PNR status helps the passenger to know the current status of his journey. Passengers use this PNR number to know whether his seat is confirmed and what is his seat number.
Passengers can check their PNR status through various methods.
The are lot of website offering Railway PNR status of Passengers.
Online PNR status can be checked by logging to
You can check your PNR from 4Am to 11 PM.
To check the PNR status through sms type PNR followed by your 10 digit PNR number and send to 139.
For eg: PNR 4156245625 and send the sms to 139. (Premium sms rates will be charged for sending the sms)
You can also send your PNR number as sms to 9773300000 (Normal sms rates will be charged).