How to Cancel Your tickets bookings in IRCTC?

You can easily cancel your tickets online through the IRCTC website or application. The website provides you an option to cancel the e-ticket. By following these steps below you can easily cancel your IRCTC ticket online. 

Step #1 login to your registered IRCTC account.

Step #2 Go to the ‘My Transactions’ option and then click on the ‘Booked Ticket History’ option on the menu bar.

Step #3 Click on the ‘cancel ticket’ option.

Step #4 Click on the ticket which you want to be canceled and click on the ‘cancel ticket’ option.

Step #5 Select the checkbox option before the passenger’s name which you want to cancel, then click on the ‘cancel ticket’.

Step #6 A confirmation page will pop up on your display. Click the ‘OK’ button to confirm the cancellation of the train ticket. 

Step #7 Then your train ticket will be canceled successfully.

Step #8 If it is a recently cancled ticket, then you have to get a new ERS to show to the TTE during your train journey.

On successful IRCTC ticket cancellation , the cancellation money shown on the screen will be refunded. A confirmation message for IRCTC e-ticket will be sent on the registered mobile number, and email ID.

When the train ticket is successfully cancled, the cancellation amount which is displayed on your screen will be refunded to you. A confirmation message for IRCTC e-tickets cancellation will be sent on your registered mobile number and email ID.

Rules for IRCTC e-Tickets Cancellation

There are many specific rules for the cancellation of e-ticket:

  • An e-Ticket can only be canceled online and it cannot be allowed to be canceled through PRS counters.
  • The Confirmed e-tickets can be canceled within 4 hours before the departure of the train.
  • The RAC and Waitlisted e-Tickets are canceled within 30 minutes before the departure of the train.
  • After the chart preparation, you can cancel your e-ticket booking only by filing a TDR (Ticket Deposit Receipt). 

Refund Rules for IRCTC Online e-Ticket Booking Cancellation

  • You must have to know some of the IRCTC refund rules before canceling your online train booking.
  • You will get your money refund when the IRCTC train booking cancels your e-Ticket successfully but they will deduct some cancellation charges.
  • The cancellation amount for IRCTC e-Tickets which were booked online through IRCTC will be refunded to your account which you have used to make the payment at the booking time.

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