How many RAC tickets are issued in 2ac?

By: Vivian AgustinUpdated: December 16, 2020


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Consequently, how many WL tickets get confirmed?

For example if the status is GNWL 4 / WL 3 , then this means that you have a waiting list of 3 (the latter number) and your ticket will get confirmed only if 3 passengers who have booked before you for the same journey happen to cancel their journey.

Subsequently, question is, will waiting list get confirmed?

WL This is the most common waiting list. It is for tickets booked on the waiting list. Tickets on this list will advance to confirmed only if someone who else with a booked tatkal ticket cancels, so the chance of getting your ticket confirmed is small if your waiting list position is greater than 10.

Which tickets get confirmed first?

If tatkal ticket goes up, it directly gets confirmed and doesn't go through RAC status unlike GNWL. During chart preparation, general waiting list (GNWL) is preferred over tatkal waiting list (CKWL) therefore tatkal waitlisted tickets are less likely to get confirmed.

Does 3 tier AC have RAC?

There are 6 RAC seats per carriage in 3-tier air con, so 3 cancellations (or unused quotas) and you'll all have confirmed berths. Sorry, short of time, so can't explain in more detail or check out the puroshottam express to find likelyhood of cancellations.


How many RAC seats will be there in a train?

There are 72 seats in each of the 12 Sleeper coaches, making the total number of available seats 864 (72X12). In an express train, the total berths reserved under the RAC quota are 71. Now, each of these 71 berths will be shared by two people, so the total RAC count is conventionally 142 (71X2).

Does 2ac have RAC?

NEW DELHI: To accommodate more passengers, Railways has decided to increase reservation against cancellation (RAC) berths in all trains. For the 2AC coaches, RAC berths has been increased to three from the existing two. Now six passengers can be accommodated in 2AC instead of four only.

What happens if 3ac ticket is not confirmed?

If any waitlisted ticket is not confirmed, then it is automatically cancelled provided it is an e-ticket. You will get the full refund minus clerkage charges in the account used to book the tickets.

Does RAC means confirm ticket?

Reservation Against Cancellation

What is CNF RAC?

CNF in Indian Railway or IRCTC which means the train ticket is Confirmed. RAC(Reservation Against Cancellation) means that if the general quota seats are filled, passengers are placed in RAC queue. RAC passengers can travel in the train. CNF stands for Confirm the reservation ticket of indian railways.

Can we travel with RAC in AC?

Yes,you can travel in 3AC class of indian rail with RAC tickets. RAC(Reservation Against Cancelation) ticket holders can travel in 3AC. In fact, they will be allotted seats in which they can sit and travel. If any confirmed ticketholder didn't turn up for the journey, the same berth will be given to RAC traveler.

Is RAC allowed in AC 2 tier?

Ofcourse, Yes. There are usually 2 seats alloted per Second AC coach for RAC passengers, that is, 4 passengers enter the Reservation chart of a second ac in a train as RAC passengers. They are usually provided the two berths that is situated near the door end.

Can I travel with rac e ticket in 3ac?

Yes you can travel with an RAC e-ticket in 3ac without any fail. One can travel with an RAC E-ticket. You will get a side lower berth along with an other person sharing with you. If there is any cancellations happen and if there is no show TTE will allot you the complete berth.

Can I travel in 3rd AC with waiting ticket?

Yes you can travel only if the ticket is not booked online. You can travel if you have a waitlisted ticket from PRS counter. But you will not get a seat there. However you can ask TTE for available seats as some cancellations take place after chart preparation also.

Can RAC status change after chart preparation?

RAC means reservation against cancellation it is a train ticket with confirmed seat but wait listed berth i.e, you can board the train and occupy the seat , instead of a sleeping berth at night. If sufficient cancellation happened then before charting it may be possible your RAC status become confirmed.

What happens if RAC is not confirmed?

If a confirmed passenger does not board the train, a full berth is allotted to the passenger with RAC ticket, according to IRCTC. In case of waitlisted ticket, there are two numbers mentioned on the ticket. A passenger can cancel RAC online ticket up to 30 minutes before the scheduled departure of the train.

Can I travel with rac e ticket in 2ac?

Yes, you can travel in 2AC with a RAC ticket without hassle. A half confirmed berth is alloted to you in your journey.