Introducing Instant Refunds

Payment gateway refunds
processed instantly

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Payment modes

Do your customer refunds take more than 3 working days?

With Cashfree, businesses can refund payment gateway and cash on
delivery transactions automatically & instantly.


Integrated refund management

Works seamlessly with your Cashfree payment gateway integration

Connect with ERP

Integrate with the internal product or ERP with our simple API

Real time updates

Customers get real-time update on the refund status, reduce support tickets

Advanced analytics

Analytics Dashboard for businesses to monitor the status on refunds

Coming Soon

Integrated instant refunds for Cash On Delivery orders

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How does it work?

Using Cashfree
Payment Gateway


1. Refund requested by the customer

2. Refund is triggered on the merchant’s end

3. Refund received instantly on the original source of payment

Shopify & Magento

You can use Shopify or Magento refund flow or use Cashfree dashboard for integrated refunds.

Other Payment Gateways

Integrate with Cashfree instant Refund API to send payment details, and track the real-time status of refunds with Cashfree Dashboard.

Who can use instant refunds

  • 1. Travel & hospitality - online booking
  • 2. E-Commerce
  • 3. Medical Sector
  • 4. Hyper Local
View API Docs

Do you receive frequent refund requests?

Couple Instant Refunds with Cashfree’s pre-authorization feature to keep your customer experience best in class.

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Cashfree Instant Refunds

India's fastest refund solution by a payment gateway.
Refund money instantly and 24x7

Payment modes

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Case Study

Nykaa uses Cashfree to send speedy refunds to customers. Once the customer requests a refund, operations team reviews it and money is transfered instantly to customer's account.


Refunds will be instant to payments made via debit cards, net banking, wallets & UPI. However, refunds to certain credit cards can take a day.

No, refund once processed can not be reversed. In the case of card payments, a chargeback can, however be filed.

Yes. But, merchants using other payment gateways and sending payment details need to be PCI DSS compliant.

Yes, instant refunds can be done for international payments.

Yes, instant refunds can be done directly to any Indian bank account.

Yes, instant refunds can be done directly to Phonepe, Amazon Pay & Paytm wallet.

Yes, instant refunds can be done directly to all UPI IDs.