PNR (Passenger Name Record) status codes are quite common for all types of travel tickets. A code that mentions the status of traveler’s seat confirmation and other information in relation to it are PNR status. In this mechanical world, it is very important to book the seats as per the date of journey, a book for food if require food while on travel et al.
How to book an Indian Railways ticket
In the Indian railway, the advance ticket booking opportunity starts before 120 days of the traveling date. One can book the ticket both offline (visiting the ticket reservation center – Passenger Reservation System [PRS]) and online at www.irctc.gov.in website. If you book a ticket through online, you will get e-ticket (a printout copy) or you will receive an SMS to your registered mobile number or else, to your registered email id.
Where to find PNR status and train info?
The PNR status and train info can be found in the Indian Railway authorized website as mentioned above. You need to register with that website, hence; you will receive a username and a password. It is the permanent one, that you can use the credentials for a lifetime. After logging in, you can see the menu tabs, wherein you need to click on Check PNR status to check your ticket status. Train info can be checked there, wherein you can see the origin, running status of the train, and the destination time & day.
Apart from the Indian Railway website, there are many domains, which help you to check PNR status only, and few sites are there to show you only train status. Adding to that, you can see the live status of the running train, delayed for how much time if so ET al. One of the best sites to check your PNR status is www.pnrstatustrains.com.