Friday, July 22, 2016

Eastern Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Kolkata |

Eastern Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Kolkata |

Eastern Railway Also known as ER was Established on April 14th 1952 by Merging of the East Indian cities consisting of Sealdah, Howrah, Asansol and Danapur. 

The Eastern Railway (ER) is The largest and  the most Technically established  Zone in Indian Railways.
Headquarters of  Eastern Railways is at Fairlie Place, Kolkata . 

Eastern Railways divisions:

  • Howrah
  • Malda 
  • Sealdah
  • Asansol.

The History Of Eastern Railway:

East Indian Railway (ER) Earlier known as The East Indian Railway Company Was established in 1845 and It started the railway service in Eastern India and Northern India . The East Indian Railway Company was established in London by British Govt.
The Oldest train of Indian Railway is Kalka Mail Which is operated by Eastern Railway the age of the train is 150 years.

There are Three Full Time Major workshops in Eastern Railway 
  • Jamalpur 
  • Liluah,
  • Kanchrapara.  
For the wagon repair system  there is The Jamalpur Workshop it also keep eye on (POH) of diesel locomotive Engines, Manufacturing of cranes and tower-wagons, The workshop of Liluah is for POH of coaching & freight vehicles and the workshop of Kanchrapara is for POH of electric locomotives, EMU Locals and coaches.

Main routes Main Lines

  • Howrah Delhi Main Line
  • Grand Loop
  • Sahibganj Loop
The Main Railway Station Of Eastern railway is
  • Howrah Jn
  • Sealdah Jn
  • Sahibganj
  • Jamalpur
  • Asansol
  • Malda town
  • Patna 
  • Gaya etc

Kolkata City have 4 major intercity Junctions that conducts Railway in all the directions There are 4 junctions named 
  • Howrah Jn
  • Sealdah Jn
  • Kolkata Jn
  • Shalimar Station
Howrah Jn is the oldest and most biggest junction of Eastern Railway(ER).
It has 23 Platforms. Millions of passengers travel to their work or destinations through east.
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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

South Central Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Secunderabad |

South Central Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Secunderabad |

On 2nd October 1966,the 9th zone of Indian Railways was created named SOUTH CENTRAL RAILWAY ZONE.The formation of South Central Railways took place by the merger of the Vijayawada and Hubli divisions of the Southern Railways with the Secunderabad and Solapur division of Central Railway.Later on in 1977,on October 2nd The Guntakal division was added to the South Central Railways and the Solapur division was moved back to the Central Railway.On 17th of February 1978, Secunderabad Division was split into two division viz. Secunderabad and Hyderabad.

Further on 1st April 2003,two new divisions Guntur and Nanded were included duly transferring Huly division to the Southern Western Railway. 
The South Central Railways covers a vast geographical area of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Maharashtra and some part of Karnataka,Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh too. A track of 5954 kilometers is covered under the SC Railway zone.
Mr. P.K.Srivastava is the current general manager of the South Central Railway.
The South Central Railway Zone has the highest revenue earning zone after the Norther Railway Zone. The revenue of the South Central Railway Zone is about 110 billion.

Divisions in South Central Railway:

The South Central Railway is divided into 6 divisions :-

1.Secunderabad :

This division covers the parts of Andhra Pradesh,Maharastra and Karnataka.It consists of 1311.06 kilometers route of tracks.The head quarters of SC Zone are located in Secunderabad.

2.Hyderabad :
Parts of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra are covered under this division forming a route of 567.6 kilometers .It runs 221 trains per day on an average.

3.Guntakal :

This division has the highest amount of rail route in South Central Railway Zone of 1307.07 kilometers.

4.Vijayawada :
The Vijayawada division is headquartered in Vijayawada that has the privilege of being the largest junction of the Indian Railways.

5.Guntur :

The Gantus division was formed by the division of Secunderabad,Vijaywada and Guntakal divisions,It consists of 618.48 kilometers rail routes having 54 stations.

6.Nanded :

In 1985 Nanded division was formed covering parts of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.

Major stations Of South Central Railway.

-Guntakal Junction -Guntur Junction -Hyderabad Deccan -Kacheguda -Kazipet -Hazur Sahib Nanded -Eluru -Rajahmundry -Secunderabad Junction -Vijayawada Junction -Tirupati


Workshops :


Diesel Loco Sheds :

Guntakal, Gooty, Vijayawada, Kazipet, Moula-Ali

Electric Loco Sheds :

Lallaguda, Kazipet, Vijayawada, Guntakal [ Under Construction ]

Training Institutes :
Secunderabad, Kazipet, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Gooty, Washim, etc.

