Most of the people in India select the Indian Railway as a primary source to reach their destination. Either it may be on daily basis or planning for vacations train is a source for Indians. Due to technology development, many things has changed in our day to day life. The railway tickets can also reserve through an online. There are many websites available to check online train status and ticket status.

If you are reserving a ticket through online then you should know how to check the PNR status of train and ticket. PNR stands for Passenger Name Record. PNR is a 10 digit unique number used to check the status of a train ticket. Using this PNR number you can get an entire detail of your train ticket. Using PNR number for enquiry, it is easy to know the ticket status whether it is confirmed, reservation against cancellation or waiting.

The following are the different ways for IRCTC PNR Status check:
Call 139: This is one of the best options for PNR status check. 139 is an Indian Railway enquiry number. Dial 139 and you will get Interactive voice response to now the PNR details. Just one call is enough to get PNR train status.
Check through SMS: The easiest way to check PNR status is sending a message to an enquiry department in railways. The SMS should be sending to the following numbers 5676747, 57886, and 5888. These numbers are based on the service provider to get ticket status.
Check through Online websites: Provide a PNR number in the respective field of IRCTC website. There you can easily get a PNR status.