A PNR or Passenger Name Record is a unique 10-digit number that is assigned to each railway reservation ticket . that is mainly used by railway to keep track the record of passenger. that is written on the top left corner of an Indian Rail Ticket through that number passenger can check the current status of a railway reservation. railway store travel record of a person or a group of persons in the database of Computer Reservation System. that used by railway to allocate the barth for passenger and check the booking status or cancelation, Change in reservation status from waitlisted to confirmed or RAC
|CAN/MOD||Cancelled or Modified|
|CNF/Confirmed||Confirmed (Coach and berth number are assigned after chart preparation)|
|CKWL||Tatkal waiting list (different from normal waiting list, which when moves up goes to RAC category, whereas a passenger gets a confirmed berth when a CKWL moves up)|
|RAC||Reservation against Cancellation|
|WL #||Waiting List number|
|RLWL||Remote Location Wait List|
|GNWL||General Wait List|
|PQWL||Pooled Quota Wait List|
|REGRET/WL||No more booking is permitted|
|RELEASED||Ticket not cancelled, but alternative accommodation provided|
|R # #||RAC coach number and berth number|
PNR Status through SMS
you can also check PNR status through mobile phone
PNR Status through SMS
PNR PNR NUMBER 139
SMS: PNR to 54959
SMS: PNR to 139
SMS: PNR to 5676747
SMS: IRPNR to 57886
or passenger can Dial 139 for PNR enquiry and other railway information
How To Check PNR Status
through our website http://railpnr.in you can easily get some information about railway like PNR status ,Station code,train Running Status and much more PNR(passenger name record)is a number . through that number you can get the PNR status or booking status of railway ticket.
IRCTC PNR status
Whenever you book your railway ticket through IRCTC website that provides E-ticket and pnr number is mention on that e-ticket. You can also check pnr status With the help of irctc website by clicking get status button in booked history section that provides you current status of your booked ticket.
Train Running Status
What is train Running Status/information? When train start from source and travel towards its destination train cover some distance and cross some station between source and destination station. Train running status means what is exact location of train in between source and destination. Running status show location of running train that show where is train in between source and destination station or show train reached its destination or not started from its source station yet. With the help of this website you can easily find out train Running Status/information .
Mumbai Local Train
Mumbai Local or Mumbai suburban train is a local train that’s run in Mumbai And operated by Indian railway .there is mainly three line western line, harbour line and central line and there is also two types of local train runs on these line first one is slow local and another is fast local. You can find out Mumbai local train timetable and train type information here.
Station code is a unique code of each railway station assign by Indian railway. Indian railway use that code to identify station and that code is also use by Indian railway for railway ticket reservation purpose. When you reserve berth in Indian railway train you have to fill source station and destination station name or station code. Whenever you use IRCTC for berth reservation and search train for berth availability you need to enter source and destination station code along with the other information and based on station code website show you train and seat availability .That code is also printed on rail ticket. You can easily find out Indian railway station code with the help of this website.
Tatkal Ticket or E-ticket is a ticket that booked one day in advance from the date of journey. You can book Tatkal ticket from the reservation counter or from irctc website .you can book tatkal rail ticket from 10:00 AM onwards . For example if train departure date is 10th march then tatkal ticket booking will start on 9th march from 10:00 AM. For tatkal ticket or e-ticket booking you need some ID proof like pan card voter card or other Id proof .without ID proof you can’t book tatkal ticket in Indian railway train and during the journey you must have to show your id proof with your ticket. In case of tatkal reservation without id proof you will treated as traveling without ticket and fine will be charged as per Indian railway rule. Maximum four passengers per PNR can be booked on Tatkal e-ticket. Indian railway will charged extra amount for tatkal booking in addition to normal ticket.
How to book tatkal or general ticket
There is two way to book your tatkal or general ticket
1. Indian railway ticket counter :indian railway provides ticket booking counter for seat reservation.you can book your tatkal or general ticket from those counter.
2. IRCTC website(online ticket booking) : you can also book tatkal or general ticket with the help of irctc website that’s provide online ticket booking facility For online ticket booking you have to register yourself (provide login information and personal information) first and after registration you can login with user name and password and book your railway ticket. Irctc website also provides ticket booking facility for ticket booking agents. If you are trying to book ticket from irctc website and that show REGRET that means there are no more bookings are permitted .
|Class of Travel||Minimum Tatkal Charges (in Rs.)||Maximum Tatkal Charges (in Rs.)|
|AC Chair Car||75||150|
|AC 3 Tier||200||300|
|AC 2 Tier||200||300|
Tatkal ticket Cancellation –if your ticket is conferimed and you will go for cancellation you will not get any refund against your tatkal ticket.
You can also find out Train Timing and route, Seat Availability, Fare Enquiry, Garibrath and Yuva Train, Duronto Train, Special Tourism Train, Rajdhani Train, Shatabdi Train information with the help of this website.
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