Bangladesh Railway Train Tracking is, surprisingly, the modern innovation for passengers to track the trains easily.
Consequently, with the help of some codes or numbers, you can know the location, the departure and arrival time as well as the live movement of any train of Bangladesh.
So, it is quite impressive to hear that, you can go through the train tracking bd procedure by sending an SMS via your SIM card and by using online BD Train Tracker app.
Therefore, a traveler can make a plan for the train journey, according to the movement of trains. Thus, you must have the knowledge of BD Train Tracker procedure most importantly.
Train Tracking BD
In Bangladesh, The online train tracking system was available from December 2014. Bangladesh Railway Authority provides this new train tracking technology, which is also known as Train Tracking Monitoring System (TTMS). Gradually, this technology is making the Railway Communication System smooth and progressive.
This online train tracking system is GPS and GPRS based and shows the live movement status of trains, their destination, current location, speed rates and so on.
Moreover, you can also know which trains will departure first from station and which will be delayed. So, by giving this information, this service can simply quench the hassles of passengers.
BD Train Tracking Process :
For tracing a train’s location, you have to use a 5 digits number, which is 16381. You have to send an SMS on 16381. First, you need to go to the message option on your phone. Then, you need to type the text as given below :
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TR <space> Train Number / Train Code.
When you complete typing the text you have to send it on 16381. Then, you will have a return message showing the location of your desired train.
As an example, suppose, you are trying to trace the Ekota Express Intercity train which travels from Dhaka to Dinajpur. The train number of Ekota Express is 705 and it’s train code is ‘ekota’ . Then you need to type like the text given below and send it to 16381 :
TR 705 or, TR ekota
Then, you will be send a return message which will show you the current location of Ekota Express, its departure time, destination, arrival time and so on.
BD Train Tracking Ways :
For using the online train tracker, most importantly, you need to know the process. Firstly, you can use the train tracker service, with the help of some Android Apps. Secondly, you can have this service by sending SMS through SIM cards and you will have a return text showing the live status and schedule of your respective trains.
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- Bangladesh Train Tracker Android Apps
- Send SMS through SIM cards
- By Mobile Operators Like GP, Robi, Banglalink
Train Tracker Apps For Android :
Bangladesh Train Tracker (Version 3.0.1) is a free software application, which was last updated on 30 April 2019. You have to send a message using 5 digits code with the charge BDT 4 (excluding VAT). The users of Banglalink, Robi, GP, Airtle can use the Train Tracker App.
This app provides the information to the passengers about train’s current location as well as live movement, arrival time, departure time, current stoppage, cancellation and so on. Though Bangladesh Train Tracker is the official app provided by Bangladesh Railway Authority, there are also several train tracking apps in Play Store. They are : Amader Rail, Rail Sheba, Live Train Location, BD Railway etc.
Mobile Train Tracker :
There are four mobile network operators of Bangladesh, that provides the train tracking service. They are : Robi, Airtle, Gp, Banglalink. You can track your desired train using these SIM cards in your smartphone.
These SIM cards connect through Bangladesh Train Tracker app and helps you find the train’s location. You need to send only an SMS to 16381, using any of these SIM cards and you will be able to trace any Intercity train of Bangladesh.
Train Tracking Process For GP Users :
If you are a user of GP aka Grameenphone, you have to follow some simple steps for knowing train tracking information. The train tracking service of GP is known as GP Train Tracker. Firstly, you have to go to the Message application of your phone. Secondly, you need to click text message option and have to type : TR <space> Train Number/Train Code. Third step is, you need to send this on 16381. Thus, you get to know the location, arrival time, speed rate of the train which code or number you have given. For sending the message, BDT 4 will be deducted from your account balance.
For example, if you want to know the live location of Jamuna Express Intercity train, then you need type this : TR 746 or, TR jamuna and send it to 16381.
Train Tracking Process For Robi Users :
You can easily use the Robi Train Tracker features by sending an SMS. To see the live train status of a train, you should open the message option of your phone and type TR <space> Train Number/Train Code and then you have to send it on 16381. It will charge you 4 Taka 60 Paisa. Finally, you will get an return SMS showing the live train location of your demanding train.
As an example, imagine you are planning to know the live location status of Meghna Express and you have to type the message like this : TR 730 or, TR Jamuna and send it to 16381.
It is quite easy to use the Train Tracking System by using Banglalink network operator SIM. You have to open text message option of your cell phone first. Then, you need type this text : TR <space> Train Number / Train Code and type 16381 in recipient’s number box and click the send option. It will cost you BDT 4.60 per SMS.
For example, you need to know the live location of Titumir Express by using Banglalink Train Tracker. Then you have to type : TR 733 or, TR Titu and send this SMS to 16381.
Train Code and Train Number For BD Train Tracker :
Here we are showing the chart of train names, along with, their train number, train code, departure time, off days and also the name of their starting and destination places. You can easily track any of these trains by using the train codes or numbers from the chart for sending SMS.
|Serial||Train Name||Train No||Train Code||From||To||Departure Time||Off Day|
|14||Egaro Pro D||738||egaropd||Kishoreganj||Dhaka||6:50||None|
|21||Egaro Pro U||737||egaropu||Dhaka||Kishoreganj||7:15||Wednesday|
|22||Bijoy Ex||785||bijoy||Chittagong||Mymensingh Jn||7:20||Wednesday|
|42||Egaro God D||750||egarogd||Kishoreganj||Dhaka||12:30||Wednesday|
|65||Egaro God U||749||egarogu||Dhaka||Kishoreganj||18:30||None|
|70||Bijoy Ex||786||bijoy||Mymensingh Jn||Chittagong||20:00||Tuesday|
Final Words :
Comparatively, Railway journey is a safe land transport system. That is why, this always stays in the first choice of travelers.
So, Bangladesh Train Tracker Service is always there to serve the travelers by giving the live status of trains. By following some simple steps, travelers can trace their desired train and come to station maintaining the time.
Moreover, it is important to know that Train Tracking BD can only trace the Intercity trains of Bangladesh. You cannot get to know the status of Mail Express trains or any other trains by using this service.