Introducing Train Mic: in app & widget

Discover the power of your voice.. try a search with the new Train Mic in Indian Train Status for Android!

Today the Indian Train Status app for Android expands and simplifies train voice search with: the Train Mic.

Meet the Train Mic

Train Mic can be found in two locations:

  • In the app:

  • And a new widget:

Tap on either to start voice input:

The first time, some examples of what you can say are shown:

As shown here, you can search trains between two stations, by name and by number.

Try a search with the Train Mic… discover the power of your voice!

Get it on Google Play

Voice search for trains

Quick and convenient, voice search for trains is now available in Indian Train Status for Android!

“Ok Google, search Indian Train Status for trains from Chennai to Bengaluru”.

It’s quick and convenient.

You don’t even have to launch the app!

Just activate voice command mode on your Android phone by saying ‘Ok Google’ if enabled, or by tapping on the ‘Google mic’ / Google Assistant.

Then say ‘search Indian Train Status for…’

and you can search trains between two stations, trains by name or by number.

Here are some examples:

  • Search Indian Train Status for trains from Chennai to Bengaluru
  • Search Indian Train Status for trains between Chennai and Mumbai
  • Search Indian Train Status for Mumbai Express
  • Search Indian Train Status for 16347


To get this feature right now, please update the Indian Train Status app for Android from:

https://indiantrainstatus.com/install

ITS @ 10M!

Indian Train Status app for Android crosses 10 million downloads

Today the Indian Train Status app has crossed 10 million downloads, making it the most downloaded train enquiry app in India. 

Thanks to all who have downloaded, used and given valuable feedback for the app, without which this wouldn’t have been possible. Have great day!

Announcing the Train Status Beta Testers Google+ Community

Join the Indian Train Status Beta Tester Google+ community and check out latest development features:

A beta tester community has been created for Indian Train Status (Android & iOS).  Join the community & check out latest development features:

https://plus.google.com/u/1/communities/110626927754743610753

And after joining the community, to opt – in for Android beta testing, visit:

https://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.sasyabook.runningtrainstatus

For iOS, it is  by email invitation, so just send in your email and you will be invited for ‘TestFlight’ beta testing.

 

TravelKhana Android Mobile App – Food in Train – Khana Online

TravelKhana: a place where you can order your food during your train journey. TravelKhana is the largest food delivery provider in train, through out more than 2O0 Indian railway junctions. You can visit www.travelkhana.com from your desktop, mobile to book your khana online, TravelKhana delivery boy will be right your train seat to deliver your order.
TravelKhana LogoTravelKhana understands the need of Indian railway passengers, and that’s why it has introduced some utilities too to make your rail journey better!

TravelKhana has just introduced their android mobile app (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.travelkhana&hl=en) where you can access all TravelKhana services. Get the TravelKhana train food order booking application.

With this app you can book food anywhere in India while traveling in a train. Offers choice of food from Veg, Non Veg, Thalis, Wraps, Pizza. TravelKhana spot your running train status and gets the order delivered fresh near your seat while you are in a train. Use TravelKhana to order food at more than 200 locations across India while traveling in a train.

Reservation Date Calc

Train Status for Android, iOS & WIndows Phone now feature a Reservation Date Calculator

Train Status for Android, iOS & Windows Phone now have a reservation date calculator

Reservation Date Calc (Android)
Android
Reservation Date Calc (iOS)
iOS
Reservation Date Calc (WP)
Windows Phone

You can also set reminders for the day reservation starts.

The update is available on Google PlayApp Store & Windows Phone Store

 

Apps Featured on NDTV Gadgets Website

Two of the apps here are featured in an NDTV Gadgets site article on “Apps and Sites that make train travel in India better”!

Two of the apps here – Indian Train Alarm and Indian Train Status have been featured in an NDTV Gadgets article on Apps and Sites that make train travel in India better!

Beyond IRCTC: Apps and Sites That Make Train Travel Better

Here is a link to the article:  http://gadgets.ndtv.com/apps/features/five-apps-and-sites-that-make-train-travel-in-india-better-555645

Links to these apps, for all major mobile platforms, are in the  Apps page