FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Ticket Price Range [46% Costly than 2018]

The FIFA World Cup is around the corner. The schedule is out and now the excitement is all about the tickets. For the people who are seriously giving a thought to attending the FIFA world cup 2022, here is an important article you need to read. 

In this article, we will be discussing the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Ticket Price Range. As per a few reports, the ticket prices for the 2022 World Cup have hiked by 46% compared to the 2018 Russia World Cup. 

FIFA World Cup 2022 Ticket Prices [46% Costly than 2018 FIFA World Cup]

Hospitality rights and ticket sales are major sources of revenue for FIFA when it comes to the world cup. In 2022, FIFA is targeting $500 million from these two sources. Ticket sales have begun and as observed, the ticket prices have seen an increase of 46% compared to the previous world cup. 

The ticket for the FIFA World Cup final on 18th December at Lusail stadium is priced at 5,850 Qatari riyals ($1,607). This is 46% more costly than the 2018 FIFA final ($1100) which France won. 

The category-2 tickets are 41% more expensive than 2018 priced at 3650 Qatari riyals which is approximately $1003(You can use a converter for accurate prices in your currency – click here. While category 3 tickets are the cheapest option available to international fans priced at 2200 Qatari riyals ($600). This is 33% more expensive than the world cup hosted in Russia. While category 4 tickets are only available to local residents and are priced at 750 riyals which is $206. 

The tickets for the opening match between the hosts Qatar and Ecuador have soared 37% compared to the 2018 Russia world cup. 

Barring the opening match, all other group stage matches, the Qatari residents can buy tickets for just 40 Qatari Riyals ($11). These are the cheapest tickets for locals since the 1986 world cup held in Mexico. While cheapest tickets for international fans for group stage matches are priced at $69. 

Individual Match Ticket Prices

Individual Match Ticket Prices
Individual Match Ticket Prices

If you are looking to buy individual matches or any specific match of your choice tickets then here is the summary of prices you need to pay to get into the stadium. (For detail information about Ticket categories click here)

QAR (Qatari Riyals) CAT 1 CAT 2 CAT 3 CAT 4 Accessibility Tickets
Opening Match 2250 1600 1100 200 200
Group Match 800 600 250 40 40
Round of 16 1000 750 350 70 70
Quarter-Finals 1550 1050 750 300 300
Semi-Finals 3480 2400 1300 500 500
3rd Place Match 1550 1100 750 300 300
Finals 5850 3650 2200 750 750

Team Specific Ticket Series Prices (Supporter Tickets)

Supporter Ticket Prices
Supporter Ticket Prices

Teams have a huge fan following. Every football fan dreams of watching a specific match inside the stadium with similar fans around him. To make that happen, FIFA has designed the ticket category – Support Tickets. In this category, Ticket holders will be seated in an area of the stadium designated solely for their national team’s fans. (For detail information about Ticket categories click here)

QAR (Qatari Riyals) CAT 1 CAT 2 CAT 3 Accessibility Tickets
Opening Match 2250 1600 1100 200
Group Match 800 600 250 40
Round of 16 1100 825 385 77
Quarter-Finals 1705 1155 825 330
Semi-Finals 3828 2640 1430 550
3rd Place Match 1705 1210 825 330
Finals 6435 4015 2420 825

Four-Stadium Ticket Series Prices

Four Stadium Ticket Prices
Four Stadium Ticket Prices

If you are looking to attend four matches, then here is a ticket category designed for you – the Four Stadium Ticket series. These tickets will give you access to four matches. (For detail information about Ticket categories click here)

QAR CAT 1 CAT 2 CAT 3 Accessibility Tickets
Series A 3200 2400 1000 160
Series B 3200 2400 1000 160
Series C 3600 2700 1200 220
Series D 3600 2700 1200 220
Series E 3600 2700 1200 220
Series F 3600 2700 1200 220
Series G 3200 2400 1000 160
Series H 3200 2400 1000 160
Series I 3200 2400 1000 160
Series J 3200 2400 1000 160
Series K 3200 2400 1000 160
Series L 3200 2400 1000 160
Series M 3200 2400 1000 160
Series N 4650 3400 1850 320

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