IRCTC PNR Status via SMS
Getting PNR Status of the unconfirmed reservation ticket became very handy these days. There are many options available to extract the passenger details through Passenger Name Record well known as PNR. This is actually a 10-digit number that identifies the reservation details of the particular passenger when s/he booked ticket via reservation counter manually or through IRCTC Online booking portal virtually. Here in this page, we have explained the process of checking PNR Status via SMS or Mobile Phone.
How to know PNR Status via SMS?
What if your mobile data pack expires when you came out of station? In this situation it is hard to know Indian Railways PNR Status through Online. So, it is necessary to have knowledge in alternative options like checking PNR Status via SMS. With the launch of this service, Indian Railways came closer to public in means of their services. It is simple to get the status of PNR through SMS. Only the basic charge applies per SMS which costs lower than mobile data pack or mobile internet. Go through the process mentioned below to know IRCTC PNR Status via SMS.
Just send a SMS to 139 / 58888 / 5676747 with the prescribed format as pointed below.
PNR<space>10 digits PNR Number
Send the message to 139 to get the status via SMS. [Standard charges applies per SMS]. Passenger can even call to 139 to know the status via IVRS (Interactive Voice Response System). Most of the cellular services offer special services to get PNR Status for their subscribers by charging fee. To know the exact details, call to customer care of the respective mobile phone network operator.
With this service of getting PNR Status via SMS, passengers can get their birth status from anywhere without the support of personal computer.