Indian Railways is one of the major sources of transport in India. Each and every ticket booked for trains in India, has an unique PNR Number. If you have booked Indian Railways ticket to travel to a destination and if its wait listed at time of booking, obviously would like to know the status before commencement of journey. The conventional way that we followed until now is to search on web using a laptop or a computer or call the Railways helpline numbers at 139 and 1045. Ever since the smartphones has evolved, it has paved the way for lot of things can be done on the go.
You can directly check PNR status of your Indian Railways train ticket on your Android smartphone. But importantly you should have proper configuration of APN to surf the web on your devices although it doesn’t matter whether you are on 3G or 2G. Before that you should also ensure that you have downloaded PNR Status and Train Info application on your mobile phone. This application should be directly downloaded from Google Play Store, available for free download. Although there are dozens of other applications available for this purpose but we choose this one because it has simple and intuitive user interface with nice add-on features.
- Download PNR Status and Train Info application on your mobile phone.
- Now open the application and then tap on PNR Status option.
- Once you do that you will need to enter the 10 digit PNR status on your mobile phone and then tap on Get Status.
- Once you do that you get the status of it and other information such as Train journey date, Seat Number (if the ticket is confirmed), Train number, Departure time, Arrival time as well.
The other advantage of using this application is that you can find the train schedule, train between stations, PNR Status of IRCTC account, train running status, fare enquiry, and seat availability information using this single app.
Technos Amigos Android App Rating – 4.75 / 5