Indian Railway Seat Availability

If we talk about Seat availability in Indian Railway then it is a major concern in India because it's pretty much difficult to get them in any time. The Indian government providing lots of facility and amenities but the problem of seat booking in Indian railway still increasing day by day. However, with origin of online reservations, rail bookings have become much simpler.

Many of the online website that provide the Indian railway booking services. Indian Railways seat availability can be checked easily online via Clear trip, Yatra and Makemytrip and many more websites.

In Indian railway if there is cons then there are so many pros too. Like -

1. Much more train availability from one destination to other one.
2. Less fare
3. Best amenities during travel.
4. Comfort and services during their journey
5. Best Security
6. Cheapest, fastest, and most reliable modes of transportation.
7. Getting quick information

Follow the below steps to know How to check seat availability:

  1. Go to the IRCTC online website to check the seat availability. (
  2. On the page there will be an option 'Seat Availability', just click on the option.
  3. Enter the details like source station, Train Number, Journey Date, Source Stn. Code, Destination Stn. Code, Class...etc.
  4. Click on 'Get Details' button.
  5. You will find all source and destination stations on the page. Choose your appropriate station and click on 'Get it' button.
  6. Now you will get a list of all the trains between selected stations.
  7. Click on the train for which you want to check the seat availability and then click on the "get availability' button.
  8. Now you will get all the information regarding your search seat availability.
Indian Railway PNR Status

Easy website to check your PNR Status is Check PNR status (

  1. Go to the website
  2. Enter the 10 digit PNR number.
  3. Then click on button 'Check PNR' to see the updated booking information like such as Name, Age, Age Group, Date of Journey, Destination and Origin Status, Duration of Journey