Definition : General Wait List
Category : Transport & Travel » Rail Transport
Country/Region : India India
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What does GNWL mean?

General Wait List (GNWL) or General Quota wait list is a type of waiting list in Indian Railway. The main quota for a train is called the General Quota, the General Quota is normally for passengers boarding at (or close to) the trains’ originating station, and travelling to the terminating station (or at least most of the route). When all the General Quota tickets are sold, a General Wait List (GNWL or just WL) is started.