How to Check IRCTC Train Running Status?

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Written by Sumit Sharma

How to check IRCTC train running status? check train running status irctc

If you are about to travel or are travelling by train and you want to check where you are or where your train is? What will you do? No need to think that much your query will get resolved by reading this blog today. Yes, today I am going to share with you the easiest way to check IRCTC Train Running Status. You just need to enter the “train number” and some more information to get your expected results.

It is quite easy. Say, someone is waiting to pick you up from the station but your train is late. He/she has no need to wait for you at the station, simply tell your train number to a person coming to pick you up and he/she can check the status of your train and will get to know the exact time of your arrival. For this, you just have to follow some simple steps. You can read about how to recharge Delhi Metro Card Online?

Step-wise procedure to check IRCTC Train Running Status

Step 1: Please open up Indian Railways official website which is known as National Train Enquiry System -Indian Railways- http://enquiry.indianrail.gov.in/ntes/ Enter your 5 digit train number correctly and tap on “Enter” key on your keyboard.

Step 2: The web page will be updated with the detailed information about your trains such as Station Name, Station Code, Arrival and Departure time.

Step 3: A new web page will get opened containing the complete queried information like the current location of your train from the station you are starting the journey. Arrival and departure times of the train on your station will also be displayed.

Remember to enter all the train details correctly to get the desired result.

Reasons of unexpected result from inquiry

There may be some situation when you will not get the result of your inquiry. It may be due to the following reasons:

  • You have not entered correct train number.
  • Queried date might be invalid as the enquired train may not be travelling on the queried date.
  • There may be some delay in the start time of the train from source station.

What information can be tracked easily from train running status?

You can easily track some vital information about your train from IRCTC Train Running Status like:

  • Current location of your train
  • Train departure time from source station
  • Arrival time of train at the desired station
  • Departure time of train from the desired station
  • Delay in train timings.

IRCTC Train Running Status can also be checked online from Indian Railway Enquiry portal. Now there is no need to call the Railway Enquiry office or to keep standing in long queues to get the status of your train. It is available online. It will also require the same information discussed above and will let you follow some instructions to make a query. Hoping this blog to be helpful for you. Keep reading my section for some more knowledge sharing and helpful blogs.

About the author

Sumit Sharma

Sumit Sharma is the owner of SearchLatest.in.He has decent knowledge about studies in Indira Gandhi National Open University. So, he prefers to writes on various topics related to IGNOU distance learning. Also, he is Web Designer by profession.

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