Most of the people all over the world consider it good to travel by rail because it is cheap and safest. That’s why crores of people travel by train during the day.
But for a comfortable journey by train, seat reservation has to be done in advance, but sometimes due to seat full, we are given waiting list tickets. In such a situation, many people want to know whether the waiting list ticket is confirmed or not.
If you also want to know the status of your ticket, then you can check your ticket through PNR number. If you don’t know what is PNR number? And how to check train ticket by PNR number, so let me tell you the best and easiest way to check PNR Status.
What is PNR Number?
The full form of PNR is Passenger Name Record, it is a 10 digit number code which is printed on your ticket. This number is different for all passengers. This number is used to identify the railway passenger and this information is added to the CRS Central Reservation System of the Railway Authority. While traveling in the train, the ticket checker also checks the validity of your ticket through the PNR number.
How to Check PNR Status
You can use the railway website to check PNR status. Apart from this, there are many such apps which tell you about PNR status.
- First of all open the website of Indian Railways http://www.indianrail.gov.in/.
- After the website is opened, click on the 3 line menu and select PNR Enquiry.
- Now enter your PNR number in the box of Enter PNR No and click on submit button.
- After that you will get the information of PNR number. If your ticket is confirmed then CNF will be written, if you are in waiting list then WL will be written.
Check PNR Status with RailYatri App
RailYatri App is also a very good way to check PNR status. This app is available for free on Google Play Store. With this app you can know PNR status, Live Location of Train.
- First of all open the app and click on PNR status option in train inquiry center section.
- After that enter your 10 digit PNR number and click on Get status.
- After that PNR status will start showing.
This is a very popular app, many features have been given in this app, which you can use absolutely free of cost, like to know train time table, do hotel booking, even you can book bus ticket.
Today we told how to check tickets online, hopefully after reading this article you must have known how to check PNR status. If this article has helped you, then do share it further.