Hospitals :


Health Units :

Secunderabad Division, Vijayawada Division, Hyderabad Division , Guntakal Division , Guntur Division , Nanded Division

Schools/ Colleges :

schools, Junior Colleges, Degree College


After the development of the SC zone the no of trains are increasing.Some of these trains are:-

-Akola - Hyderabad Kacheguda Intercity Express
-Vijayawada - Vasco Amaravathi Express
-Amravati - Tirupati Biweekly Express
-Telangana Express
-Sirpur Kaghaznagar Express
-Andhra Pradesh Sampark Kranti Express
-Bhagyanagar Express
-Charminar Express
-Devagiri Express
-East Coast Express (India)
-Falaknuma Express
-Circar Express
-Narayanadri Express
-Tirumala Express
-Simhadri Express
-Venkatadri Express
-Rayalaseema Express
-Seshadri Express
-Shatabdi Express
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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Northern Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Delhi |

Northern Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Delhi |

Indian Rail Network is one of the largest Rail Network In World. It is so big that it have 115,341 km (71,832 mi) area which iscoverd by railway lines. So it is divided into 16 different zones so it can be easy to access and manage the rail network. 
The Northern railway(NR) zone was Established in April 1952 by Joining The Bikaner Area, The Jodhpur Area, The Eastern Punjab Railway Area and The north-west of Mugulsarai. It  had the first passenger railway line in north India, which was started from Allahbad to Kanpur in March 1859.Today Under Northern railway there is total 6968 km of railway lines which are spread all over north india.
  Northern Railway was the first Raiway zone to officially start the computerized reservation system on In February 1986. To give benefit to passengers the it started (UTS) Unreserved Ticketing System where the rail passenger can purchase an unreserved ticket some days in advance.

The Northern Railway zone(NR) is divided into five sub zones or divisions.

  • Ambala Division
  • Delhi Division
  • Firozepur Division
  • Moradabad Division
  • Lucknow Division

These division conducts and manage the train in different areas

Major Stations of Northern Railway

  • Jammu
  • Amritsar
  • Ludhiana
  • Chandigarh
  • Shimla
  • Moradabad
  • Delhi
  • Lucknow
  • Dehradun
  • Pathankot
  • Haridwar
  • Jalandhar
  • Dehradun
  • Meerut
  • patiala etc.
These are Important Station of Northern Railway As Well as indian railway There is very much tourists places in north india.

Northern Railway Has So Many trains and so many big rail Network and it also have so many railway workshops like 

The Workshops of Progress

  • Locomotive Workshop, Charbagh.
  • Carriage & Wagon Workshop, Alambagh.
  • Carriage & Wagon Workshop,Jagadhari
  • Carriage & Wagon Workshop, Kalka.
  • Bridge Workshop, Jalandhar Cantt.
  • Bridge Workshop, Lucknow.
  • Engineering workshop, Jalandhar.
  • Signal & Telecom Workshop, Ghaziabad

In Northern railway There is many passenger trains But it is different from other zones because it have the luxirious part  of railway north railway also conducts have luxurious trains like

Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi express, Palace On wheels, Mahaparinirvana Express Etc.
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Western Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Mumbai |

Western Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Mumbai |

The western railway board was established on 5th November, 1951.Earlier it was known as The erstwhile Baroda, Bombay and Central India Railway (BB&CI), It also included the parts viz, Saurashtra, Rajputana and Jaipur. The BB&CI Railway was firstly started in 1855, with construction of a approx 29 mile broad gauge track from Utran to Ankleshwar in state Gujarat. In 1864, it was extended up to Mumbai.

The Railway ministry of India have zones divided 16 .The Western railway is among the busiest Railway zone  in India. The major railway Stations of Western Railway Network Is Indian Railways are Ratlam , Mumbai Central also known as Bombay, Ahmedabad ,Palanpur ,Mehsana , Surat , Vadodara ,Thane etc.The Western railway system is divided into six sub divisions: Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Ratlam and Mumbai . Vadodara Junction is the middle point for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad route and the Delhi - Mumbai route, it is one of most busiest junction Station in Western Railways and Indian Railways too , while Ahmedabad Division earns highest revenue in western railways followed by Mumbai and Vadodara . Surat is the busiest railway station in Western Railway in the category Non-Junction . In Surat more than 180 trains passes Every day.

The headquarters of Western Railway is in Churchgate stationin Mumbai and serves the entire area of Gujarat, some part of Madhya pradesh, and the coastal areas of Maharashtra

Steps to do the reservations of tickets:

Step 1- Open the website of Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation

Step 2- Now u have to enter your Username password and captcha specific letters . If you do not have Id on IRCTC you can register your id easily there below login options there is an option of create a new id or sign up .

