[Tip] Get Free SMS Alerts When your IRCTC PNR Status Changes

Indian railways pnr status on mobile

Say you’ve booked a train ticket in India from IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited) and the ticket is yet to be confirmed (waiting list) then you need to periodically keep checking PRN status of the ticket. Not any more, using this free service called MyPNRStatus, once you visit their site and enter your mobile and PNR number, MyPNRStatus will continuously keep checking the status of your PNR and inform you of any status changes to the PNR via SMS. Cool, isn’t it?

3 Easy Steps for Free PNR Status Updates via SMS:

  1. Visit mypnrstatus.com
  2. Enter your PNR number and mobile number where you want to be notified about status changes
  3. Hit Submit

If you do not have access to internet, you can also send an SMS

MYPNR<space>10 DIGIT PNR NUMBER to 9220092200

pnr status sms

Now no need to worry about continuously checking for the PNR status every now and then. This free service does the task and will notify you of any status changes via SMS.

Link: MyPnrStatus.com

Related: 5 Ways to Check your PNR Status from Mobile


  1. bhavin Reply

    this is a very good service.
    i used it to check my two tickets.
    btw i came to this site using twitter.. so keep tweeting

  2. sitakanta Reply

    This is an extremely useful application. Thanks for sharing the information.

    The site should do away with the pop-up video advertisement on the landing page itself.

    • Deepak Jain Post authorReply

      Sorry for late reply Sitakant.

      As you know, for the past few days I’ve been busy with some problem.

      Well, yes the site is really very useful. Hope someone from their team makes a note of your ‘Video’ related suggestion.

  3. KRISHNA RAJ N S Reply

    i have a motorola slvr L 9 set – bsnl gprs enabled – but connectivity is not there – very slow
    unable to connect to facebook – gmail – etc – only yahoo mail i can access
    what is the solution for this

  4. nalin Reply

    Hey depak,

    This service is great ! nice we save alot of time checking pnr again again … thts cool .. Good info ..

  5. sanjit Reply

    its very good service…………………………………….

  6. Anand Reply

    Kudos to myPNRstatus.com site owners. It is a very good service and they promptly send you the changes and also inform the Coach/Seat numbers once the chart is prepared. This is too Good!! I have been telling about this site to my friends and also posted a note on this my blog as well. Visit anandsp1.wordpress.com to view the same.

  7. karvande Sanjay B Reply

    This site is very good…… last 2 months i am using this site frequently and i got help lot from this site. I could send coach and berth position to my son wandering at remote places of India for his interviews.I do canvass of this site so that people get understand the benefits of this site.

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