There are times when we have to cancel our train tickets due to some specific reason. The process of canceling a train ticket is a bit cumbersome and time consuming. According to the rules of Indian Railways, you can also cancel IRCTC Train Ticket online. While canceling train tickets, you need to know about cancellation charges and refund. Today we will tell you how you can easily cancel the ticket sitting at home through IRCTC website irctc.co.in and IRCTC Rail Connect app.
How to cancel train ticket online
Now as before, you do not need to queue at the railway counter or pay travel agent fees. You can also cancel as well as book train tickets sitting at home. You can cancel the ticket through IRCTC website and IRCTC Rail Connect App. It is to be noted that the train ticket can be canceled even before the preparation of the train chart. Remember that ticket is not canceled after chart preparation and in such case you have to file TDR (Ticket Deposit Receipt) online through IRCTC website or app.
How to cancel ticket through IRCTC website
Login to irctc.co.in with your User ID and Password
Now by going to My Account > My Transactions, click on Booked Ticket History
Select the ticket you want to cancel from the list of booked tickets. Scroll down and select Cancel Ticket option
– Tick the check box appearing before Select All or tap the Cancel button on the passengers whose ticket is to be canceled
Now click on OK to confirm the cancellation in the pop-up window
In case of partial cancellation of the ticket, the traveling passengers will have to carry a fresh print out of ERS (Electronic Reservation Slip).
How to cancel tickets through IRCTC Rail Connect app
First of all login to IRCTC Rail Connect app with your User ID and Password or 4 digit PIN
Now go to My Transaction > My Bookings option visible in the menu bar at the bottom
Open the three dot menu appearing on the top right corner of the screen and select the ticket which is to be canceled from the drop-down list. – – After that select on Cancel Ticket
– Select All or tick the check box in front of the passenger whose ticket is to be canceled and then click on the Cancel button
Now click on Yes on the pop-up window that appears on the screen