Step 3- After You Will sign in you will have the option of plan my journey there u have to enter Your source station from where you want to travel and your journey station where u want to go to .

Step 4- After that you have to enter the date of your journey.

Step 5- After this process You have to submit.

Step 6- You will get trains list ,quota options example General , Tatkal , Premium Tatkal, Ladies, Senior Citezen etc. and class options from which You have to select one like 1st AC ,2nd AC, 3rd AC OR Sleeper in which u want to travel.

Step 7- After selecting options You will get a form in which u have to enter your boarding station and details like name,age and id no etc and in last You have to enter Your phone no. and a Unique captcha .

Step 8-Next page will show all info u have entered check them and processed  to make payment.

Step 9 - In payment methods You will have options like credit card/net banking/debit card/wallet You have to select a option between them and processed .

Step 10 - After your payment You will have your ticket on screen.
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Saturday, May 14, 2016

Central Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Mumbai |

Central Railway PNR Status - Online Reservation, Enquiry Tatkal | Mumbai |

IRCTC  Also Known As Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation It is that department which Controls and manages the tourism, online ticketing operations and catering of the railways is leading e-commerce site of India. It is used to do Ticket Reservations or Ticket Bookings , Booking Trips or Tour packages ,Book food to served on your seat while you are in the train of Indian Railways.

Indian Railways is Divided into 16 Different Zones:
1.Central Railway
2.Eastern Railway
3.East Central Railway
4.East Coast Railway
5.Northern Railway
6.North Central  Railway
7.North Eastern  Railway
8.North Frontier  Railway
9.North Western Railway
10.Southern  Railway
11.South Central Railway
12.South Eastern Railway
13.South East Central  Railway
14.South Western Railway
15.Western Railway
16.West Central Railway

Among these 16 Different zones the most Busiest and Biggest zone is Central Railway.

The Central Railway Department of Indian Railways is the biggest and Busiest railway zone of India. The Headquarter of Central Railway is the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai. It is divided into five divisional headquarters  Mumbai Division, Nagpur Division, pune Division, Solapur Division, and Bhusawal Division .

Getting the PNR Status in Central Railway

Passengers can dial ‘139' from their BSNL landlines, Telenor , Videocon, Tata Docomo, idea, vodafone, other landlines and other telecom operators enabled phones. you can also do related train enquiry and complaints you want from IRCTC. In future ticket reservations or ticket booking can also be done by calling 139.

Steps for checking PNR status in Central Railway  

The steps for checking PNR status using Indian Railways website are as follows.
1.  Open the page  or
2.   Keep your PNR number in your hand. The PNR number is a 10 digit number given on top of the Indian railway ticket.
3.  You should Enter this PNR number and insert it in the empty fields for checking the PNR status of the ticket.
4.  After inserting the your PNR number, you can click on The Button Given  Get PNR status located below the PNR status number.
The services of Indian Railways websites are available from 00:30 AM to 23:30 PM IST GMT 5:30.
Passenger can also make Central Railway PNR Status Enquiry on other websites like yatra ,ixigo, Cleartrip etc.

Tatkal Scheme Terms & Conditions And Timings 

The Tatkal or Premium Tatkal online booking website page opens for a day in advance of your journey between 10 am and 12 am. 10 AM to 11 AM for 3A , 2A, 1A , CC categories and 11 AM to 12 PM for SL(sleeper) .The Limit of per person & per user id is two Tatkal tickets.

Cancellation Terms & Conditions

For Tatkal tickets Booked on internet : No refund will be given on cancellation of confirmed Tatkal tickets.On waiting list There will be refund but after deducting the cancellation charges.
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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Indian Railway Facts details - Railway of India Short forms

Indian Railway Facts details - Railway of India Short forms

Indian railway is one of our most popular  and amazing services in India. Indian government provides services to book tickets in trains easily safe travelling everywhere. Indian railway system is powerful fast and user-friendly.

