Android Applications for Indian Railways Information
With over 65,000 kilometers of track with over 7,000 stations across the whole India, Indian Railways is world’s fourth largest railway network that cater to more than 25 million passengers and handles 2.5 million tons of freight every day.
Indian Railway Schedule Application
These applications allows users of Android phones to access up-to-date train schedules, arrival and departure details and current status across the complete network.
1. Indian Railway Schedule
The India Railway Schedule App for Android phones enables users to quickly get up-to-date train arrival and departure status on Indian Rail Network across the nation.
The application features a simple & intuitive interface allowing users select railway stations name or code and while user types in, the App throws suggestions right in the search box.
App then displays list of all trains passing via the the selected station in next 24 hours allowing user to select the train from the pop up list. User can also choose the desired date from the pop up.
Once done, App presents the up to date arrival and departure information for the train on the selected station for 24 hours period.
The Indian Railway Schedule App can be downloaded free from Android Market.
2. Indian Rail Info App
The Indian Rail Info App for Android platform allows users get information about Indian Railways across the nation with the up to date PNR Status.
This app is designed to access seat availability and arrival/departure information for any train in addition to allowing user to fetch transit related information about Indian Railway across the whole network.
- PNR Status
- Train Search
- Seat Availability (For trains running from Major Stations)
- Seat Availability (Between any two stations)
- New Train Number finder
- Arrival & Departure
- Train Running Status
- Seat Upgrade Status
- Fare Enquiry
The latest version 1.7.1 includes new feature “Vacant Seat Search in Running Trains” allowing users query vacant seats in selected few trains.
The India Rail Info App (482K) can be downloaded free from Android Market.
3. Indian Railway Train Alarm
The Indian Railway Train Alarm Application for Android platform allows users to tracks the running status of their choice of train and alert them in time in case the train is late or running before time.
The app also track the PNR status of ticket and is capable of alerting the users the confirmation of their wait-listed ticket status as and when the waitlisted ticket is confirmed.
Users of Android phone using this app can create alerts by simply entering their PNR number which they receive at the time of reservation.
In fact, the Application is capable of tracking the running status of any train at any location and allows users to download and save the train schedule for offline reference.
The Indian Railway Train Alarm App for Android phones can be downloaded free from Android Market.
4. PNR Status
PNR Status App allows users check the PNR status of Indian Railways train ticket.
In addition, users can also enter their IRCTC username and password and the PNR Status App will get the status of all the tickets in the future from your IRCTC account.
All communication between the Android phone running the App and the Indian Railway website using the username and password is claimed to be fully encrypted with SSL, RSA and AES encryption methods ensuring safety and security.
- Retrieve status of all tickets in the future from your IRCTC account
- Displays station name along with station code
- View status of several PNRs at once
- Totally advertisements free
- Option to send an SMS to 139 if data network connectivity fails
The PNR Status App for Android phones can be downloaded free from Google Android Market.
Some other Indian Railway Info Apps for Android Phones
Indian Rail PNR status enquiry – PNR status checker gives the status of reservations of Indian Railways. This app stores the PNR and shows up when you are typing next time.
A_PNR4IndianRail – An Android App to get the Railway Reservation Status for Indian Railways. A_PNR4INDIANRAIL An Unique Android Application to get the Railway Reservation Status for Indian Railways.
IndRail – Using IndRail you can get information about Indian ailway(s) such as current PNR Status, Seat Availability, Fare Enquiry and information of any train.
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