Train Coach Position Through Train Number

Enter the 5 digit train number or train name to check your latest coach position. And do not mention any special characters.

About train coach position

Train coach position for any Indian railways train are arranged with respect to the engine of the coach. Sometimes Indian railways add extra coaches if the rush is more in trains. In such scenarios, the extra coach is mostly added towards the start of train or towards the end. Trainpnrstatus is providing detailed coach position of any train to ease your hassle. However, it is always advisable to reach station keeping some time in hand so that such details can be rechecked.

Process to check train coach position

You can check coach position on trainpnrstatus in 2 easy steps
Step 1: Enter 5 digit train number
Step 2: Click on check coach position

Note: Please understand that coach position can also be changed on last minute by Indian railways which might not be updated immediately

Where to find PNR number on ticket?

PNR number is generally printed at the top left corner of the printed tickets (tickets that are taken from railway station booking window). In case of the E – Ticket (tickets that are booked online or through IRCTC website), it is mentioned at top in separate cell.

Current Reservation Status Check Using SMS

Railway has launched SMS service for PNR enquiry to enhance customer satisfaction. Passengers having no access to internet, find it useful and convenient mean. Most popular of them are as follows:


139 SMS Service

139 SMS service was initially launched by IRCTC. In order to get PNR status on mobile through SMS, one need to send following message on 139.

PNR (your PNR number)
For example: PNR 1023456789
Available on: Aircel, Airtel, BSNL, iDEA, LOOP, MTNL, MTS, Reliance, TATA, Telenor, Vodafone