Know about PNR Number

This article will explain about PNR number,PNR status and also explains about waiting lists(WL) and Reservation Against Cancellation(RAC) tickets.How to book tickets through IRCTC website,SMS and mobile application.

What is PNR status?

The PNR status of your IRCTC or Indian Railway ticket can get without much of a stretch, be kept an eye on the IRCTC website. Simply enter your PNR number and tap the catch where demonstrated. Another window will show up demonstrating your present status.

PNR status and what does it let me know?

PNR status is the status of your booked ticket. It lets you know whether your ticket is affirmed, hold up recorded, saved, and so on.

At which point I have to know my PNR status?

At the point when you are going to travel by train, you may find that your ticket is on a shortlist. This is very normal and to see if your ticket is affirmed you have to check your current PNR status. You can do this without much of a stretch, do this at IRCTC website.

"PNR number "means what?

PNR shows "traveler name record" and it lets you know your present status on the WL (shortlist) or RAC (Reservation against cancelation line).When you purchase a WL ticket or a RAC ticket, you will be allotted a 10-digit PNR number.

Three methods for checking of Indian Railways PNR status
Methods to check your PNR status:
1) Online by means of your PC
2) By means of SMS
3) By means of a cell phone application

Online by means of your PC
The least demanding approach to check your PNR status is to present a demand on the IRCTC site.

Through SMS:
Utilizing SMS benefit you can check your PNR status by sending a SMS in anyone of the numbers given below:
Your 10-digit PNR number to 139
Your 10-digit PNR number to 5676747

Take note of: the right way of sending the sms content is "9657453456 "(specimen number – PNR number). Take note of that have to enter your 10-digit PNR number.

By means of a cell phone application
Utilizing cell phone applications to check PNR status Internet-associated cell phones and tablets are regularly utilized so we have recorded the accompanying supportive applications for checking your PNR status.

Android applications:
One of the best is "PNR status application", which you can download from the Google Play store.

IPhone application
There is no devoted iPhone application till today.

PNR status and railroad reservations clarified well ordered

WL and RAC
At the point when every single accessible seat are sold, the railroad "Indian Railway or IRCTC"discharges RAC's for railroad reservations. When those are sold, WL tickets are discharged. Practically every tickets are scratched off for an assortment of reasons. These cancelations can get you on the train in the event that you purchased a RAC or WL ticket. At the point when the reservation lists of a specific train is prepared (generally implying that the train is expected to withdraw in a couple of hours) and there are still some accessible tickets in various amounts, those will be given to Reservation Against Cancellation/Waiting List ticket holders.

Refund on WL and RAC Tickets

In the event that your train is prepared for journey and its reservation lists is prepared, the cost of your WL ticket will be consequently discounted to your account.
NOTE: There can be critical development on the shortlist on the most recent day, so you may get a RAC status at last. In such a case, you won't get a discount, by RAC ticket you can board the train.


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