IRCTC Booking :Service Charges for E-Ticket and I-Ticket for all classes
IRCTC realises service charges from passengers and pays service tax to the Government out of the service charges so collected.
Service Charges realised from the passengers are:
i. Rs. 10/- per e-ticket in Sleeper (SL) and Reserved Second Sitting (2S) classes
ii. Rs. 20/- per e-ticket for all other classes.
i. Rs. 40/- per ticket for Sleeper(SL) and Reserved Second Sitting (2S) classes
ii. Rs. 60/- per ticket for other classes.
The service charges are levied to cover the costs of providing online booking facility to customers and delivery of the tickets, in case of i-tickets.