Now you can get live status of any train in India, its current location, expected delay time of arrival at your desired station etc easily and free online.
You need to put train number or train name at the box on top of the website at following link INDIA RAIL ENQUIRY
In the above when you start typing name of train or number of train, list will generate automatically, from where you can select.
From above website, you will also see the details of all train at particular station regarding delay information of all the train in that particular station that will be expected to come within 3-4 hour.
After submitting correct train, you will get all information of that train like all Station (stoppage), Delay, Arrival, Departure time. Click on refresh button provided to get the latest status. Check the date correctly.
The information is above website is official from the server of Indian railway, So it can be trustful.
It will be difficult and time consuming if you want to get information through calling 139 or asking from train enquiry counter.
You will get the information in following format
Train is at this station
Train departed from this station
The queried station
Terminated at current station
Expected time of arrival (ETA)
Expected time of departure (ETD)
Actual time of arrival (ATA)
Actual time of departure (ATD)
Cancelled at this station (CNC )
Getting information online is easy and free.