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Indian Railways ticket refund status: Cancelled tickets status tracking now possible at refund.indianrail.gov.in

Jun 11, 2018, 10:54 AM IST

Indian Railways travellers can check refund status of their cancelled tickets in real-time.

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Indian Railways passengers must first log on to new website refund.indianrail.gov.in. Indian Railways had launched this website recently.

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To find out cancelled ticket status on refund.indianrail.gov.in website only requires one thing.

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Indian Railways requires passengers to key-in their Passenger Name Record (PNR) number/s.

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Once this is done Indian Railways website refund.indianrail.gov.in will reflect travellers' cancelled tickets refund status.

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Refund.indianrail.gov.in will show refund status at ticket counters as well as online.

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Indian Railways ticket refund status system will be of most help to those passengers who are forced to submit claims through Ticket Deposit Receipts (TDRs) at ticket counters.

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These Indian Railways passengers have to do this as they cannot find out their tickets' refund status from any other source.

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The current Indian Railways system till recently provided updates to only those who booked their tickets through IRCTC website. This is via e-mails and SMS.

 

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Notably, Indian Railways tickets can be cancelled across ticket counters, IRCTC website and through Railways enquiry number 139.

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Indian Railways cancelled ticket refund is much faster online as the amount is credited to the passenger's bank account within 5 days. 

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In offline mode, tickets are cancelled across the counter and the money is paid back within a 7-day period.