Indian Railways is something we all need and we all would have travelled at least once in our life time. We know that lots of improvements are being made in Indian railway and currently one of the best features is train inquiry or live running train status which can be done online and has great features. We tried to explore this and found that this is something really very good tool prepared by Indian railway to check Live train running status online. We will provide you the details as how to use this and the information provided is very accurate.
Steps to check Live train running status from official website (http://enquiry.indianrail.gov.in/)
Step 1:- You need to visit website http://enquiry.indianrail.gov.in/ which is the official website and is the most accurate and reliable. Click on the link and you will see below screen of train inquiry website, where you can check the live status of trains.
To check the live running status of the train click on spot your train button present in the top left side and you will see below an option to enter train number.or the name of the train. You need to provide any one of the information like if you know the train number then you put the number and it will give the result in seconds. Suppose I need to check the status of chennai express with train number 12163 going from mumbai to chennai. You can enter either chennai express or the train number.
I have entered the train number and it will automatically show all the stations of this train as shown in the below screen.
You can click on the station name for which you need to check the status. Please note you need to select the date also. For example I need to check the status of chennai express for the station Koduru. I will select the station and the date and you will see the latest status of the train as shown in the below screen.
A beautiful detailed view of the train will appear which will provide the exact status of the train and all the relevant details.
This is one the example of the search in which you know the train number or name but you can get a collective view also if you want to know which all trains are currently arriving to a particular station within 2 or 4 Hours. This can be done using the tab Live Station where you can enter the station name or the station code.
There are other numerous ways by which you can search via this tool and we found it really helpful. Some of the other ways to search is if you need to go from Mumbai to Delhi select the train tab and type the source and destination station name and it will populate all the details.
You can also download the App in your smart phone. We would like everyone to use this tool and get rid of problems that everyone faced before related to Indian railway and there are lot of websites but the one we have mentioned is the official website and is most reliable. Hope this article will help you to get rid off all the problems related to Indian railways.