Indian Railways News

Select Trains Sport A Different Look. Check Out New Colour Schemes

Indian Railways is repainting select coaches on its train network. The Northern Railway – which caters to one of the zones served by Indian Railways – has painted seven different colour schemes on sleeper coaches, according to a statement. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday visited the newly-coloured coaches at New Delhi Railway Station. Indian Railways has been taking steps Read More

India’s First 2 ‘Airport-Like’ Railway Stations To Be Ready By January 2019.

Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat are less than nine months away from getting the country’s first two state-of-the-art “airport-like” railway stations. The two stations — Habibganj in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal and Gandhinagar in Gujarat — are part of the government’s ambitious one lakh crore rupee station redevelopment program to speed up modernisation of the Indian Railways. Read More

Maharashtra’s Toy Train Stations Turn Green

The four stations of Central Railway’s Matheran Hill Railway in Maharashtra’s Raigad district have turned “green” with the installation of solar power and wind energy plants, an official said on Friday. Sunil Udasi, the Chief Public Relations Officer, Central Railway said in a statement that on the installation of Green Energy System, the generation capacity Read More

WWII Bomb Forces Mass Evacuation In Central Berlin

Thousands of people around Berlin’s central railway station were evacuated on Friday as bomb disposal experts began defusing an unexploded World War II explosive unearthed on a building site. Trains, trams and buses were halted or rerouted as the operation to dispose of the British 500-kilogramme (1,100-pound) bomb found more than 70 years after the Read More

IRCTC Warns Train Passengers Against Unauthorised Food Delivery Services

“Do not risk your lives.” That was said by IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation to train passengers, warning them against unauthorised food suppliers aboard trains. IRCTC, in a post on microblogging site Twitter, has named 11 such unauthorised food suppliers. Railyatri, Khanagadi, Khanaonline, Travelzaika, Trainfood, Travelfood, Travelerfood, Food in train, Food on wheel, Railrasoi Read More

What is Seat Availability for indian Railway

Want to know in detail about Indian Railways reservations? Do you love to travel and take a tour of the country via trains and simply prefer rail transportation over others? Checking out online information related to train schedules, train movement, seat availability and wishing to get confirmed reservations in the desired train? Well, if you Read More

Train Fare Enquiry

Are you still spending enough time on station enquiry desk or super busy railway website? Give it all a break and try all new feature of pnrstatuslive. “Train fare enquiry” service exclusively designed for customer comforts. All you just have to do open So, to get a summarized fare and timing list follow these Read More

How to Book Tatkal ticket?

 tatkal tickets are meant for last minute or immediate plans. Tatkal ticket booking opens at 10 a.m. for AC class and at 11 a.m. for non-AC class one day in advance from the actual date of starting point of the train. For example, for a train leaving on 7th from Bangalore Railway Station, railway tatkal Read More

PNR Status on mobile

PNR number is being used daily by many passengers across the world for obtaining the details of their travel. Thus, there is high search volume for Indian Railways PNR Status Enquiry every day and many people look for various convenient ways for getting the desired information. See   There are many ways of getting the Read More

Why use Train Time Table by SMS

139-Rail Sampark”, the national enquiry for Indian Railways has been in operation for around 5 years now. The services on this number i.e. 139 handles enquiries pertaining to PNR Status, Current Train running position, Accommodation availability and Fare Enquiry. Apart from voice enquiry on IVRS, the above mentioned services are also available through SMS. Passenger Read More

Now, get train running status through SMS

IRCTC has introduced the latest initiative for checking the Railway ticket PNR status, train fair, seat availability, arrival or departure, train running status and train name/number/time using a single window information through universal number called 139-Rail Sampark. In other words, you may obtain information regarding the PNR status, train running status for both arrivals and Read More