Check your PNR status online, PNR is abbreviation of Passenger Name Record. The 10 digits PNR Number is provided at the time of booking the tickets by which passenger can check PNR status online without any problem. With the help of PNR Status you will be able to check your seat is confirmed or not?
The PNR can be checked through many ways. The PNR number is printed on the left upper corner of the ticket. These PNR number can checked online via internet or via SMS and by toll free number of Indian Railway. The diverse ways to check PNR status is explained below:
Irctc PNR Status Check
The Indian Railways offers reservation facilities for the long journeys. You can use the reservation service maximum 60 days before the journey. If you are planning a trip with your family, friends or individual, you can book the tickets through online and offline mode both.
For checking online ticket PNR Status just follows few simple steps.
1. PNR Status Check Through Irctc
Login into Your IRCTC account > Click on Booked Ticket History> Choose the Booking > Click on Get PNR> you will get your PNR status.
PNR Status Acronyms Meanings
CAN – CANCELLED
CNF – CONFIRM
RAC – RESERVATION AGAINST CANCELLATION
WL – WAITLIST
RLWL – REMOTE LOCATION WAITLIST
PQWL – POOLED QUOTA WAITLIST
RSWL – ROAD-SIDE WAITLIST
REL – RELEASED
CAN: The ticket has been cancelled.
CNF: It implies that your berth has been confirmed and the reservation coaches number the berth number will be given.
RAC: You will get the berth in reservation coach when other passenger will cancel his/her registration.
WL: The berth you have reserved in not been confirmed and put into waiting.
RLWL: The RLWL is also known as Running Line Waiting list. Basically these tickets are provided to intermediate stations passengers.
These tickets do not have RAC provision and these tickets have less probability of confirmation.
PQWL/ RSWL: These passengers have less chance of reservation and this system is mainly deployed in southern and westerns railways. One pooled quota is allotted during one time run.
NR: No room
PNR Status can also be checked at http://www.indianrail.gov.in/
2. Check PNR Status by SMS
SMS Write PNR (space) 10 Digit PNR Number > then send it to 54959
SMS Write PNR (space) 10 Digit PNR Number > then send it to 5676747
SMS Write PNR (space) 10 Digit PNR Number > then send it to 139
SMS Write IRPNR (space) 10 Digit PNR Number > then send it to 57886
For example: PNR 1234567890
3. Check PNR Status by Dialling Toll Free Number
You can also use toll free number to check the PNR status. By dialling 139, you can check PNR status Arrival time of trains, departure time of trains and seat availability also.