YES. Indian Railways do allow you to book or cancel your confirm railway ticket from any station in India which has a PRS i.e a computerized ticket counter. Click Here if you want to cancel your confirmed ticket online.
Steps to Cancel Confirm Railway Ticket
1] Go to the IRCTC website.
2] Enter the PNR, Train Number, and Captcha
3] Select the checkbox to confirm that you accept rules.
4] After you click on submit, an OTP will be sent to the mobile number which was given at the time of booking. Enter that OTP and again click on submit.
5] After the OTP is verified, PNR details will be displayed.
6] Verify the details and click “Cancel Ticket”. Refund amount will be displayed.
7] You will get an SMS with PNR and refund details.
8] Go to your nearest PRS counter and collect your refund amount.
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Important Rules To Remember
1] Refund of fare after deduction of charges on cancellation of the ticket can be collected at any PRS counter of Indian Railways before 4 hours of scheduled departure of the train in case of a confirmed ticket. In the case of waitlisted/RAC ticket, you have to collect it before 30 minutes.
2] Refund will be given to you only at the PRS counter of journey commencing station or nearby satellite PRS counter locations by surrendering the original journey ticket.
3] The amount of the fare will be deducted according to the refund rules.
This is how you can get your counter confirmed ticket canceled online. Even if the ticket is waitlisted or RAC, still you can cancel that in the same way. If you have any suggestions or comments or want to add something to this article then please share them via the comment section below.