In last few years Indian Railways has got some remarkable improvement in their online services. So if you need to check your Northern Railway PNR status, you can simply visit their official website and get the latest updates in few clicks.
Know more about the Northern railway zone
Under the administration of the Indian Railways, the Northern railway zone is among the most convenient and largest railway zones. It is really a matter of great appreciation that the Northern railway zone in India was the first railway zone to employ computerized passenger railway reservation system.
The record breaking innovation works and technical advancements in the railway system have been made in this zone to make it ultra modern and more customers friendly. It is also known as the first railway zone to introduce diesel and electrically run locomotive simulators.
Useful information about northern railways
The northern railway zone covers the distance of about 6807 km in North India. Stretch of railway lines of this zone covers entire region of total right states of the country; Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, Union Territory of Chandigarh.
The headquarter of this railway zone is situated in New Delhi while five leading cities of the country serve as divisional offices. These cities are as follows:
How to check PNR status through telephonic enquiry?
If you want to know your Northern PNR status through telephonic enquiry, you need nothing but referring some helpline numbers of relevant railways. You can send your ten digit PNR number to ‘139’ for getting a revert SMS showing your PNR status. Even this helpline number can be approached for getting any kind of information about the railway system such as timing of trains, railways services and facilities offered to passengers etc.
One more option to get your Northern PNR status through phone number is sending an SMS on 57886 or 5888 or 5676747 without typing space. Although, these customer care numbers are not toll free for SMS and you will be charged Rs. 3 per SMS for using this service but you can get your PNR status through this service instantly.