Train coach position can only be checked when reservation chart is already prepared by Indian Railway. You can easily check coach position of running trains.Indian Railway coach positions are decided while preaparing final reservation chart for trains. These reservation charts are prepared two or three hour before the actual departure time of train from source station. In order to get the exact coach status one need to enter his ticket PNR number /Train Name or Number in the box and hit ‘Submit’ button.
A new browser window will appear mentionting complete detail about your ticket and train. You will see a column in the right side of page that says coach position. All coach position numbers are referenced by numeric number. For example if your coach position number is 12, it means that it is 12th coach starting from engine. Please note that if your ticket is in wait list even after chart is prepared, your ticket PNR number would not be able to track train bogie position.