will show you a list from which you can select the train station.
You can check the seat availability on GetMyTrains in two ways:
If you want to search via train name/train number, all you have to do, as the option itself suggests, is to enter the following in the respective boxes:
If you want to search via stations, enter the following in their respective boxes:
You can check seat availability of any train by sending an SMS in the following format:
SMS 'SEAT ' to 139 SEAT 12002 221218 0755 011 CC G
You can check IRCTC train seat availability by calling 139 and enquiring.
Indian Railways seat availability is always filled with a lot of confusions. But it’s not a problem. The advance booking option of Indian Railways solves this easily. You can book your train tickets four months in advance. However, searching for train seat availability in the last minute is quite a hassle despite Tatkal ticket option. With so many kinds of seats available, it’s quite tricky to pick the right seat. If you don’t know your priorities properly, making a decision could be confusing at the ticket enquiry counter. Checking the IRCTC train calendar will help you a great deal in this regard, for it will give you a clear idea about the kinds of seats offered by each train.
Current seat availability is the fastest way to figure out the latest train ticket booking information and check the seat availability in real time. This can be done by entering the ‘From’ and ‘To’ Station Name/Code – along with travel dates and travel class to know the current seat availability of the trains.