National Train Enquiry System

Written by Uma Shanti on Tuesday April 9, 2019

National Train Enquiry system (NTES) is the system that gives information to the general public about the time of departure and arrival of trains, information about train schedule, information about berthing platform, diverted trains and any other required information pertaining to rail transportation.

National Train Enquiry system (NTES) is the system that gives information to the general public about the time of departure and arrival of trains, information about train schedule, information about berthing platform, diverted trains and any other required information pertaining to rail transportation.

The aim of National Train Enquiry System is to provide information for the convenience of rail users in order to avoid Indian railway trains getting delayed, diverting or cancelling routes, rescheduling from starting stations and to maintain punctuality.

This has been achieved to some extent, information is now reliable and available to the passengers in the whole of Indian through various channels such as mobile phone via calling or through the use of SMS, web browsing using any of the travel services, display and enquiry at Indian Railway stations.

National Train Enquiry system can be classed as the best when it comes to giving information about status of Indian trains. This information can be received by the public through different means stated below:

  • Through their Website
  • By calling the Railway Enquiring number 139
  • By downloading NTES mobile app for IOS, Android and window for Google play.

The information given to the public by National Train Enquiry system (NTES)
is grouped as follows:

  • Live station gives information about trains that are to run in 2-4 hours from the station.
  • Sport your train gives information about train status using the train number or name.
  • Cancelled Trains gives information about trains that has been partially or totally cancelled in the whole of Indian for a day.
  • Rescheduled Trains gives information about trains that has rescheduled their time.
  • Diverted Trains gives information about train whose route has been diverted.
  • PNR status gives information about passenger present status.

Unlike those days that you have to make alot of enquiries by visiting railway stations, Now the official website of Indian railway have made it easy for the public to check for Train running status, Seat availability, Train between station and how to spot a train.

You can now sit at home and check for your Running status, Seat availability and Train between station online using the website of any of the travel services by providing the required details.

For seat availability,Train between stations you will require the folowing details when you visit the website of any of the travel services:

  • Your starting station and destination name
  • Your journey date
  • Choice of class of train you which to travel with ( if you select My class are flexible you will be able to check seats of all classes).

To check for Train running status you will need to give the following:

  • Five valid digit numbers of the train
  • Information about your station
  • Information about your journey day

National Train Enquiry System Android App
Indian Railways Official app for travelers using railways for taking holiday vacation trips, official trips, tours, and daily commute. Site provides train-running related and real-time status queries for all trains of India.

Features-
Spot Your Train,Live Station,Train Schedule,Trains between Stations,Cancelled Trains,Rescheduled Trains,Diverted Trains