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'PNR' - What does it mean?

Asked by archana chatterjee, 17 Jul '09 08:48 pm
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PNR is an important number that is written on the top left corner of an Indian Rail Ticket. The abbreviation PNR stands for Passenger Name Record. Actually, PNR is a travel record of a person or a group of persons in the database of Computer Reservation System (CRS). In practical terms, PNR has five parts that are essential in order to get a booking done. The five parts or requisites of PNR number are as follows.

* Passenger(s) Name
* Travel Agent's Contact Details
* Details of Ticket (could be a ticket number or ticketing time limit)
* Itinerary as a minimum of one segment that should be similar for all passengers listed.
* Person's Name, who makes the booking

After the completion of requirements, the CRS issues a unique alpha-numeric record locator that remains same in spite of any extra changes made. The online queries regarding PNR can be obtained from the Computerized Reservation Applications that are available for Public from 08:00 hrs to 20:00 IST o ...more
Answered by Jack Johnson, 18 Jul '09 07:24 am

 
  
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With regards to travel, it means Passenger Name Record.
Answered by RAJAN MHAMAI, 17 Jul '09 08:50 pm

 
  
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Passenger Name Record
Answered by Prasoon Sinha, 17 Jul '09 08:53 pm

 
  
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Passenger Name Record
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 17 Jul '09 08:55 pm

 
  
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Passenger name record
Answered by Manish Luthra, 17 Jul '09 08:55 pm

 
  
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Passenger Number Record.

This is a ten digit computer generated number, which is an important reference number for all reservation/ cancellation related activities.
Answered by S. Ramesh, 17 Jul '09 08:54 pm

 
  
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Passenger Name Record
Answered by hitler, 17 Jul '09 08:52 pm

 
  
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Passenger Name Record
Answered by vandana iyer, 17 Jul '09 08:51 pm

 
  
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If used in Science (stability of atoms) PNR refers to Proton neutron ratio . If it refers to reservation, and retrieval of confirmation information etc. personal name record characterized by a particular number of many digits.
Answered by Arakuzha Ramachandran, 17 Jul '09 08:55 pm

 
  
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It is on railway ticket
passanger record number
Answered by pramod rajapurkar, 17 Jul '09 09:52 pm

 
  
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