Tickets

Single Ticket information
2017–18 Single Tickets

Single tickets to the Met’s 2017–18 season are on sale to the general public.

Create Your Own Series
Create Your Own Series

Build the package that’s right for you. Save 10% on your tickets and receive limited exchange privileges if you purchase 5 or more performances!

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  • June 25Individual tickets go on sale to the general public
  • Sep 25Opening night of the 2017–18 season

Special Offers

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Tickets to the Met start at just $25, with more than a third of Met tickets available for under $100. Here are some other ways to get access to lower-priced tickets at the Met.

Rush Tickets
Rush Tickets

Orchestra seats are available on the day of the performance for $25–30. Online only.

Groups
Groups

Whether you’re a group of students, professionals, friends, or travelers, the Met offers benefits and discounts when you book 10 or more tickets to a single performance.

Students
Students

Register with your student ID to get access to special low student rates online.

Fridays Under 40
Fridays Under 40

Ten Friday performances are designated as “Fridays Under Forty” for audiences aged 40 and under. Together with an 8 pm start time, these performances will include opportunities to socialize and learn more about the Met.

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Explore the
2017-18 Season

The Met’s 201718 season features five new productions and 20 repertory favorites.

Standing Room
Standing Room

Standing room tickets go on sale on the day of the performance and are available in the Orchestra and Family Circle.

Gift Cards

The perfect gift! Met Gift Cards are available in several elegant designs and can be redeemed for tickets, merchandise, and more.

Buy a Gift Card
Met Gift Card

Other Ways to Buy

At the Box Office
The Metropolitan Opera  House
Hours:
Monday – Saturday: 10 am – 8 pm
Sunday: Noon – 6 pm

By Phone
212-362-6000
Hours:
Monday – Saturday: 10 am – 8 pm
Sunday: Noon – 6 pm
Patron Ticket Service: 212-501-3460


By Mail or Fax

Address to:
Met Ticket Service
Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
New York, New York 10023
Fax: 212-870-7695

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Ticket Policies

At the Box Office
There are no refunds or cancellations. Tickets can be exchanged until 24 hours before the performance for a $10 fee per ticket. The exchange fee is waived for Subscribers and Patrons.

Donations
If you are unable to use your tickets, you may donate them back to the Met.

Donations must be received prior to the performance either by mail, by calling 212-362-6000 or in person at the Box Office. Ticket donations cannot be accepted after the performance has begun. 

Please mail your tickets to:

Metropolitan Opera
PO Box 1704
New York, NY 10023

A tax receipt for your donation will be mailed accordingly.  

Demand-Based Pricing
Prices for all performances are subject to change based on sales. The prices on the website are adjusted in real time and reflect the most current price for each performance.