Following are the some of the important Indian Railway Facts-

  • 1.The total distance covered by trains everyday is approx  14,300 km ,which is  equals to 3.5 times distance to moon.
  • 2.The first train was Indian soil ran between Bombay and Thane ran on railway track on16th  April 1853.
  • 3. Indian Railway has approx 63,028  kms. track.
  • 4. Employs working in Indian railway is about 1.55 million
  • 5. More than  13 million passengers and 1.3 million tones of things do travelling via Indian railway everyday.
  • 6. 14,300 trains daily  runs in Indian railway and  there are approximately 7,000 stations.
  • 7. The world's longest platform is  Kharagpur and its length is 2,733 ft. .
  • 8. The longest Railway bridge Nehru Setu on Sone River.
  • 9. 42 Railway companies was there  in country before independence.
  • 10. Electric Locomotives is  manufactured at Chittaranjan Locomotive Works, and Chittaranjan Coaches is manufactured at ICF/Chennai, RCF/Kapurthala and BEML/Bangaluru.
  • 11. The national Rail Museum is in  Delhi from 1977.
  • 12. Siliguri is the Railway Station First Longest and Oldest station in Indian Railways.
  • 13. First Railway Bridge is located in mumbai - thane which is Dapoorie Viaduct on
  • 14 .First Rail Tunnel Parsik Tunnel First Ghats Thal and Bhore Ghats.
  • 15. First Underground Station  was Calcutta METRO.
  • 16. in India First Computerized Reservation System started in New Delhi in 1986.
  • 17. First Electric Train ran on 3 Feb 1925 in india between statiom Bombay  and Kurla.
  • 18. Shortest Station Name  is in Orissa Longest Station in india is in Venkatanarasimharajuvariapeta Tamil Nadu.
  • 19. The Longest train journey Time is 71 hours Vivek Express.
  • 20. Shortest journey time is 3 hours  Route between Nagpur to Ajni 3km .
  • 21. Indian Railway’s Fastest Train is  Bhopal-Shatabdi  speed up to 140 Km/per hour.
  • 22. Train with Maximum Number of Halts is in  Howrah-Amritsar Express (115 halts).

Indian railway short forms listed below:

  • WL: Waiting list this means  Your ticket is yet  not confirmed. 
  • GNWL: General waiting list number and this also indicates that  the ticket is not confirmed.
  • PQWL: Pooled waiting list number.
  • RLWL: Remote location waiting list number.
  • REGRET / WL: This means all waiting Ticket  are also booked so booking not allowed
  • CAN / MOD: cancelled or modified.
  • Released Ticket: Alternate accommodation for passenger 
  • RAC: Reservation against cancellation.
  • R# #RAC: The coach and berth number of RAC ticket
  • CNF: Ticket confirmed. .
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Sunday, July 19, 2015

Flight PNR Status Online Check - Get PNR Status of Flights

Flight PNR Status Online Check - Get PNR Status of Flights

To check the the pnr status of domestic and international flight you can click the links below.
PNR Status of Domestic Airlines

  • 1. Jet Airways PNR Status
  • 2. AirIndia PNRStatus
  • 3. Kingfisher Booking Status
  • 4. Indigo Airline PNR Status
  • 5. Spicejet Flight Status Check
  • 6. Go Air Flight Status
  • 7. Jet Konnect Airlines Status
  • 8. India Airlines Booking Status 

PNR Status of International Airlines

  • 1. Emirates Airlines
  • 2. Lufthansa Airlines
  • 3. American Airlines
  • 4. Qantas Airlines
  • 5. Singapore Airlines
  • 6. Qatar Airways
  • 7. Air France
  • 8. British Airways
  • 9. Cathay Pacific
  • 10.Virgin Atlantic
  • 11. Tiger Airways
  • Thai Airways
  • 12. Malaysia Airlines
  • 13. Air New Zealand
  • 14. Etihad Airways
  • 15. Asiana Airlines

How to get status of your Flight ticket?

Now a days long distances is no headache for people because of growing airlines business. Now people have busy life and schedule so they want to save time. Airlines are good way for time saving and give a lot of amenities to traveller. A lot of people all over the world depart from one location and arrive at the other location  in very few hours. Whether it is emergency or a normal trip to another country, you can travel via flight so easily

How  to Check Flight Pnr Status online:

Checking the status of the flight is now getting easy for users because of internet facility The time we  book the airtickets, we get a PNR number. PNR Means Passenger Name Record. This is a sort of id number  on your ticket and this helps us knowing the latest status of flight. It could be passenger or a group of passengers Who are travelling via  airlines.

This is commonly stored in CRS which is Computer Reservation System or may be GDS, which means Global Distribution System you just need to Enter  Passenger Name Record number in Flight PNR Status text box then you can check the current status of flight pnr number  to knowing that the ticket has been confirmed or not. CNF means confirmation of ticket And ‘WL’ means waiting status of pnr ‘Wait Listed’ means that you may or may not be eligible for flight boarding .

When you are entering the PNR number, you may have  to give more details while checking pnr status of  flight

  • 1. Passenger’s first name and last name
  • 2. Destination of departure and arrival

PNR is a concept  of  airlines because most of the people of the world to take reservation with one or other airlines.
Passengers may book for more than one ticket of  airlines when urgently required flight  ticket for reaching their particular destination. For knowing the status of your flight is we are providing you all the important information in this blog for different airlines that how to check your flight  pnr status step by step.
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